Derrick White A Bright Spot In Probable Lost Season For BuffsIt's hard to pin CU's struggles on senior guard Derrick White, a Division II transfer who's excelled in his only season of Division I basketball.
Tad Boyle Knows How Buffs Can Replace Josh Scott's ProductionUniversity of Colorado basketball coach Tad Boyle says despite losing star forward Josh Scott the future looks bright for his team next season.
Nuggets’ Arron Afflalo Fined By NBADenver Nuggets guard Arron Afflalo has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for his hard foul against Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks.
Burks' 34 Points Lift Jazz Over Nuggets 118-103Alec Burks scored a career-high 34 points to spark the Utah Jazz to a 118-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Monday night.
Brewer Scores 20 To Lead Nuggets Past Jazz 104-84A blown dunk aside, Kenneth Faried's shooting touch has been spot-on of late. Faried had 18 points to go with 11 rebounds, helping the Denver Nuggets beat the Utah Jazz 104-84 on Friday night for their third win in a row after an 0-3 start.
Buffs Lose Nail-Biter In NIT SemifinalJaMychal Green scored 22 points, Trevor Releford scored the go-ahead basket in the closing seconds, and top-seeded Alabama withstood a late rally to beat Colorado 62-61 in the NIT semifinals Tuesday night.
Burks Helps Colorado Advance To NIT SemifinalsAlec Burks had 25 points and 10 rebounds, helping Colorado hold off Kent State 81-74 on Tuesday night and advance to the NIT semifinals at Madison Square Garden.
Colorado Ends 4 Game Slide, Beats Iowa State 95-69Alec Burks had 19 points and 10 rebounds and Colorado snapped a four-game skid with a 95-69 victory over Iowa State in front of a sparse crowd on a frigid Tuesday night.
CU Falls To Nebraska, Loses 1st Conference GameAlec Burks had 22 points but committed seven turnovers as Nebraska defeated Colorado 79-67 on Tuesday night, ending the Buffaloes' seven-game winning streak.
Buffs Remain Unbeaten In Big 12 PlayAlec Burks scored 20 points, including four free throws in the final 10.8 seconds, and Colorado hung on to beat Oklahoma State 75-71 Saturday to extend its winning streak to seven games.
Burks' Career High Leads Buffs In Stunner Over MizzouSuper sophomore Alec Burks scored a career-high 36 points and the Colorado Buffaloes upset ninth-ranked Missouri 89-76 in their final Big 12 opener.
Higgins Scores 18 In Buffs RoutAlec Burks scored 19 points and Corey Higgins had 18 to lead Colorado to a 89-61 victory over The Citadel on Friday night.