University of Colorado Buffaloes
The University of Cincinnati has hired former Colorado athletic director Mike Bohn to take over a program hoping to move into a more high-profile conference.
Mike MacIntyre’s second class of recruits at Colorado includes wide receiver Shay Fields, whom he compares to NFL-bound Paul Richardson, nine other California kids – and his own son, Jay.
Xavier Talton scored five of his 14 points in overtime, including the go-ahead 3-pointer to start the extra period, and Colorado overcame a 12-point second-half deficit to beat Utah 79-75 on Saturday.
Kelsey Plum scored a career-high 35 points as Washington beat its first ranked opponents in six years, 81-71 over No. 21 Colorado on Sunday.
No. 21 Colorado has lost leading scorer Spencer Dinwiddie for the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Colorado transfer Chris Jenkins is joining the basketball team at the University of Detroit.
Josh Scott scored eight of his 19 points in overtime as No. 15 Colorado held off Washington State 71-70 on Wednesday night.
Jen Reese scored 15 points and Jasmine Sborov added 11 to lead No. 12 Colorado to a 61-59 victory over UCLA on Sunday.
Askia Booker scored a career-high 27 points, 11 in the last 4:40, and No. 20 Colorado rallied in the second half to hand No. 10 Oregon its first loss of the season, 100-91 on Sunday.
Riding the momentum of a victory over UCLA – its crosstown rival – in its Pac 12 Conference opener last Monday, the Southern California women’s basketball team made it two in a row with a 55-45 win Friday over No. 12 Colorado.