1995 Colorado Buffaloes football team

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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

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.

Schedule[edit]

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

Roster[edit]

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 Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Roster

Game summaries[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

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

Oklahoma[edit]

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 NFL[edit]

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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References[edit]