The Colorado Buffaloes took down rival Colorado State with a 52-31 win in the season opener on Friday night.
Colorado picked up a 52-31 victory over in-state rival Colorado State in Mel Tucker's debut as CU head coach.
Running back Alex Fontenot scores three touchdowns, rushes for 125 yards and carries the ball 19 times — all career highs — to help power Colorado to a 52-31 season-opening win on Friday in Denver.
Football Kickoff Week presented by 76 — Pac-12 Networks' Mike Yam and Yogi Roth preview Friday's in-state rivalry matchup between Colorado and Colorado State at Mile High Stadium in Denver.
In the span of roughly a month, Mel Tucker's Colorado defense will have seen both ends of the spectrum of offenses — from Air Force to Air Raid.