Dan Hawkins, right, talks about his hectic week at a news conference at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colo., on Friday, where he was named head football coach. Hawkins, who compiled a 53-10 record over five years at Boise State, replaces Gary Barnett, who resigned under pressure last week following a troubled tenure. Meanwhile, BSU offensive coordinator Chris Peterson has taken over in Bronco land here.
D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.