NCAA Game Summary - Colorado at Utah
(Saturday, February 18th)
Final Score: Colorado 55, Utah 48
Salt Lake City, UT (Sports Network) - Andre Roberson registered a double- double with 12 points and a game-high 16 rebounds as the Colorado Buffaloes posted a 55-48 win over the Utah Runnin' Utes in Pac-12 Conference action at the Huntsman Center.
Also scoring in double figures for the Buffaloes (18-8, 10-4 Pac-12) was Austin Default who tallied 11 points and cleared nine boards of his own in the team's second straight win and the fourth in the last five games.
The Runnin' Utes (5-21, 2-12) were paced by Jason Washburn who scored a game- high 16 points and pulled down 10 rebounds, while Chris Hines tacked on 12 points for the hosts as they had their losing streak extended to seven in a row.
A close game in the first half, Colorado shot a mere 8-of-27 from the floor and just 2-of-9 behind the three-point line, yet still managed to put up a 22-19 lead at the break.
In the second half the Buffs beefed up their field goal accuracy (.423) and also made good on 11-of-13 at the free-throw line to put it in the win column.
Utah was outscored 15-2 at the charity stripe and beaten on the glass, 46-28, as the squad recorded a mere two offensive rebounds.
02/18 20:40:33 ET