Game Updates: Colorado vs. Oregon
October 30, 2021 • Autzen Stadium • Eugene, Oregon • 1:35 p.m. MT
- The Colorado Buffaloes (2-5, 1-3 Pac-12) hit the road this weekend to take on the No. 7 Oregon Ducks (AP), No. 8 (USAT/Coaches) (6-1, 3-1 Pac-12)
- Kickoff is set for 1:35 PM MT. Game will be broadcast on FOX.
- The Buffs will be looking to rebound after a 26-3 loss at California last Saturday. Oregon won a thriller at the Rose Bowl last week defeating UCLA 34-31. They are the top team in the Pac 12.
Weather: Weather in Eugene, Ore. is 52 degrees, mostly cloudy at kickoff.
Coin Toss: Colorado has won the toss and has chosen to defer to the second half. Oregon will receive and Colorado will defend the west goal.
Uniforms: Colorado is wearing its white uniforms.
Oregon: 52 Colorado 29
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4Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff 63 yards to Colorado two returned 23 yards by Rice. 1st and 10 Buffs at their own 25.
4Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: 1-yard run up the middle by Seven Mcgee. Extra point by Lewis GOOD. Ducks now lead 52-29 with 50 seconds left in the 4th.
Brown back in at quarercback for the Ducks.
4Q: COLORADO KICK: Evan Price onside kick attempt recovered by Oregon's Spencer Webb. 1st and 10 Ducks at Colorado 46.
4Q: COLORADO TOUCHDOWN: Lewis completes pass for 16 yards jumped for and caught by Rice in the middle of the end zone. Two point conversion pass attempt to Chase Penry GOOD. Score is now 45-29 with 6:04 left in the 4th quarter.
4Q: OREGON TURNOVER: Thompson pass intercepted by Isaiah Lewis at the Colorado 35. His first career interception. 1st and 10 Buffs at their own 35.
Freshman Ty Thompson in at quarterback for the Ducks.
4Q: COLORADO KICKOFF: Becker kickoff goes into the end zone for a touchback . 1st and 10 Duck at their own 25.
4Q: COLORADO TOUCHDOWN: Fontenot runs up the middle for a yard on 4th-and-1 for his second touchdown of the game. Becker extra point is GOOD. Score is now 45-21 with 13:36 left in the 4th quarter.
Start of 4th quarter
End of 3rd quarter: Oregon now leads 45-14. Colorado is in the red zone with the ball at the Oregon five.
3Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff goes 65 yards to Co.orado zero where Rice returns it and fumbles it at Colorado 29. Recovered by Colorado's C.J. Schmanski. 1st and 10 Buffs at their own 33.
3Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: Oregon's offense continues to explode on all cylinders as Brown completes 25-yard pass to Devon Williams. Extra point attempt by Lewis GOOD. Ducks lead 45-14 with 5:21 left in the 3rd quarter.
Colorado cornerback Tyrin Taylor ejected for targeting penalty.
3Q: COLORADO PUNT: Watts punt goes 41 yards to Oregon seven. Pittman returns it for 12 yards. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 19. 7:17 left in the 3rd quarter.
3Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff goes 61 yards to Colorado four. Rice returns it for 28 yards. Rice has 106 kick return yards on the day. Targeting penalty on Oregon give the Buffs 1st and 10 at their own 47.
3Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: Dye rushes right for a 2-yard gain for his third touchdown of the day. Extra point by Lewis GOOD. Ducks lead 38-14 with 9:46 left in the 3rd quarter.
3Q: COLORADO PUNT: Buffs get one first down on drive but are forced to punt. Watts punt goes 42 yards to Oregon 25. Pittman returns it for seven yards. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 32.
3Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis' kickoff goes 65 yards to Colorado zero returned by Rice for 18 yards. 1st and 10 Buffs at their own 18.
Start of 2nd half
Halftime: Ducks lead 31-14. The Buffs offense however showed life in the second quarter to keep them in the game trailing by two touchdowns and a field goal. They will get the ball to start the second half. Oregon put up 344 total yards versus Colorado's 174. Lewis is off to one of his best starts completing 14-of-16 passes for 129 yards and two touchdowns. Rice leads the Colorado receivers with three catches for 64 yards on the day. Lewis and the Buffs will look to take some of this late momentum into a second half comeback.
2Q: OREGON FIELD GOAL ATTEMPT: Lewis field goal attempt from 27-yards GOOD. Colorado keeps Oregon out of the end zone for the first time today. Ducks now lead 31-14 at halftime.
2Q: COLORADO KICKOFF: Becker kids off for 64 yards to Oregon one. Returned by Kris Hutson for 24 yards. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 25.
2Q: COLORADO TOUCHDOWN: Lewis pass out right complete to Alex Fontenot who runs it in from the Oregon eight for the Buffs second touchdown of the game. Becker extra point attempt GOOD. Score is now 28-14 Ducks with 2:06 left in the half.
2Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff out of bounds at the Colorado five. Buffs elect to start with the ball at their own 35-yardline.
2Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: Travis Dye runs untouched up the middle for a 5-yard touchdown. Extra point by Lewis GOOD. Ducks lead 28-7 with 4:28 left in the 1st half.
2Q: COLORADO KICKOFF: Becker's kickoff goes 62 yards to the Oregon three. Returned by Wright for 24 yards. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 27.
2Q: COLORADO TOUCHDOWN: First career touchdown catch for freshman receiver Ty Robinson on a post route, receiving a nine yard pass from Lewis. The Buffs find the end zone after failing to do it last week. Extra point by Becker GOOD. Drive was nine plays 77 yards. Ducks lead 21-7 with 9:10 left in the 1st half.
2Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff goes 64 yards to Colorado one. Rice returns it for 22 yards. 1st and 10 Buffs at their own 23.
2Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: Brown makes risky throw up the middle complete to Troy Franklin who runs it one yard in for his first career touchdown. Extra point by Lewis GOOD. Ducks lead 21-0 with 13:38 left in the 1st half.
Start of 2nd quarter
End of 1st quarter. The Buffs will look to get something going in the second quarter as they trail early 14-0. They have just 22 yards of offense so far versus Oregon's 176. Colorado's quarterback Brendon Lewis is 5-of-6 for 14 passing yards and a team-leading six rushing yards. Oregon's Brown is a perfect 8-for-8 passing.
1Q: COLORADO PUNT: Watts punt goes 38 yards to Oregon 10 where it is fair caught. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 10.
1Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff 63 yards to the Colorado two. Brenden Rice returns it 38 yards to the Colorado 40 giving the Buffs great field position to start. 1st and 10 Buffs from their own 40.
1Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: Byron Cardwell rushes straight up the middle for a 34-yard touchdown, his first in his career. Extra point by Lewis GOOD. Ducks lead 14-0 with 7:04 left in the 1st quarter.
1Q: COLORADO PUNT: Buffs unable to get a 1st down on their opening drive, more penalties cost them. Josh Watts punts for 53 yards to the Oregon 22 where it lands for Mycah Pittman. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 22.
1Q: OREGON KICKOFF: Lewis kickoff goes 65-yards for a touchback. 1st and 10 Buffs at their own 25.
1Q: OREGON TOUCHDOWN: Ducks quarterback Anthony Brown completes pass to the right for 10 yards to Travis Dye for a touchdown. Camden Lewis extra point attempt GOOD. Ducks capitalize on three Buffs penalties for a total of 20 yards. Ducks lead 7-0 with 10:47 left in the 1st quarter.
1Q: COLORADO KICKOFF: Kickoff by Cole Becker 61 yards to Oregon four. Mykael Wright returns it for 29 yards to Oregon 33. 1st and 10 Ducks at their own 33.
Start of game