Derrick Barden scored 21 points and pulled down 14 rebounds Saturday night to lead Northern Colorado to its third straight victory, 78-64 over Sacramento State.
Mikh McKinney scored 26 points and Sacramento State rallied in the second half for a 79-72 victory over Northern Colorado on Saturday night.
Washington State has been winning ugly the past two games, while Colorado has been just plain ugly. Both teams open Pac-12 play on Saturday in Pullman, Wash.
One bright side for the CU Buffaloes after losing to CSU is there’s no way they can overlook Sacramento State this weekend.
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