BOULDER — University of Colorado athletic director Rick George announced several staff moves within his department Thursday, filling the roles of two vacancies created with the departure of members of his management team.
Owen Koonce and Isaac Jessup are bearing similar chips on their shoulders as they begin their Colorado basketball careers. The recruiting process didn’t go exactly as planned. However, even though both local prep standouts will face an uphill battle in the quest for playing time, each in their own way perhaps were meant to be Buffaloes.
The University of Colorado hosted the 2008 Big 12 Outdoor Track & Field Championship at Potts Field in Boulder. It was the first time CU was hosting a conference track and field meet since 1993 when the Buffs were in the Big Eight.
BOULDER — Mike Moran, who served as sports information director at the University of Colorado for 11 years and went on to a prestigious career as the chief communications officer and the principal spokesman for the United States Olympic Committee, passed away from a short illness Tuesday afternoon in Colorado Springs. He was 78.