- Colorado has lost four games in row, after starting the season 5-0.
- Colorado has lost seven straight in games that would have made them bowl eligible since last season.
- Mike MacIntyre has lost 17 straight (0-17) to higher ranked teams since coming to Boulder in 2013.
- Washington State has won five straight games since USC and the Pac-12 executive staff combined to deal the Cougars their only loss of the year.
- Washington State head coach Mike Leach is 0-4 coaching at Folsom Field going back to his days at Texas Tech before Washington State.
- Unlike MacIntyre, Leach has numerous wins over ranked teams, including five over TOP 5 teams, including #1 Texas in 2008.