The Colorado State University-Pueblo football team is back into the nation's top 10, as the ThunderWolves were ranked No. 7 in the first regular season edition of the American Football Coaches Association and D2Football.com polls.
The Pack ranked No. 12 in both publication's preseason polls. It had been a year since the team was in the top 10 nationally, as they were ranked No. 5 in the AFCA and No. 4 in the D2Football.com 2016 preseason polls.
The jump in the ranks is thanks to a 38-7 season-opening victory versus then-No. 16 Colorado School of Mines. Also, four teams in the preseason top 10 suffered week one losses.
Colorado Mesa University is ranked No. 17 in the AFCA poll and No. 22 in the D2Football.com rankings to also represent the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.
CSU-Pueblo travels to West Texas A&M University Saturday, Sept. 9 for a nonconference battle at 5 p.m. MT.
Police say a man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant and opened fire, wounding two people, before being shot dead by an armed civilian in the parking lot.
The man suspected of murdering Kelsie Schelling appeared in court on Thursday for his preliminary hearing. Schelling hasn't been seen in more than five years, last known to be with her ex-boyfriend Donthe Lucas. Attorneys spent the full day pouring over the evidence until 5 p.m. and the hearing will continue for a second day on Friday at 9:30 a.m.
Pueblo County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man suspected of robbing two banks in Pueblo County Thursday afternoon.
A little more than a year after their deaths, a man pleaded guilty to killing a mother and her son in their Colorado Springs home.