1981 Colorado Buffaloes football team

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1981 Colorado Buffaloes football
Conference Big Eight Conference
1981 record 3–8 (2–5 Big 8)
Head coach Chuck Fairbanks (3rd year)
Home stadium Folsom Field
Seasons
« 1980 1982 »
1981 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#11 Nebraska 7 0 0     9 3 0
#20 Oklahoma 4 2 1     7 4 1
Kansas 4 3 0     7 5 0
Oklahoma State 4 3 0     7 5 0
#19 Missouri 3 4 0     8 4 0
Iowa State 2 4 1     5 5 1
Colorado 2 5 0     3 8 0
Kansas State 1 6 0     2 9 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1981 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado at Boulder during the 1981 college football season. It was Chuck Fairbanks' final season as head coach.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 12 Texas Tech* Folsom FieldBoulder, CO W 45–27  
September 19 Washington State* Folsom Field • Boulder, CO L 10–14  
September 26 #11 BYU* Folsom Field • Boulder, CO L 20–41  
October 3 at #16 UCLA* Los Angeles Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA L 7–27  
October 10 at Nebraska Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Colorado-Nebraska rivalry) L 0–59  
October 17 Oklahoma State Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 11–10  
October 24 at #14 Iowa State Jack Trice StadiumAmes, IA L 10–17  
October 31 at #19 Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK L 0–49  
November 7 Missouri Folsom Field • Boulder, CO L 14–30  
November 14 at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS L 0–27  
November 21 Kansas State Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 24–21  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ College Football @ Sports-Reference.com