Nuggets Waive Higgins, RuffinThe Denver Nuggets have waived guard Cory Higgins and forward Michael Ruffin.
Karl Excited, Nene Stays With NuggetsGeorge Karl scoffs at the notion that a team needs a superstar to be successful. The Denver Nuggets' coach would be more than satisfied if the organization manages to retain guard Arron Afflalo after agreeing to a five-year deal with Brazilian center Nene on Tuesday night.
Higgins Leads Buffs Into First Ever Big 12 Semi-Final Cory Higgins scored 28 points, Alec Burks had 24 and Colorado beat No. 19 Kansas State for the third time this season, ousting the Wildcats 87-75 on Thursday in the Big 12 tournament quarterfinals.
Buffs Beat Huskers On Senior NightMarcus Relphorde, Levi Knutson and Cory Higgins celebrated senior night by leading Colorado past Nebraska 67-57 Saturday.
Buffs Hoops Team On The RiseUniversity of Colorado basketball appears to be on the rise. That was never more evident than when the Buffs beat Oklahoma State in front of a rare sell-out crowd.
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.