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Colorado Buffaloes Vs. Fresno State Bulldogs: Game Info

Can the Buffs start 3-0 AND get a massive amount of payback?

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Tennessee Logo
2-0, 0-0
NR (AP)
NR (Coaches Poll)

September 14th, 2012
Who:
Colorado Buffaloes vs. Fresno St. Bulldogs
Where: Folsom Field - Boulder, Colorado
When: 12:07 p.m. MT
TV: Pac-12 Network (National)
Radio: AM 850 KOA
Weather:
Isolated T-Storms, high of 74
Line: Colorado +9.5
Tickets: Tickets Now

Tennessee Logo
2-0, 0-0
NR (AP)
NR (Coaches Poll)


Fresno State Bulldogs, Division 1-A (FBS), Mountain West Conference

Season To-Date:
Win vs. Rutgers, 52-51 (OT)
Win vs. Cal Poly, 41-25

Head Coach: Tim DeRuyter (2nd season at FSU, formally Texas A&M Defensive Coordinator)

Offensive Coordinator: Dave Schramm (2nd season at FSU)

Defensive Coordinator: Nick Toth (2nd season at FSU)

Key Players: QB Derek Carr, Sr (661 yards, 8 TD's, 1 int), WR Davante Adams, So (19 rec, 179 yards, 3 TD's), WR Isaiah Burse, Sr (17 rec, 161 yards, 1 TD)

The Lowdown: No Buff fan has forgotten what the Bulldogs did to the Buffs last year. Now that Colorado has looked to be at least a bit improved this game takes on an even more important meaning. After taking down Rutgers in a close 52-51 overtime win, the Bulldogs had a much easier time with Cal Poly at home and are now looking for their first 3-0 start since 2004. The Bulldogs sit just outside the Top 25, coming in No. 27 in both the Coaches and AP polls.