Ahkello Witherspoon celebrates in 2015's football game against Oregon

Five keys for Buffs vs. Oregon

Sept. 23, 2016

Last week, the Colorado Buffaloes played well enough to win in two of three phases against fourth-ranked Michigan—and paid dearly for their mistakes in the third area.

Ralphie's Green Stampede

Run with Ralphie's Green Stampede

Sept. 9, 2016

At Saturday's first home game of the football season, let’s rally behind not only the Buffs but CU Boulder’s top-of-the-line zero waste program at Folsom Field - Ralphie's Green Stampede.

CU Football Players

Bragging rights: Rocky Mountain Showdown

Sept. 1, 2016

Bragging rights in Colorado for the next 364 days will be up for grabs Friday night when Colorado and Colorado State square off in the Rocky Mountain Showdown, one of the oldest college football rivalries in the Rocky Mountain West.

Buff Bus

Free bus rides to the Rocky Mountain Showdown available

Sept. 1, 2016

Are you going to the Rocky Mountain Showdown and need a ride? The University of Colorado Student Government and CU Athletics have paired up to make free bus rides available to CU Boulder students going to the CU vs CSU game on Friday, Sept. 2. The buses will board in front of the Coors Events Center beginning at 2 p.m.

An unidentified man with arms crossed sports Buff gear and a stethoscope.

Student-athlete health the focus of newly launched study

Aug. 29, 2016

In what may be a first-ever exhaustive study of intercollegiate student-athletes, a team of CU Boulder researchers will gauge not only fitness but also general well-being among participants. Funded by a grant from the Pac-12 Conference, CU Boulder's Public Health Program, the Integrative Physiology Department, Sports Medicine, Psychology and Neuroscience and others will collaborate, examining such aspects as how quickly student-athletes acclimate to Boulder's altitude and how healthy their sleep patterns are, for example.

Coaches Burroughs and Wetmore

Olympic medals still producing smiles for Wetmore, Burroughs

Aug. 26, 2016

It's been more than a week now since two of their runners, former Colorado NCAA champions and All-Americans Emma Coburn and Jenny Simpson, claimed Olympic bronze medals. The glow has by no means worn off.

Jenny Simpson

Simpson claims Bronze in Olympic 1,500

Aug. 18, 2016

Former Colorado star Jenny Simpson became the second Buff in two days to claim an Olympic bronze medal, putting on a terrific finishing kick over the last 200 meters Tuesday night to finish third in the 1,500-meter final. Simpson, who finished in 4 minutes, 10.53 seconds, is the first American...

Emma Coburn at the Rio Olympics

Coburn wins Olympic Bronze, resets American record

Aug. 17, 2016

Very few Olympians get to leave the games with a medal around their neck, but Colorado's very own Emma Coburn will leave as one of the elite after earning the bronze medal in the 3,000-meter steeplechase Monday morning.

 Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn

Former CU greats aiming for gold in Rio

July 22, 2016

Excitement for the Olympics in Rio is building for CU alumni Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn. The two track and field stars and training partners are aiming for gold when they compete in August at the XXXI Olympiad in Rio.

The Grateful Dean performing Photo by Michael Goldman.

Return of the Dead

June 27, 2016

Folsom Field hasn't hosted concerts since 2001. The sonic drought ends this summer with back-to-back shows by Dead & Company.