December 27, 2005
"Coach Downing's work ethic is second to none, and I know he will bring this program to a new level."
"I'd like to thank everyone involved in the selection process. I felt Northern Colorado was looking forward to the future and it also has a great tradition. My family and I are very excited to become a part of the Northern Colorado and Greeley community."
"Northern Colorado is a great institution. There's a great recruiting base close to Greeley. Greeley is a growing community and has a lot to offer."
"After being in the college coaching world for 26 years, I know what opportunity is, and I see Northern Colorado as a great opportunity."
Dec. 27 Press Conference
Dec. 27, 2005
Director of Athletics Jay S. Hinrichs
Head Coach Scott Downing