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1995 Colorado Buffaloes football team

The 1995 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado at Boulder in the 1995 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Buffaloes offense scored 444 points while the defense allowed 240 points. Led by head coach Rick Neuheisel, the Buffaloes competed in the Cotton Bowl Classic.

1995 Colorado Buffaloes football
Cotton Bowl Classic champion
ConferenceBig Eight Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 4
APNo. 5
1995 record10–2 (5–2 Big 8)
Head coachRick Neuheisel (1st season)
Offensive coordinatorKarl Dorrell (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorA. J. Christoff (1st season)
Home stadiumFolsom Field
(Capacity: 51,808)
Seasons
← 1994
1996 →
1995 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Nebraska $ 7 0 0     12 0 0
No. 5 Colorado 5 2 0     10 2 0
No. 7 Kansas State 5 2 0     10 2 0
No. 9 Kansas 5 2 0     10 2 0
Oklahoma 2 5 0     5 5 1
Oklahoma State 2 5 0     4 8 0
Iowa State 1 6 0     3 8 0
Missouri 1 6 0     3 8 0
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 26:00 PMat No. 21 Wisconsin*No. 14ABCW 43-779,015
September 97:45 PMColorado State*No. 10ESPNW 42-1452,848
September 1612:00 PMNortheast Louisiana*No. 9
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
W 66-1449,223
September 231:30 PMNo. 3 Texas A&M*No. 7
ABCW 29-2153,849
September 306:45 PMat No. 10 OklahomaNo. 4ESPNW 38-1775,004
October 712:00 PMNo. 24 KansasNo. 4
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
PSNL 24-4052,330
October 2111:00 AMat Iowa StateNo. 9PSNW 50-2834,669
October 281:30 PMNo. 2 NebraskaNo. 7
ABCL 21-4454,063
November 41:00 PMat Oklahoma StateNo. 10W 45-3230,050
November 1112:00 PMMissouriNo. 9
  • Folsom Field
  • Boulder, Colorado
PSNW 21-050,645
November 181:30 PMat No. 7 Kansas StateNo. 9ABCW 27-1742,454
January 111:30 AMvs. No. 12 Oregon*No. 7CBSW 38-658,214

RosterEdit

1995 Colorado Buffaloes football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 14 Koy Detmer Jr
WR 21 Rae Carruth Jr
G 63 Heath Irwin Sr
C 64 Bryan Stoltenberg Sr
WR 82 Mike McCormick Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
FS 6 T. J. Cunningham Sr
LB 16 Matt Russell Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 17 Neil Voskeritchian Sr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Roster

Game summariesEdit

WisconsinEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
3–0 1994 W 55–17

OklahomaEdit

Colorado at Oklahoma
1 234Total
Buffaloes 0 141410 38
Sooners 3 1400 17
Overall record Last meeting Result
13–34–2 1994 W 45–7

[1]

Team players drafted into the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Heath Irwin Guard 4 101 New England Patriots
Daryl Price Defensive end 4 128 San Francisco 49ers
Bryan Stoltenberg Center 6 192 San Diego Chargers
T.J. Cunningham Defensive back 6 209 Seattle Seahawks
Kerry Hicks Defensive tackle 7 234 Carolina Panthers

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ReferencesEdit