Colorado State Test
The Buffaloes defeated their rivals, the Colorado State Rams, in one of the most dramatic victories in recent years. In the end, they won 43-35 in double overtime. They overcame an 11-point deficit to beat their state rivals in front of many celebrities. This was a coming-of-age moment for Coach Prime and his Colorado team (via Sporting News).
Fox NFL Sunday commentator Jimmy Johnson said: “What’s impressed me is how he’s working at it. He has worked at recruiting, he’s worked at marketing and he’s worked at publicity. He’s worked at demanding excellence from his players, and so that’s what has impressed me more than anything.”