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50 years later, CSU's 'beer-in' legacy lives on

His light hair was always neatly cut and combed. Camera flashes bounced off the thick lenses of his black, plastic-rimmed glasses.At Colorado State University, he was the student who asked professors to mail him his final grades — on a postcard — at the end of each semester. He couldn't wait for report cards.He didn't drink, either. Not even beer.But in the fall of 1968, in front of 3,000 fellow classmates piled into CSU's student center grand ballroom, Phelps stood behind a podium, cracked...

Kentucky basketball: Quade ‘Terminator’ Green torches Virginia Tech … while wearing sunglasses

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Just a day earlier, John Calipari had been explaining how vital freshman point guard Quade Green is to Kentucky’s offense. How his value is greater than most people understand. How if Green’s gouged right eye kept him from playing Saturday against Virginia Tech, it would spell trouble.Then the game started, but Green did not, and the Hokies unleashed their spectacular offense. Calipari could only stomach 92 seconds and 5 quick points by the visitors before he hollered down...

50s are coming…

"I'm Bringing '50s' back" ×50s are coming…"I'm Bringing '50s' back" …but we have to wait a few more days.CLOUDY WEATHER: Overall, we’ll have a cloudy Sunday, and once the clouds take over the sky, we’ll keep them through Wednesday morning.  So, you won’t need the sunglasses again until Wednesday afternoon.TRACKING SHOWERS: Guess what comes with clouds?  Yep.  But, it won’t be that rainy.  In fact, only a few spots get a shower late in the day on your Sunday and...