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Kuxhausen, Knecht carry Northern Colorado to victory

Nov. 16, 2021 00:41 AM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Dru Kuxhausen tossed in 24 points and Dalton Knecht added a double-double as Northern Colorado romped past Colorado College 93-53 in nonconference play Monday night. Knecht finished with 20 points and 11 rebounds for the Bears (3-1). Matt Johnson...

Humphrey has 4 TDs, Montana blanks Northern Colorado 35-0

Nov. 06, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Cam Humphrey threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score and Montana rolled to a 35-0 win over Northern Colorado on Saturday. Humphrey had a 20-yard scoring run in the first quarter for the second score for the Grizzlies (7-2, 4-2 Big...

Trial of ex-Idaho governor longshot ends with hung jury

Nov. 04, 2021 18:49 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — The trial of a former longshot Idaho gubernatorial candidate charged in the killing of a 12-year-old Colorado girl ended Thursday with jurors unable to reach verdicts on the most serious charges against him. Jurors found Steve Pankey guilty of...

Jurors deliberating in former Idaho candidate's murder trial

Nov. 02, 2021 16:09 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Jurors started deliberating Tuesday in the trial of a former longshot Idaho gubernatorial candidate charged with murder in the death of a 12-year-old Colorado girl who disappeared in 1984. Suspect Steve Pankey was a neighbor of Jonelle Matthews and...

Skattebo helps Sacramento State stay unbeaten in Big Sky

Oct. 30, 2021 19:39 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Cameron Skattebo rushed for an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter after Sacramento State recovered a fumble, and that was enough as the Hornets held off Northern Colorado 27-24 on Saturday. Sacramento State (6-2, 5-0 Big Sky), ranked No. 23 in...

Man denies involvement in '84 disappearance of Colorado girl

Oct. 29, 2021 15:26 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A former longshot Idaho gubernatorial candidate on trial in the 1984 killing of a 12-year-old Colorado girl has testified that he did not know the girl or her family before she vanished and denied being involved in her disappearance. At the time,...

Trial starts in 1984 killing of girl shown on milk carton

Oct. 14, 2021 15:24 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A former longshot Idaho gubernatorial candidate on trial in the 1984 killing of a 12-year-old Colorado girl wasn't even remotely considered a suspect to law enforcement until his obsession with the crime and incessant visits to talk with police about it provided clues that...

Barriere, Merritt lead E. Washington to rout of N. Colorado

Oct. 09, 2021 19:03 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Eric Barriere threw for three touchdowns, Dennis Merritt ran for three and Eastern Washington, the fourth-ranked FCS team, rolled to a 63-17 win over Northern Colorado on Saturday. Merritt had touchdown runs of 1, 5 and 1 yards and Calin Criner...

Judge orders body cam video release after media challenge

Oct. 07, 2021 18:43 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A judge on Thursday ordered the release of police camera footage of an incident in which a Greeley officer is accused of using a chokehold during an arrest, siding with news media that argued a new Colorado law requires disclosure of video upon request involving alleged police...

N Colorado reprimands Max McCaffrey for clipboard incident

Oct. 06, 2021 13:24 PM EDT

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — The University of Northern Colorado has reprimanded offensive coordinator Max McCaffrey for tossing a broken clipboard into the stands that hit a spectator during a game at Montana State. The Bears' athletics department, in conjunction with Montana...