1996 Colorado State Rams football
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
1996 record7–5 (6–2 WAC)
Head coachSonny Lubick (4th season)
Home stadiumHughes Stadium
Seasons
← 1995
1997 →
1996 WAC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Mountain Division
No. 5 BYU x   8 0         14 1  
Utah   6 2         8 4  
Rice   6 2         7 4  
SMU   4 4         5 6  
New Mexico   3 5         6 5  
TCU   3 5         4 7  
Tulsa   2 6         4 7  
UTEP   0 8         2 9  
Pacific Division
No. 22 Wyoming x   7 1         10 2  
San Diego State   6 2         8 3  
Colorado State   6 2         7 5  
Air Force   5 3         6 5  
Fresno State   3 5         4 7  
San Jose State   3 5         3 9  
Hawaii   1 7         2 10  
UNLV   1 8         1 11  
Championship: BYU 28, Wyoming 25 OT
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1996 Colorado State Rams football team represented Colorado State University in the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResult
August 31Chattanooga*W 61–19
September 7No. 5 Colorado*
L 34–48
September 14at Oregon*L 28–35
September 21UNLV
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Colorado Springs, CO
W 35–16
September 28at No. 8 Nebraska*L 9–65
October 5at HawaiiW 28–16
October 12at TulsaL 14–20
October 19San Jose State
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Colorado Springs, CO
W 36–13
October 26San Diego State
  • Hughes Stadium
  • Colorado Springs, CO
W 31–24
November 2Air ForceW 42–41
November 9at Fresno StateW 42–20
November 16at No. 23 Wyoming
L 24–25
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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