Recapping the day's Buffs and college football news.
Senior year key to CU Buffs' Jon Embree - Buffzone - Coach Embree discusses the new staffs' recruiting strategy. Some of you are happy that we have seven recruits this early in the recruiting season, some of you are disappointed with the quality of a few of those seven and the losses that have already taken place.
Colorado: Justin Castor topped the depth chart this spring -- he wasn't terribly consistent -- but incoming freshman Will Oliver might give him some competition.
Colorado running back Rodney Stewart has an outside chance at breaking the schools career rushing record and will be one of the most experienced ball carriers in the nation this season.
Talking to the Buffs: Spring Football Q+A With The Ralphie Report - California Golden Blogs - A Q&A that we did with California Golden Blogs about a month ago, focusing on the outcomes of the spring game. Still worth reading of course, especially now that some of this stuff has faded from memory a bit.
Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting - Point guards highlight Pac-12 incoming talent - I hadn't seen that Rivals rated our basketball class fifth in the Pac-12. Good stuff.
Ranking the classes (national rank)
1. Arizona (4)
2. Washington (20)
3. Oregon (21)
4. Arizona State
10. Washington State
11. Oregon State
Linda Lappe`s first full recruiting class as the Colorado Buffaloes women`s basketball coach was a solid one headlined by a Parade All-American post player and featuring three other prep standouts who had received plenty of college overtures.
A look around the Pac-12...
An early look at the Pac-12 South - Block U - Utah has decided that anything below a third place finish in the Pac-12 South would be disappointing. Sure would love to help contribute to that disappointment.
ASU Sun Devils Athletics To Build New Football Stadium, Pursue Corporate Structure? - House Of Sparky - Could Arizona State be starting down the path of building a new stadium?
For the fourth straight season, the Arizona State Sun Devils football team will begin the year with a new starting quarterback. Whether or not Osweiler is ready to be the undisputed starter remains to be seen.
Twelve Days of Pac-12: The Pac-12 Conference - Rule Of Tree - Rule of Tree has the final post in their Twelve Days of Pac-12 series. This one takes a look at the conference as a whole.
Quack Fix: Lyles keeps on talking, how to cheat, Nate Costa joins the Springfield PD - Addicted To Quack - Addicted to Quack has a bunch of updates on the Oregon/Will Lyles situation. Lots of he said, she said.