Daily Camera (Boulder) : 2020-10-09

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Sports

Sports SECTION C DAILY CAMERA FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2020 | 4C CU sports news at Buffzone.com Broncos’ game with Patriots moved to Monday Coach Boyle says Pac-12 looking at scheduling contingenc­ies Online 24, the Pac-12 adjusted that plan, opting to join the rest of college basketball with a Nov. 25 tipoff date — 15 days later than the norm, yet still more than five weeks earlier than the Pac-12’s previous plan. Due to the original outlook for the Jan. 1 start to the season, Boyle and his staff actually enjoyed more court time in September than usual, albeit in smaller groups. Yet in perfect By Pat Rooney Buffzone.com Join Pat Rooney for a chat at noon today on In a typical year, the Colorado men’s basketball team would be eager to hit the floor at the one-week mark from the start of official preseason practices. This, of course, has been anything but a typical year. Not long ago the Buffaloes and the rest of the Pac-12 Conference were looking at a Jan. 1 start date for the basketball season. On Sept. Buffzone.com fashion for 2020, that Court time was entirely taken Away over the past two weeks due to the edict handed out By Boulder County Public Health Barring gatherings of more than two 18 to 22 year-olds At A time in Boulder. That order officially Noyer, Lytle, Lewis to battle for job; CU practicing today By Brian Howell Buffzone.com T he Colorado Buffaloes will finally get on the practice field today And Karl Dorrell will have A lot to do in order to get his football team ready for the season opener. Preseason practices will feature Battles for starting jobs And playing time At every position, But no Competitio­n will Be As Closely monitored As the one At quarterbac­k. Entering his first season As the Buffs’ head COACH, Dorrell will have just A few weeks to figure out who will replace three-year starter Steven Montez, who graduAted As the program’s Alltime leading passer. CU opens the season Nov. 7 Against UCLA At Folsom Field. “That’s A little Bit of the shortcomin­g, Because of the time essence of where we’re At, with A month Before we play,” Dorrell said during PAC-12 virtual media day this week. “We have to determine And find that starter.” Senior SAM Noyer And junior Tyler Lytle lead the group, with talented true freshman Brendon Lewis in the mix, As well. It’s A group with very little experience And, Because of the Coronaviru­s pandemic, very little time on the field with Dorrell And new quarterbac­ks COACH Danny Langsdorf. “Normally when you’re in this scenario, you go through A Battle in the spring, you kind of have An idea And you have some summer work And you go into training Camp And you Battle it Again,” Dorrell said. “We’re going to have to do that All in one time. It is QUARTERBAC­K, 3C See Today’s TV highlights 9 a.m. — Tennis, French Open, NBCSN 11 a.m. — Golf, LPGA KPMG Championsh­ip, Golf Channel 7 p.m. — NBA Finals, Miami vs. L.A. Lakers, KMGH (7) Complete listings, 2C Reaching us: Online: To subscribe: I I 303-473-1316 dcsports@dailycamer­a.com dailycamer­a.com/sports 303-444-3444 or at dailycamer­a.com. PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R Pressreade­r.com +1 604 278 4604 ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW