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  • Air Force makes it two straight over Colorado College

    Air Force defeated Colorado College 3-1 Saturday night at Cadet Ice Arena for the Falcons' second straight win over the Tigers. The Falcons' victory was their fourth in the past seven in the Pikes Peak Trophy Game rivalry. Max Hartner, Cole Gunner and Ben Carey scored for Air Force. Charlie Taft scored 1 minute, 39 seconds into the game...

  • Defending 4A champion Pine Creek advances to title game

    Pine Creek defeated Falcon 34-14 Saturday in the Class 4A semifinals, giving the Eagles a chance at a repeat title in high school school. Tommy Lazzaro scored three touchdowns for visiting Pine Creek, which is the No. 1 seed in 4A and will head to next Saturday's championship game with a 13-0 record. Pine Creek will face Longmont, a 21-14...

  • CC hockey notes: Injuries deplete CC defensive corps

    Colorado College played Saturday's Pikes Peak Trophy Game against Air Force with only five healthy defensemen after seniors Aaron Harstad and Peter Stoykewych were injured in Friday's 5-2 win over Wisconsin. The severity of the injuries are unknown. Freshman blue-liner Duggie Lagrone (upper body injury) was a last-minute scratch in favor of...

  • Mariota has 4 TDs and Ducks beat Buffaloes

    EUGENE, Ore. — Marcus Mariota threw for 323 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 73 yards and another score in perhaps his last game at Autzen Stadium and No. 3 Oregon beat Colorado 44-10 on Saturday. Freshman Royce Freeman ran for 105 yards and two scores for the Ducks (10-1, 7-1 Pac-12, CFP No. 2). Oregon has already clinched the North...

  • Tigers keep Wisconsin winless on the season

    The Colorado College hockey faithful hadn't seen their team in person for more than a month. They liked what they saw. The host Tigers jumped to a two-goal lead and never trailed en route to a convincing 5-2 victory over winless Wisconsin on Friday. "It was a long time coming," said CC junior Jared Hanson, who tallied his first assist of...

  • No. 10 Denver rolls mistake-prone Air Force

    DENVER - Too many penalties and top-notch performances from a top-10 team's stars proved to be too much for Air Force against Denver on Friday night. Quentin Shore had a hat trick and an assist, and Joe LaLeggia had three assists to lead No. 10 Denver to a 7-0 thrashing of Air Force at Magness Arena. The Falcons (3-7-2) committed eight...

  • 3 with Klee: Will the Broncos take Champ Bailey's advice?

    Three subplots in Sunday's 2:25 p.m. game between the Broncos and Dolphins at Sports Authority Field at Mile High: 1 - One right move There was much consternation when the Broncos allowed Knowshon Moreno to leave without a contract offer. Moreno was coming off a 1,000-yard rushing season. Why let him go? Here’s why: Moreno had never fully...

  • 5 things to watch for in Sunday's Broncos-Dolphins game

    Some things to keep an eye on when the Dolphins and Broncos square off at 2:25 p.m. Sunday in Denver (CBS): 1 - Sackmasters A lot of times sacks come in bunches and that could certainly be the case Sunday. Miami’s defensive ends — Cameron Wake and Olivier Vernon — have combined for 14 of the team’s 30 sacks with Wake at 8 1/2 and Vernon...

  • The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

    No. 10 Air Force hockey is at Canisius Friday and Saturday and CC is off No. 9 The Nuggets host Chicago Tuesday and Phoenix Friday with a game at Phoenix in between on Wednesday No. 8 The Avs host Chicago Wednesday and Dallas Saturday after a road game at Arizona Tuesday No. 7 The Turkey Trot run is on, well, Thanksgiving Day on Thursday...

  • Potential good news for Broncos' offense against Miami

    ENGLEWOOD — The tight end turnstile keeps spinning in Denver, where Julius Thomas is hurting but Virgil Green is on the mend. Both are listed as questionable for Sunday's showdown with the Miami Dolphins (6-4). Thomas leads the league with a dozen TD catches but he was unable to practice Friday after showing up with helmet in hand and every...

  • Broncos shuffle backfield on eve of showdown with Dolphins

    ENGLEWOOD — The Denver Broncos have shuffled their thin backfield on the eve of their showdown with the Miami Dolphins. They promoted Jeremy Stewart from their practice squad and waived rookie Kapri Bibbs. Stewart gives the Broncos' backfield more experience with Ronnie Hillman (foot) and Montee Ball (groin) sidelined. The other two running...

  • Class 3A football semifinals live coverage: No. 4 Pueblo East vs. No. 1 Discovery Canyon, 1 p.m. Saturday

    It's the semifinals of the Colorado state football playoffs. Two teams from the Pikes Peak region go head to head in Class 4A, while another tries to make school history and reach the state title game for the first time in 3A. Here's our preview of the Discovery Canyon-Pueblo East game, and stay with us for live updates (#gazettepreps on...

  • Class 4A football semifinals live coverage: No. 1 Pine Creek vs. No. 13 Falcon, 1 p.m. Saturday

    It's the semifinals of the Colorado state football playoffs. Two teams from the Pikes Peak region go head to head in Class 4A, while another tries to make school history and reach the state title game for the first time in 3A. Here's our preview of the Pine Creek-Falcon game, and stay with us for live updates (#gazettepreps on Twitter) from...

  • Familiarity breeds football rivalry between Discovery Canyon and Pueblo East

    Pueblo East and Discovery Canyon have seen quite a bit of each other the past several years. On Saturday, when the Eagles travel to take on the Thunder at District 20 Stadium in the Class 3A football semifinals, it will mark the fifth time the teams have met in the past three seasons and fourth time in their past 20 games. Just like last...

  • Saturday's playoff football games to watch: Pine Creek vs. Falcon, Discovery Canyon vs. Pueblo East

    It's the semifinals of the Colorado state football playoffs. Two teams from the Pikes Peak region go head to head in Class 4A, while another tries to make school history and reach the state title game for the first time in 3A. Class 4A No. 1 Pine Creek (12-0) vs. No. 13 Falcon (8-4) When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: Falcon High School What...

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