Brady Heslip made nine 3-pointers and finished with 27 points Saturday to lift Baylor to an 80-63 victory over Colorado in the South Regional.
Maybe Colorado could get used to this college basketball thing.
Snubbed by the NCAA selection committee last year, then picked to finish next-to-last as a new member of the Pac-12, Colorado had all kinds of grudges going into its matchup against league powerhouse Arizona.
Carlon Brown soared through the lane and threw down a windmill breakaway dunk in the final minute, putting some serious punctuation on Colorado’s latest upset win.
Andre Roberson made the go-ahead layup with 10 seconds remaining, lifting Pac-12 newcomer Colorado to a 63-62 victory over Oregon in the league tournament’s quarterfinals Thursday night.
Andre Roberson had 20 points and 11 rebounds – his third double-double this season against Utah – and Colorado pulled away in the second half to win 53-41 in the opening round of the Pac-12 tournament on Wednesday night.
Devoe Joseph scored 24 points and Garrett Sim 19 for Oregon in a 90-81 victory against Colorado on Thursday night.
Lazeric Jones had 17 points and nine assists to help UCLA beat Colorado 77-60 Saturday, dropping the Buffaloes out of a first-place tie in the Pac-12.
Andre Roberson had 13 points and 10 rebounds as Colorado beat Southern California 74-50 on Thursday night, sending the Trojans to their ninth straight loss.
Kevin Parrom missed a 3-pointer from the right wing at the buzzer and Colorado escaped with a 64-63 win over Arizona on Saturday.