STANFORD, Calif. — Sam Noyer passed for two touchdowns and ran for two more, Jarek Broussard had another strong day rushing, and Colorado held on to beat Stanford 35-32 on Saturday.
Dimitri Stanley caught six passes for 126 yards and a score as Colorado remained unbeaten under first-year coach Karl Dorrell.
Davis Mills passed for 327 yards and a touchdown in his first game of the season for Stanford.
Jet Toner added three field goals for the Cardinal.
Stanford lost its home opener for the first time since 2007, as the Buffs are now 2-0 on the season.