DENVER – Greg Henderson scored on a 53-yard fumble return in the fourth quarter and Connor Wood threw three TD passes – two to speedster Paul Richardson – to help Colorado beat Colorado State 41-27 on Sunday in Mike MacIntyre’s coaching debut for the Buffaloes.
Richardson finished with 10 catches for 208 yards. He had an 82-yard TD catch on Colorado’s first pass play and sealed it with a 75-yard grab late in the fourth.
Joe Hansley highlighted a strong showing on special teams for the Rams by scoring on a 74-yard punt return. Kapri Bibbs added two TDs, including one set up by Thomas Coffman’s 84-yard kickoff return.