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Colorado Buffaloes hang on to beat Hawaii

Tom Kensler
The Denver Post
Colorado wide receiver Nelson Spruce, right, pulls in pass for touchdown as Hawaii defensive back Dee Maggitt covers during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

BOULDER — Now, if Colorado sophomore quarterback Sefo Liufau could just get back that first play.

Liufau threw deep into triple coverage on the game’s first play from scrimmage Saturday and was intercepted by Hawaii cornerback Ne’Quan Phillips.

But Liufau shook off that mistake, threw two touchdown passes and led Colorado (2-2, 0-1 Pac-12) to a 21-12 victory on a sun-splashed afternoon with 39,478 watching at Folsom Field.

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