The #Pac-12AfterDark schedule rolls on in two weeks with the Colorado Buffaloes (3-3, 0-3 Pac-12) traveling to Pullman for a meeting with the No. 8 Washington State Cougars (6-0, 3-0 Pac-12). The 8:45 p.m. MT kickoff will be nationally televised on ESPN.
Mike Leach’s team cracked the top ten this week, their highest ranking since 2003 with a decisive 33-10 victory at Autzen Stadium over Oregon. Cougars’ quarterback Luke Falk has received early Heisman consideration and is closing in on several Pac-12 passing records this season.
Touchdown Passes: 108 (tied for 2nd. Record: 116 by Matt Barkley, USC, 2009-12)
Total Offense: 12,567 (3rd, trails Marcus Mariota, 13,033, and Sean Mannion, 12,796)
Passing Yards: 12,893 (3rd, trails Sean Mannion, 13,600, and Matt Barkley, 13,327)
Colorado leads the all-time series with Washington State 6-4 overall, winning last year’s contest in Boulder 38-24. The Buffaloes are still searching for their first conference win of the season and travel this week vs. Oregon State (2 p.m./ TV: PAC12N).