Xavier Johnson scored 15 points and nine rebounds, and Josh Scott scored 11 of his 13 points in the second half.
Marcus Mariota got his curtain call at Autzen Stadium. With the 44-10 victory already in hand Saturday against Colorado, No. 3 Oregon sent its Heisman-hopeful quarterback out for the first snap of the fourth quarter.
It’s getting so that the Colorado men’s basketball team will think twice about making the short road trip to neighboring Wyoming.
Josh Scott matched a career high with 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Colorado beat Drexel 65-48 in the season opener on Friday night.
The college basketball season tips off Friday night, and with it come high expectations for the Colorado Buffaloes men’s basketball team.
For all the talk of an in-state rivalry, the fortunes of Colorado’s two marquee college football teams are trending in opposite directions.
The Colorado Buffaloes’ men’s basketball team was 11th in scoring last year in the Pac-12 conference, so Coach Tad Boyle turned to former Nuggets Coach George Karl for off-season advice.
Larry Zimmer, the longtime radio voice of the Colorado Buffaloes, is battling health problems and will miss his first CU game in 21 years.
Colorado star Arielle Roberson will have surgery on Wednesday to repair her left ACL, which she tore in a routine drill last week.
Colorado’s prolific quarterback and its top receiver are ready to go at it again when the Oregon State Beavers (3-1, 0-1 Pac-12) make their first trip to Boulder since 1988.