Colorado Rumors & News

  • George King returning to Colorado for senior season

    Mile High Sports "Just three weeks ago Colorado Buffaloes junior guard George King was among the 182 draft-eligible underclassmen and international players preparing for the NBA draft. King had not hired an agent and had until May 24 to withdraw from the draft pool and retain his eligibility. According to..." May 16

  • No. 7 Arizona rolls over Colorado in Pac-12 quarters

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS -- Arizona forward Lauri Markkanen had not seen his 3-point shots go through the rim so much in quite a while. But it was only a matter of time. The 7-foot freshman broke out of his shooting slump en route to a team-high 20 points as the hot-shooting, seventh-ranked Wildcats..." March 10

  • Colorado overcomes Washington State in Pac-12 tourney

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS -- Colorado guard Derrick White scored 26 points and fueled a second-half run as the Buffaloes overcame a 19-point deficit to beat Washington State 73-63 in a Pac-12 tournament first-round game at T-Mobile Arena on Wednesday night. No. 7 seed Colorado (19-13) advances to play No. 2..." March 09

  • Colorado earns rugged win over Cal

    The Sports Xchange "With Pac-12 tournament seedings on the line and a potential invite to the NCAA Tournament at stake, Colorado earned a rugged 54-46 win over California on Saturday at the Coors Events Center in Boulder, Colo. Derrick White scored 17 points, including a fall-away 3-pointer with the shot clock..." March 04

  • Colorado pulls away from Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Colorado made 16 of its first 18 shots from the field in the second half and turned a close game into a 91-72 rout of Stanford on Thursday night in a Pac-12 game at Coors Events Center in Boulder, Colo. Six players scored in double figures for the Buffaloes (17-13, 7-10), led by Xavier..." March 03

  • Utah shuts down Colorado once again

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- Kyle Kuzma scored 25 points and David Collette added 14 to lift Utah to an 86-81 victory over Colorado on Thursday night. Lorenzo Bonam added 12 points for the Utes before fouling out in the final seconds. Utah (18-10, 9-7 Pac-12) earned its seventh straight victory over..." February 24

  • Brooks scores 23, No. 7 Ducks wipe out Buffaloes

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon will carry the NCAA's longest home winning streak into next season. Junior forward Dillon Brooks scored 23 points as No. 7 Oregon finished off a second straight unbeaten home schedule with a 101-73 victory over Colorado on Saturday at Matthew Knight Arena...." February 18

  • Colorado keeps Oregon State winless in Pac-12

    The Sports Xchange "Derrick White scored 20 points to help Colorado hold on for a 60-52 victory over Oregon State in a Pac-12 game on Thursday night at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Ore. Xavier Johnson scored 17 points for Colorado (16-11, 6-8 Pac-12). George King had seven points and seven rebounds...." February 17

  • Colorado takes control in rout of Washington State

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Derrick White scored 23 points and Colorado went on a 13-0 run late in the first half to take control from Washington State and the Buffaloes defeated the Cougars 81-49 on Sunday night at Coors Event Center in Boulder, Colo. White scored 11 of his points in the first half as the..." February 13

  • Colorado upends Fultz-less Washington

    The Sports Xchange "In a Pac-12 game notable for who didn't play more so than for who did, Colorado avenged a January loss to Washington with an 81-66 victory Thursday night at Coors Events Center in Boulder, Colo. Six players reached double figures for the Buffaloes (14-11, 4-8), led by George King's 21 points..." February 10

  • Washington's Malik Dime slaps heckling Colorado students

    CBS Sports "Washington's top shot-blocker this season, Malik Dime, reportedly slapped two heckling fans in the face Thursday night during the Huskies' 81-66 loss at Colorado in Boulder. Dime, who was sitting out a ninth straight game because of a broken finger, walked from the bench over to the Colorado..." February 10

  • Cal holds off Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "Charlie Moore scored 17 points and tied his career high with eight assists, leading California to a 77-66 victory over visiting Colorado in a Pac-12 Conference game Sunday at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Grant Mullins scored 16 points for Cal (17-6, 8-3 Pac-12), which has won four in a..." February 05

  • White, Johnson lead Colorado over Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Derrick White and Xavier Johnson combined for 38 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists to lead Colorado over Stanford 81-74 in a Pac-12 game Thursday night at Palo Alto, Calif. The Buffaloes (13-10, 3-7 Pac-12) have won three consecutive games, while Stanford (11-11, 3-7) has lost three..." February 03

  • Colorado snaps No. 10 Oregon's 17-game win streak

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- Colorado didn't lose faith after an 0-7 start to Pac-12 play. The Buffaloes were rewarded for their perseverance with a 74-65 upset of No. 10 Oregon Saturday night at Coors Events Center. Derrick White scored 23 points and George King added 13 points for the Buffaloes..." January 29

  • Colorado beats Oregon State for first Pac-12 win

    The Sports Xchange "Colorado pulled away from Oregon State late to defeat the Beavers 85-78 Thursday at the Coors Event Center in Boulder, Colo., in a matchup of squads that were previously winless in Pac-12 Conference play. The game featured more offense than expected, especially from Oregon State. The Beavers..." January 26

  • Iroegbu fuels Wash. St. to OT win over Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "Washington State guard Ike Iroegbu made a layup with 11 seconds left in overtime to give the Cougars a 91-89 win over Colorado in a Pac-12 game Saturday at Pullman, Wash. A 3-point attempt by Colorado guard Derrick White with 3 seconds remaining bounced off the rim. Washington State..." January 21

  • Huskies rally to beat Buffaloes in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman sensation Markelle Fultz turned in his finest performance yet as Washington stormed back from a big deficit to beat Colorado 85-83 in overtime Wednesday night at Alaska Airlines Arena in Seattle. Fultz posted a career-high 37 points, eight assists, five rebounds, three steals and..." January 19

  • Metu helps No. 25 USC get past Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- Chimezie Metu's foul late against Cal helped sink USC's chances of beating the Golden Bears last week. Given the chance at redemption, the sophomore came through for the Trojans against Colorado. Metu scored a career-high 24 points and altered George King's..." January 16

  • Alford, No. 4 Bruins blast Buffaloes

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- Bryce Alford picked up the pace in the second half, and the rest of the UCLA Bruins were quick to join him. Alford scored a career-high 37 points and helped UCLA's offense assert itself in the second half as the fourth-ranked Bruins pulled away for a 104-89 win over the..." January 13

  • No. 17 Arizona secures 82-73 win over Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona coach Sean Miller raved about the performance of guard Kadeem Allen, and it really had nothing to do with the senior's career-best 18 points with the Wildcats. Allen also had the defensive assignment Saturday night on Colorado's leading scorer Derrick White, who..." January 08

  • Arizona State edges Colorado 78-77

    The Sports Xchange "Arizona State guard Tra Holder made two free throws with 1.6 seconds and forward Obinna Oleka had his ninth double-double of the season in the Sun Devils' 78-77 Pac-12 victory over Colorado on Thursday at Wessel Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz. Holder grabbed an offensive rebound after guard..." January 06

  • Bonam leads Utah past Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "Lorenzo Bonam scored 15 points while David Collette and Kyle Kuzma chipped in 14 points apiece to help Utah open Pac-12 play with a 76-60 victory over Colorado on Sunday in Salt Lake City. The Utes beat their league rival for the sixth straight time behind strong defensive play and hot..." January 01