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Colorado parts ways with offensive coordinator Chiaverini

Nov. 28, 2021 14:02 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado coach Karl Dorrell parted ways with offensive coordinator Darrin Chiaverini on Sunday after a season in which the Buffaloes struggled to move the ball. Chiaverini, who also doubled as the receivers coach, oversaw an offense that averaged...

Ohio man dies in crash of muscle car in southern Nevada

Nov. 26, 2021 17:01 PM EST

LAUGHLIN, Nev. (AP) — An Ohio man driving a convertible muscle car perished late Thursday in southern Nevada after running a stop light and hitting a boulder in a roadway median, flipping the Camaro he was driving, authorities said. The wreck happened in the resort...

Report: Free deal for Colorado COVID effort costs taxpayers

Nov. 22, 2021 12:52 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Colorado paid more than $630,000 last year to a group of personal and business associates of Gov. Jared Polis that had ostensibly volunteered to help the state manage its way through the COVID-19 pandemic by tracking people’s movements, records show. ...

Death charges rare for skyrocketing fatal fentanyl overdoses

Nov. 21, 2021 10:22 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — In a matter of seconds, a tiny blue pill disguised as a prescription painkiller can kill a person with a lethal dose of fentanyl, a drug so powerful that amounts as tiny as a few grains of salt are deadly. Parents of Colorado high school and college students who have died...

Huskies look to regroup at Colorado, eye bowl eligibility

Nov. 19, 2021 04:27 AM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Washington Huskies have a chance to salvage what's been a turbulent season. Two wins could be an elixir. Two wins would make them bowl eligible — a mark they've reached each season since 2010 — in a year that started on the wrong foot with...

Barthelemy's 20 points leads Colorado past New Mexico 87-76

Nov. 13, 2021 21:18 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Keeshawn Barthelemy scored 20 points and the Colorado Buffaloes pulled away from a much improved New Mexico team for an 87-76 win Saturday night in coach Tad Boyle's 500th career game. Jabari Walker added 17 points and 10 rebounds and senior Evan...

Outside of Oregon, it's a rocky season for the Pac-12

Nov. 09, 2021 18:49 PM EST

Just about any sort of win in the Pac-12 is cause for fans to rush the field in celebration these days. In Boulder last weekend, the backers of the struggling Colorado Buffaloes stormed the turf after beating a five-win Oregon State team on homecoming. In Tucson, the...

Oregon State chases attempt No. 2 at becoming bowl eligible

Nov. 04, 2021 17:46 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Oregon State makes attempt No. 2 at reaching bowl eligibility. The path is way more uphill for Colorado: Four straight wins are now necessary to be in the picture, starting Saturday at Folsom Field against the Beavers. “We...

Former Colorado deputies get prison for detox van death

Nov. 04, 2021 17:27 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Two former Colorado sheriff’s deputies were sentenced to prison Thursday for causing the death of an intoxicated man by placing him on his stomach and squeezing him into a van to take him to a detox center. Former Boulder County sheriff’s...

Coroner: Colorado hiker likely died of hypothermia

Nov. 01, 2021 18:23 PM EDT

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The Boulder County coroner's office says a hiker whose body was found in the mountains of northern Colorado likely died of hypothermia or being exposed to the elements. The Daily Camera reports 27-year-old Joshua Hall, of Arvada, went missing in...