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Fresno State beats out Colorado

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Powered by their recordbreaking running back, Fresno State Bulldogs dismantled the University of Colorado, 69-14, Saturday night at Bulldog Stadium.

In the first quarter, at the 5:41 mark, senior Robbie Rouse forever etched his name in Bulldog history by shattering Ron Rivers’ 19- year-old career rushing record.

On a zone-read run to the left, Rouse cut back right, got two key blocks by wide receivers Josh Harper and Davante Adams, and stole the show with a 94-yard touchdown run, the longest of his career.

“It was better than I even imagined it,” Rouse said. “It’s crazy to think about. You always aim high, but it’s nothing that you even consider when you first reach campus...


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