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Rocky Mountain Showdown tickets - Colorado v Colorado Sta…

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Rocky Mountain Showdown Tickets - Colorado v Colorado State Schedule

College Football has many intense rivalries that burn in regions all across the country. These amazing rivalries make the sport incredibly exciting and become more and more storied with every passing season. One of the country's richest rivalries is the Rocky Mountain Showdown, the rivalry between the University of Colorado Buffaloes and the Colorado State Rams. The communities surrounding these two schools as well as students and alumni wait all year for this incredible matchup, where the winner not only takes home the Centennial Cup, but bragging rights for the whole year as well. Both Rams fans and Buffalo fans are as passionate as can be about their football teams and their spirit shows every year. Held annually at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, home of the Denver Broncos, the Rocky Mountain Showdown is a battle for Colorado supremacy.

This season both schools are jumping right into the action, opening their schedules with this heated matchup on August 29. The Colorado Buffaloes are adjusting to life in the very tough Pac-12 Conference, while Colorado State competes in the Mountain West Conference. Both schools want to get their new season started with a win, especially over their hated rivals. Each fanbase will pack the 76,000 seat stadium in their school colors, looking to will their team on to victory in any way possible. This is one college football clash that you simply cannot miss, with an unparalleled intensity that makes it one of college football's best rivalries.

Rocky Mountain Showdown Tickets - Colorado v Colorado State History

The very first installment of the Rocky Mountain showdown dates back all the way to February 1893, when the Colorado Buffaloes defeated the Colorado State Rams in Fort Collins 70-6, which remains as one of the most lopsided scores in the game's history. The Buffaloes dominated the early years of the series, winning 13 of the first 14 games. The series was played almost every year from 1893 until it was discontinued following the 1958 meeting. It would be another 25 years before these two in-state rivals would meet again, with the series revived on September 17, 1983, when the Buffaloes defeated the Rams by a score of 31-3 at Folsom Field in Boulder. Minus a few years here and there, the game was been held annually ever since, and was officially deemed an annual rivalry game in 1995. The Buffaloes currently hold the all time series record with 62-21-2 record over the Rams, but the fans know that when emotions run as high as they do, anything can happen.

Rocky Mountain Showdown Tickets - Colorado v Colorado State Experience

The battle for college football supremacy in the state of Colorado is decided every year in Denver, when the state's two largest schools face off in front of 76,000 screaming fans. There is no love lost between these two fanbases, and one of the sport's oldest rivalries continues to thrill with every game played. The communities of Fort Collins and Boulder, as well as their students and alumni, live and die with their football team and when it comes to facing off, these two teams know how to put on a show. Held atSports Authority Field at Mile High because of the high demand for tickets, the Rocky Mountain Showdown is the most important game of the season to both schools. If you have never experienced a college football rivalry game, then this clash is the perfect game to attend to see just why college football is one of the most beloved sports in the country.

Rocky Mountain Showdown Tickets - Colorado v Colorado State Fans

Every season, the Rocky Mountain Showdown is the most highly anticipated college football game of the year. The fans of the Colorado Buffaloes and Colorado State Rame love to hate each other, and the deep emotion shows at every meeting. These are not fanbases that can shake hands and say "good game" after the final whistle blows, they are out for revenge and will spend the rest of the year talking about how they will beat the other next season. Like all good rivalries, they fans get into the game from the very beginning and never let up throughout the contest, making the neutral field a highly intense atmosphere. Don't miss out on experiencing one of college football's very best rivalries by getting your tickets to the Rocky Mountain Showdown only at StubHub.

Rocky Mountain Showdown Tickets - Colorado v Colorado State Trivia

Before tying the Rams 0-0 in 1906, the Colorado Buffaloes won the first 8 matchups between the two teams from 1893 to 1904. What was the combined score of those victories?

The Colorado Buffaloes won the first 8 games of the storied rivalry by a score of 335-18. Excluding the 0-0 tie in 1906, the Buffaloes won the first 13 games of the series by a score of 492-31.

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19 Sep 2015
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