1995 Colorado Buffaloes football team

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1995 Colorado Buffaloes football
Cotton Bowl Classic Champions
Conference Big Eight Conference
Ranking
Coaches #4
AP #5
1995 record 10–2 (5–2 Big 8)
Head coach Rick Neuheisel
Home stadium Folsom Field
(Capacity: 51,808)
Seasons
« 1994 1996 »
1995 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Nebraska 7 0 0     12 0 0
#5 Colorado 5 2 0     10 2 0
#7 Kansas State 5 2 0     10 2 0
#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
*† – Bowl Alliance representative as champion
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]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 6:00 PM at #21 Wisconsin* #14 Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI ABC W 43-7   79,015
September 9 7:45 PM Colorado State* #10 Folsom FieldBoulder, CO (Rocky Mountain Showdown) ESPN W 42-14   52,848
September 16 12:00 PM Northeast Louisiana* #9 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 66-14   44,016
September 23 1:30 PM #3 Texas A&M* #7 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO ABC W 29-21   53,849
September 30 6:45 PM at #10 Oklahoma #4 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK ESPN W 38-17   75,004
October 7 12:00 PM #24 Kansas #4 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO FSN L 24-40   52,330
October 21 11:00 AM at Iowa State #9 Cyclone StadiumAmes, IA FSN W 50-28   34,669
October 28 1:30 PM #2 Nebraska #7 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO (Rivalry) ABC L 21-44   54,063
November 4 1:00 PM at Oklahoma State #10 Lewis FieldStillwater, OK W 45-32   30,050
November 11 12:00 PM Missouri #9 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO FSN W 21-0   50,645
November 18 1:30 PM at #7 Kansas State #9 KSU StadiumManhattan, KS ABC W 27-17   42,454
January 1 11:30 AM vs. #12 Oregon* #7 Cotton BowlDallas, TX (Cotton Bowl Classic) CBS W 38-6   58,214
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time Zone.

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Game notes[edit]

Oklahoma[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Colorado 0 14 14 10 38
Oklahoma 3 14 0 0 17

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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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