The Colorado freshman quarterback burned his redshirt year to bail out a struggling Buffaloes offense in need of a boost Saturday night against Kansas State. He rushed for 86 yards and showing deft touch by floating a 21-yard touchdown pass to Scotty McKnight in the 14-13 win.
Since then, his phone has been incessantly ringing with well-wishers and he can't make it to class without someone stopping to congratulate him.
Buffaloes coach Dan Hawkins still isn't saying whether Hansen and incumbent quarterback Cody Hawkins will continue to split time under center on Saturday at Missouri. He only says coaches will play whoever they need to, whenever they're needed and that there's no magical formula.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.