By: CA Staff Writer
Colorado went head-to-head against the formidable 8th ranked USC Trojans in a highly anticipated matchup. While the outcome was USC winning 48-41, the Buffaloes showcased brilliance that could have potentially led to a coloration upset.
One of the crucial factors that hindered Colorado’s chances of victory was their inability to convert promising offensive opportunities. The Buffaloes had several drives deep into Trojan territory but struggled to capitalize on them. Missed field goals and turnovers were also culprits.
Another aspect that could have influenced the game’s outcome was Colorado’s defensive approach. While they displayed moments of strength, they failed to consistently contain USC’s potent offense. Adjustments in defensive schemes, tighter coverage, and improved tackling could have limited the Trojans’ yardage and scoring opportunities.