The Detroit Pistons picked University of Colorado Buffaloes shooting guard Spencer Dinwiddie with the No. 38 overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.
Colorado’s season came to a screeching halt in the NCAA tournament, leaving coach Tad Boyle shaking his head in amazement.
The University of Colorado Buffaloes will face Pittsburgh in the first round of the NCAA playoffs.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 17 points and No. 21 Colorado beat Elon 80-63 on Friday night for its 10th consecutive win.
Former CU Buffaloes coach Bill McCartney was among those selected Tuesday for the College Football Hall of Fame.
There still is no word whether the nation’s second-best rebounder will turn pro or return to Colorado for his senior season.