Coming into Colorado's showdown with Utah on Saturday, Christian Powell had only one rushing touchdown this season. He tripled that number against the Utes in the first half alone, which matched a career-high and helped add to the back-and-forth on the Pac-12 Networks televised game.
Sefo Liufau's connection with Nelson Spruce has been outstanding all season for Colorado and was on display again for the Buffaloes in a 38-34 loss to the Utes.
A summary of the Pac-12 football uniform styles and trends for Nov. 28-29, the final weekend of the regular season.
Score summary of Pac-12 teams competing in the NCAA women's soccer tournament on Friday, Nov. 28.
UCLA's Eric Kendricks snapped the Bruins career tackles record Friday with his 469th stop against Stanford in 31-10 loss at the Rose Bowl.
Not many people saw this coming, even optimists in Tucson. The Arizona Wildcats dropped the Arizona State Sun Devils, 42-35, in the Duel in the Desert on Friday, but the Arizona players and coaches didn't know how significant the win was considering what had just happened in Pasadena.
Arizona State battled injury problems on the defensive side of the ball against Arizona on Friday, but the dings also included Sun Devil receiver Jaelen Strong. After falling hard on his shoulder on a diving 50-yard catch, Strong remained in the game to make an outstanding one-handed touchdown grab in the end zone that tied the game early in the second quarter.
Arizona receiver Samajie Grant avoided his own defender on a short slant route, but that was only the first of many obstacles he overcame on a 69-yard touchdown catch-and-run against the Arizona State Sun Devils on Friday. Grant used his speed to get out ahead of the ASU defense, but he also showed patience and a few quick jukes to cut clear across the field and find daylight.
Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan got the Cardianl going quickly with a two-touchdown, 189-yard first half against the Bruins Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
Arizona, Arizona State and UCLA are all involved in a pair of games Friday afternoon to decide who will represent the South Division in the 2014 Pac-12 Football Championship Game next Friday.