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Road to RioRoad to Rio: Kara Goucher running free in pursuit of Olympics

Former CU star healthy, happy and fit for marathon bid
01/30/2016 03:54 PM MST
Four years ago, at the 2012 Olympic Trials marathon in Houston, Kara Goucher engaged in a 26.2-mile "chess match," somehow digging deep enough after just three months of training to place third, qualifying for her second U.S. Olympic team.  
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CU track & field: Buffs' Ghizzone places second in heptathlon at Air Force Invite
01/22/2016 08:22 PM MST - University of Colorado sophomore Andrew Ghizzone staged yet another comeback in the heptathlon on Friday at the Air Force Invitational, finishing second overall after beginning the day in sixth. Full Story

CU track & field: Buffs' Torres wins pentathlon at Air Force Invite
01/21/2016 07:48 PM MST - University of Colorado senior Abrianna Torres won her second pentathlon of the season Thursday at the Air Force Invitational, scoring 3,794 points. Full Story

CU track and field: Buffs bid goodbye to Balch after 78 seasons
01/16/2016 09:01 PM MST - Balch Fieldhouse has served the University of Colorado track and field team well for the past 78 years, but after the Potts Indoor Invitational this weekend, the university's team will be moving over to the new campus facility. Full Story

CU track and field: From dance to throws, Elisa Grandemange on the move
01/14/2016 09:39 PM MST - When Colorado redshirt freshman thrower Elisa Grandemange moved to the United States from France at age 6, she never imagined her time performing ballet would lead to a successful high school throwing career that she hopes will resonate during her career in Boulder.  Full Story

CU track: Buffs look sharp at Air Force Open
01/08/2016 08:54 PM MST - In the first meet of 2016, the University of Colorado track and field team looked sharp, collecting numerous top five finishes on Friday at the U. Full Story

CU coach Casey Malone sets sights on third Olympic berth
12/31/2015 06:04 PM MST - Standing in a darkened, near-empty Balch Fieldhouse Tuesday afternoon, Casey Malone pulled a well-worn discus from its blue storage bag. Full Story

CU track: Buffs freshman McClurkin finishes second in high jump at Mines
12/13/2015 08:45 AM MST - University of Colorado freshmen Duane McClurkin Jr. finished second in the high jump to lead the Buffs on the final day of the Colorado School of Mines Alumni Classic on Saturday afternoon. Full Story

CU cross country: Nine Buffs earn Pac-12 all-academic honors
11/23/2015 03:54 PM MST - The University of Colorado placed five student-athletes on the 2015 Pac-12 cross country all-academic first and second teams while another four earned honorable mention. Full Story

CU cross country national champions
11/23/2015 03:32 PM MST - Teams 2000 women The championship dynasty erected by coach Mark Wetmore began here, with the program's first NCAA title. Full Story

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Are car keys a thing of the past?

The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story