DENVER - Josh Smith bounced back from a rocky start with a
93-yard kickoff return for a touchdown and Colorado beat Colorado
State 38-17 on Sunday night in what might have been their last game
at Invesco Field.
Many fans surely tuned in expecting to see Smith's nephew,
Darrell Scott, the Buffaloes' highly-touted freshman tailback who
was considered by several scouting services as the best back in the
nation last year.
Scott gained 50 yards on a dozen carries and leaped over the
pile for a 1-yard TD to cap the scoring in the closing minutes. But
this night belonged to his uncle as the speedy Smith racked up 189