Updated: July 29, 2014 6:57:51 PM MDT
 
 
 
  • CU triathlon wins 15th national title - 04/07/2014 09:28 PM MDT
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    sports ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith for comments on abuse

    07/29/2014 08:02 PM MDT
    ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack. 
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    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules
    07/29/2014 09:11 AM MDT - The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports. Full Story

    Ironman Boulder: Volunteers make race possible
    07/29/2014 05:44 AM MDT - Helping the setup crew, picking up trash, manning aid stations, working the finish line, Jen Szabo has done a little bit of everything as a volunteer for numerous Ironman races and other events in Boulder. Full Story

    Boulder's Matthew Moseley swims solo across Lake Pontchartrain
    06/20/2014 06:38 PM MDT - Boulder's Matthew Moseley is most comfortable in open water. He describes the feeling of zen he achieves on long swims, and grins cheekily as he confesses to having a spirit fish — which, by the way, he's not prepared to reveal publicly. Full Story

    Local pros expect 'brutal' Boulder Ironman in August
    07/14/2014 10:15 AM MDT - Boulder has been the site of a half-Ironman race for 13 years, but the town so many elite athletes use as a training ground will finally graduate to full Ironman in early August when it hosts its first 140. Full Story

    Attitude can play significant role in recovery from paralyzing injury
    06/17/2014 08:25 AM MDT - The news was the kind commonly termed tragic, yet the communication from Amy Van Dyken-Rouen's hospital room in Arizona saturated the social media universe with positive vibes. Full Story

    Man killed in crash at Colorado Springs Velodrome was esteemed cyclist
    06/13/2014 01:56 AM MDT - A Lone Tree man killed Tuesday night in a cycling-race accident at the Colorado Springs Velodrome was an esteemed bicyclist recognized nationally for his ability and commitment to the sport. Full Story

    Amy Van Dyken-Rouen "will fight tooth and nail" to overcome challenges
    06/11/2014 08:55 AM MDT - A few days after Amy Van Dyken-Rouen severed her spinal cord Friday in Arizona, she let the world know through social media that she still has the winning spirit despite probably facing paralysis in her legs. Full Story

    NCAA reaches $20 million settlement of video game claims
    06/09/2014 10:29 AM MDT - The NCAA has announced a $20 million settlement with former players over college-themed basketball and football video games produced by Electronic Arts. Full Story

    Southern Cal's NCAA probation ends Tuesday
    06/09/2014 12:56 PM MDT - LOS ANGELES — USC, as of Tuesday, is officially free. Its NCAA probation period, the final vestige of penalties that were among the most severe in college sports history, will be complete. Full Story

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    TrackCU Buffs track and field: Jenny Simpson embraces Emma Coburn's success

    Good friends, former Buffs push each other to faster times on the track
    Running for gloryThree former CU runners, coached by CU coaches Mark Wetmore and Heather Burroughs, make up one of the most successful training groups in the United States: • Jenny Simpson, 27, set the American record in the steeplechase in 2009 with a time of 9 minutes, 12. Full Story
    (RJ Sangosti / The Denver Post)
    TrackCU Buffs track and field: Jenny Simpson embraces Emma Coburn's success

    Good friends, former Buffs push each other to faster times on the track
    Running for gloryThree former CU runners, coached by CU coaches Mark Wetmore and Heather Burroughs, make up one of the most successful training groups in the United States: • Jenny Simpson, 27, set the American record in the steeplechase in 2009 with a time of 9 minutes, 12. Full Story
    (Paul Aiken / Daily Camera)
    Second Story Garage: Boy & Bear

    Boy & Bear are huge in their home country of Australia, and now they're making inroads into the United States. After their appearance in Second Story Garage, they appeared on "Conan." Full Story