Sam Noyer handed for a landing and ran for an additional, whereas Jarek Broussard rushed 32 occasions for 124 yards, as Colorado earned a 20-10 nonconference victory over San Diego State at Boulder, Colo., on Saturday night time.
Noyer completed 17 of 29 within the air for 138 yards and an interception, whereas Jaylon Jackson caught a TD cross for the Buffaloes (3-0). Broussard has rushed for not less than 121 yards in all three video games this season.
The sport was a late addition for each groups this week after Colorado’s contest with Arizona State was referred to as off and San Diego State had its sport in opposition to Fresno State canceled.
San Diego State quarterback Jordon Brookshire was 7-of-19 passing for 50 yards and an interception and likewise ran for 50 yards, whereas Carson Baker handed for 26 extra yards for the Aztecs (3-3). Cornerback Darren Corridor returned an interception for San Diego State’s solely landing.
Colorado took the lead on its first drive of the sport. After forcing an Aztecs punt, the Buffaloes bought the ball at their 17 and marched down the sphere. Noyer accomplished a 13-yard cross to covert on a third-and-10 after which scored on fourth down from the San Diego State 1 to make it 7-0.
After the groups mixed for 5 consecutive scoreless drives, Colorado bought the ball at its 37 and used 13 performs to attain on Noyer’s 3-yard cross to Jackson to make it 14-0 with 4:50 left within the second quarter.
The Buffaloes bought the ball again after one other Aztecs punt however Corridor intercepted Noyer and returned it 57 yards for a landing to chop Colorado’s lead in half. It was Noyer’s first interception this season.
The Buffaloes went three-and-out on their subsequent possession and San Diego State’s Matt Araiza kicked a 48-yard subject purpose with 4 seconds remaining within the half to make it 14-10.
Colorado answered with Evan Worth’s 36-yard subject purpose with 6:01 remaining within the third quarter. After Matt Perry blocked Araiza’s 50-yard field-goal try early within the fourth quarter, Worth hit once more from 41 yards out to provide the Buffaloes a 10-point lead.
The Aztecs had an opportunity to chop into the lead once more once they drove to the Colorado 21 with 5:07 remaining however Araiza missed a 44-yard field-goal try.
–Area Stage Media