Sophomore guard Jaron Hopkins is leaving the Colorado men’s basketball program, becoming the second player who’s decided to transfer since the Buffaloes finished the season with a 16-18 record.
Missing out on the NCAA Tournament for the first time in four years, coach Tad Boyle said the Colorado Buffaloes decided to play in the third-tier College Basketball Invitational to get a jumpstart on next season.
Sophomore guard Dustin Thomas is leaving the University of Colorado men’s basketball program.
Askia Booker led seven Colorado players in double figures with 15 points and the Buffaloes pulled away in the second half for a 94-70 victory over Jackson State on Saturday in the first meeting between the schools.
Josh Scott had 15 points and eight rebounds to lead Colorado past Tennessee-Martin 91-65 Sunday night.