Rick George

Statement From Rick George

Feb. 12, 2020

University of Colorado head football coach Mel Tucker has informed CU Athletic Director Rick George that he is resigning, effective immediately. George issued a statement Wednesday morning. Read the statement.

Chancellor with Phillip Lindsay video

Missing football? Check out this interview with Phillip Lindsay

Feb. 10, 2020

Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano sits down with star Denver Broncos running back and former CU student athlete Phillip Lindsay, the first undrafted rookie offensive player to make the Pro Bowl. He is the only undrafted player to eclipse 1,000 yards rushing in each of his first two seasons.

Tyler Bey

Tyler Bey named finalist for Karl Malone Award

Feb. 7, 2020

The Colorado junior is one of 10 NCAA Division I men's basketball players competing to win the annual honor, which recognizes the top Division I power forward.

Byron White (#24) was one of the nation's top players in 1937. (CUBuffs.com)

Retired numbers to circulate back into use

Feb. 6, 2020

Three University of Colorado football uniform numbers that have been retired for decades will circulate back into use, athletic director Rick George has announced.

Chancellor Philip DiStefano

NCAA adopts Olympics legislation to provide funding flexibility for elite student-athletes

Jan. 27, 2020

Changes enacted at last week’s NCAA convention provide new flexibility for elite student-athletes to receive funding to support their Olympics training efforts.

CU athletic director Rick George

Rick George named to College Football Playoff Selection Committee

Jan. 22, 2020

The CU athletic director will serve a three-year term on the 13-member committee, which is in charge of creating the rankings and selecting the teams that compete for the College Football Playoff National Championship.

Chip and the Colorado cheerleading team after winning the 2020 Mascot National Championship

Chip wins his third Mascot National Championship

Jan. 21, 2020

Chip took first place among mascots at the 2020 College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championships on Saturday in Orlando, Florida, winning for the first time since 2010.

Two helmets are seen on the football field with the Dal Ward building in the background.

Pac-12 releases conference football game schedule for 2020 season

Jan. 16, 2020

The Pac-12 Conference has released its schedule for conference football games for the 2020 season, with CU having two home games in each month of the season and a non-Saturday contest for the 25th straight season.

Taylor Kornieck

Taylor Kornieck selected third overall in NWSL Draft

Jan. 16, 2020

Taylor Kornieck, a Colorado soccer standout who was picked by the Orlando Pride, is the highest Colorado draft pick in any sport since Chauncey Billups was drafted No. 3 overall by the Boston Celtics in 1997.

Coach Tad Boyle presents Nick Nelson (third from right) his No. 13 Colorado jersey.

Nicholas Nelson joins Buffs through Team IMPACT

Jan. 13, 2020

The men's basketball team on Friday signed 13-year-old Nicholas Nelson to the team in partnership with a national nonprofit whose mission is to improve the quality of life for children facing serious and chronic illnesses.