Colorado Buffaloes

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The Colorado Buffaloes are the athletic teams that represent the University of Colorado Boulder.wikipedia
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University of Colorado Boulder

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The Colorado Buffaloes are the athletic teams that represent the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Colorado Buffaloes compete in 17 varsity sports and are members of the NCAA Division I Pac-12 Conference.

Pac-12 Conference

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The university participates as a member of the Pac-12 Conference at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) level. On June 10, 2010, the Buffaloes announced that they would join the Pacific-10 Conference, soon renamed the Pac-12 Conference, in all sports beginning on July 1, 2011.
The Pac-12 moniker was adopted in 2011 with the addition of Colorado and Utah.

Mike Bohn

Rick George was announced as the sixth athletic director in program history on July 17, 2013, following the resignation of Mike Bohn, and after an interim appointment by former Women's Basketball Head Coach and current senior associate athletic director and senior women's administrator Ceal Barry.
He previously held the same position at the University of Cincinnati, University of Colorado, San Diego State University, and the University of Idaho.

2010–2014 NCAA conference realignment

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On June 10, 2010, the Buffaloes announced that they would join the Pacific-10 Conference, soon renamed the Pac-12 Conference, in all sports beginning on July 1, 2011.
On June 7, 2010, the universities of the Pac-10 approved potential expansion plans and authorized commissioner Larry Scott to move ahead with expansion and issue invitations to six prospective schools: Colorado, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas, Texas A&M, and Texas Tech.

Syracuse Orange

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Colorado is the only Pac-12 school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor baseball, the other three being Iowa State, Syracuse, and Wisconsin.
Syracuse is the only ACC school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor baseball, the other three being Colorado, Iowa State, and Wisconsin.

Big Eight Conference

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The Buffaloes joined the Missouri Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Association, commonly known as the Big Six.
The following season, Franklin Clarke became the first varsity African-American football player at the University of Colorado.

Power Five conferences

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Colorado is the only Pac-12 school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor baseball, the other three being Iowa State, Syracuse, and Wisconsin.

Byron White

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*Byron White (football, basketball, baseball, track, 1935-38)
Born and raised in Colorado, he played college football, basketball, and baseball for the University of Colorado, finishing as the runner up for the Heisman Trophy in 1937.

Wisconsin Badgers

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Colorado is the only Pac-12 school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor baseball, the other three being Iowa State, Syracuse, and Wisconsin.
Wisconsin is the only Big Ten school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor baseball, the other three being Colorado, Iowa State, and Syracuse.

Utah Utes football

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Early games, which bore more resemblance to rugby than modern football, were played against the School of Mines and Utah.
Joining along with Colorado, these teams were the first additions to the league since 1978.

Big 12 Conference

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It remained the Big 8 until 1996, when it combined with four member schools of the defunct Southwest Conference (Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, and Baylor) to create the Big 12 Conference.

Skyline Conference (1938–1962)

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Colorado left the RMFAC to become a charter member of the Mountain States Conference (a.k.a. Skyline Conference) in 1938.

Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association

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The ski teams participate in the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association (RMISA), of which it has been a member since 1947, along with fellow Pac-12 newcomer Utah.

Dani Jones

The men's team also has won four individual titles (Mark Scrutton, Adam Goucher, Jorge Torres, and Dathan Ritzenhein), while the women's side has won two (Kara Goucher, Dani Jones).
Representing the Colorado Buffaloes, she won the 3000 m at the 2017 NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships.

Alfred Williams

He ended his career with the Colorado Buffaloes with 263 tackles and 35 sacks.

Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

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The University of Colorado was a member of the Colorado Football Association in 1893, and became a charter member of the Colorado Faculty Athletic Conference in 1909, which changed its name a year later to Rocky Mountain Faculty Athletic Conference.

List of defunct college baseball teams

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The Colorado Buffaloes baseball team was discontinued after the 1980 season.

Mountain Pacific Sports Federation

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The indoor track & field teams participate in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) as the Pac-12 doesn't sponsor indoor track.

CU Events Center

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They play at the CU Events Center on campus and are 401-166 (.707) at home, through the 2015-16 season, including 88-15 (.854) in six years under coach Tad Boyle.
Opened in 1979, it is home to the Colorado Buffaloes men's and women's basketball teams and women's volleyball of the Pac-12 Conference.

Division 1-A Rugby

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The Buffaloes play in the Western Division of Division 1-A, where they play against local rivals such as Colorado State and less localized teams like the New Mexico and Utah State.
The first ever match of the competition was played on Friday March 4, the Arizona State Sun Devils hosted the Colorado Buffaloes at the Arizona State University Soccer Stadium in Tempe, Arizona.

Boulder, Colorado

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The nickname was selected by the campus newspaper in a contest with a $5 prize in 1934 won by Andrew Dickson of Boulder.

Iowa State Cyclones

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Colorado is the only Pac-12 school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor baseball, the other three being Iowa State, Syracuse, and Wisconsin.
Following the discontinuation of baseball, Iowa State is now the only Big 12 school and one of only four Power 5 schools that do not sponsor the sport, the other three being Colorado, Syracuse, and Wisconsin.

NCAA Skiing Championships

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Colorado is one of the dominant programs in the NCAA in skiing, winning 20 total national championships, including 19 NCAA Championships, most recently in 2015.

Ceal Barry

Rick George was announced as the sixth athletic director in program history on July 17, 2013, following the resignation of Mike Bohn, and after an interim appointment by former Women's Basketball Head Coach and current senior associate athletic director and senior women's administrator Ceal Barry.

College rugby

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The Buffaloes have consistently been ranked among the top college rugby teams in the country.