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MacKinnon scores in OT, Avalanche beat Canucks 5-4

Nov. 17, 2019 3:16 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Frustrated that a game that looked like a sure win was pushed into overtime, Nathan MacKinnon took matters into his own hands. MacKinnon scored his second goal of the game just 27 seconds into the extra period as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-4...

Schwartz, No. 25 Colorado race past San Diego 71-53

Nov. 17, 2019 1:23 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — D'Shawn Schwartz scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half Saturday night when No. 25 Colorado turned its defensive pressure into overdrive to overwhelm scrappy San Diego 71-53 after leading by just three at halftime. That sizzling second-half shutdown is just what coach Tad...

Stevens carries Colorado St. past Loyola Marymount 74-64

Nov. 17, 2019 12:44 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Isaiah Stevens had 21 points as Colorado State defeated Loyola Marymount 74-64 on Saturday night. Stevens shot 9 for 10 from the foul line. Nico Carvacho had 17 points for Colorado State (3-1). Kris Martin added 11 points and six rebounds. Eli Scott had 16 points and seven assists for...

Hammond leads Air Force over Colorado State 38-21

Nov. 16, 2019 11:42 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Geraud Sanders transformed a short catch into a turning point. Donald Hammond III ran for a touchdown and threw for three more, including a go-ahead 50-yard catch-and-run to Sanders in the fourth quarter as Air Force shook off an early two-touchdown deficit to beat Colorado State...

Turner’s INT seals North Dakota’s win over Northern Colorado

Nov. 16, 2019 6:16 PM EST

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Nate Ketteringham threw for 297 yards and two scores and added another on the ground to help North Dakota beat Northern Colorado 45-38 on Saturday. Kadon Kauppinen gave North Dakota a 45-21 lead with a 7-yard return of a blocked punt but Northern Colorado got within a score with...

Townsend lifts Denver over Western Colorado 72-55

Nov. 16, 2019 5:48 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jase Townsend had a career-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as Denver defeated Division II Western Colorado 72-55 on Saturday. Robert Jones had 12 points for Denver (2-2). Taelyr Gatlin added six rebounds. David Nzekwesi had seven rebounds for the home team. Cole Sienknecht had 19 points for...

Northern Iowa rallies past Northern Colorado in OT, 77-72

Nov. 16, 2019 3:57 PM EST

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Austin Phyfe scored at the basket twice as unbeaten Northern Iowa outscored Northern Colorado 9-2 in the final two minutes of overtime to pull out a 77-72 nonconference victory Saturday afternoon. Northern Colorado’s Bodie Hume hit a 3-pointer with four seconds left in...

Inmate: Man accused of killing fiancee wanted witness dead

Nov. 15, 2019 6:18 PM EST

CRIPPLE CREEK, Colo. (AP) — Testimony in the trial of a Colorado rancher accused of beating his fiancee to death with a baseball bat wrapped up Friday with allegations from a jail inmate who said he was asked to kill the key witness in the case, a claim that defense attorneys called into question....

Broncos bringing back Patrick, putting Callahan on IR

Nov. 15, 2019 5:05 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos are putting cornerback Bryce Callahan on injured reserve and will bring second-year wide receiver Tim Patrick off IR to take his roster spot before their game Sunday at Minnesota. Coach Vic Fangio said Friday that Callahan will undergo surgery soon to replace a...

The Latest: Testimony ends in Colorado fiancee murder trial

Nov. 15, 2019 4:40 PM EST

CRIPPLE CREEK, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Colorado man accused of killing his fiancee: (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Testimony has wrapped up in the trial of a Colorado rancher accused of beating his fiancee to death with a baseball bat. Patrick Frazee declined to testify Friday, and his...