Colorado School of Mines gunning for another RMAC crown, deeper run in Division II playoffs

By Mike Chambers

The Colorado School of Mines football team put up video-game offensive numbers last fall… Read more…


By Jacob Hughes

The Orediggers started off the season right with a record of 3-1 over Labor Day weekend at the Residence Inn and Courtyard by Marriott Oredigger Classic. Ranked #19, the Orediggers proved that ranking was deserved as they beat Texas Women’s University, Eastern New Mexico University, and Western New Mexico University with 9 unanswered sets…  Read more…

Kosmider: Colorado Mines playing its part in Front Range season to remember

By Nick Kosmider

The unlikely climb of Colorado, which will play for the Pac-12 South Division title Saturday in Boulder against Utah, has highlighted an impressive fall of college football on the Front Range.

CU, Colorado State, Wyoming and Air Force will play in bowl games this season. It’s the first time since 1990 and only the second time ever that all four of the programs will play in the postseason.

But those programs aren’t the only ones turning heads this season…  Read more…

Even a stupendous storm can’t stop an Oredigger

By Christy Steadman

Luckily, doubling the cost of the flight to get to the tournament in South Carolina after Hurricane Matthew was the only major hassle players on the Colorado School of Mines club tennis team had to go through.

In fact, they would do it again if they had to…  Read more…

A look at a new batch of Orediggers

Lots of hustle and bustle on the Colorado School of Mines campus was going on during the third week of August as students were getting ready for classes to begin on Aug. 22…  Read more…

Colorado School of Mines runners bring home first national championship title

By Christy Steadman

Between school and training, the athletes on the Colorado School of Mines men’s cross-country team hadn’t had a day off since June.

But the hard work paid off: On Nov. 21 in Joplin, Missouri, the men won the first national championship title in Oredigger history…  Read more….

NATIONAL CHAMPIONS: Mines Men’s XC Becomes First National Champions in School History

JOPLIN, Mo. – Clear out a nice space on the trophy shelf, because the Colorado School of Mines men’s cross country team will bring back to Golden the FIRST NCAA Division II team championship in school history!

Mines defeated RMAC rival and three-time defending champs Adams State by 21 points to win not only the first National Championship in program history, but the first for a team in Mines Athletics history…  Read more….

Marv Kay Stadium – CSM Orediggers

A look at Marv Kay Stadium, the brand now football facility for Colorado School of Mines football in Golden, Colorado…  See video….

The gang’s all here for School of Mines homecoming

By Christy Steadman

The crowd was led in song: “I’m a ramblin’ wreck from Golden Tech, a helluva engineer. Hail, hail, the gang’s all here!”

But they’re not just a helluva engineer. They’re a helluva football team…  Read more….

Colorado Mines’ stadium not all that’s new with football

By Irv Moss

GOLDEN — Whether or not Colorado Mines lives up to its lofty expectations this season, the Orediggers will earn a place in school history as the first team to play in the new $26.3 million Marv Kay Stadium at Campbell Field…  Read more….