Social media reacts to Coach Prime’s Colorado coaching debut
Travis Hunter, Shedeur Sanders and Coach Prime made Colorado the talk of the sports world Saturday.
Author: Alexander Kirk
Published: 1:03 PM MDT September 2, 2023
Updated: 4:44 AM MDT September 4, 2023
FORT WORTH, Texas — The Colorado Buffaloes defied expectations in their season opener, defeating heavily favored Texas Christian University 45-42.
The Buffs roared to an early lead Saturday in the debut game of new CU head coach Deion “Coach Prime” Sanders on the road at TCU, emerging victorious after a high-scoring, back-and-forth thriller.
The strong play of Colorado quarterback Shedeur Sanders, cornerback/wide receiver Travis Hunter and the Buffaloes sent the program to the top of social media Saturday.
“Colorado,” “Coach Prime,” “Travis Hunter,” “CU,” “TCU,” “Gus Johnson,” “Sean Lewis,” and “GoBuffs” topped the trending topics on social media network X as national sports fans, media, players and opposing coaches watched the Buffs’ game on national television.