Monthly Archives: January 2010

The streak ends in Ames

AMES, Iowa — Greetings from Hilton Coliseum! I can see why it’s so tough to play here. After flying to Des Moines, driving up I-35 and killing time in frigid Ames … well, I’m just ready to go home. And … Continue reading

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Buffs (probably) win tonight

Greetings from the Coors Events Center. Colorado hosts Nebraska in about 25 minutes for what Dwight Thorne described as a “must-win” game for the Buffs. I agree with the wise old senior. If CU doesn’t win this game against the … Continue reading

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Relphorde in, Hornbuckle out

Marcus Relphorde (bruised hip) will be in the starting lineup tonight when Colorado hosts Nebraska about an hour from now at the Coors Events Center. Freshman forward Keegan Hornbuckle will miss his second consecutive game with an injured right shoulder.

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Burks No. 4 in 2011 NBA mock draft

Alec Burks isn’t Colorado’s secret anymore. The talented 6-6 guard, who leads all Big 12 freshmen in scoring, is projected to be the fourth pick in the 2011 NBA draft at nbadraft.net. The web site’s latest mock draft has Burks … Continue reading

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Live from Aggieville

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Greetings Buffs fans! I’m already nestled into my work space at Reed Arena ahead of today’s Colorado-Texas A&M game. Last week I read a very interesting blog by Jesse Newell, who covers Kansas hoops for the … Continue reading

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Streakin’ in Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. — Greetings from Gallagher-Iba Arena. Will the Buffs end a 30-game road losing streak in the Big 12 that started after an 80-78 overtime win here four years ago? Possibly. Colorado can score on anyone. Cory Higgins (18.9 … Continue reading

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Coors is sold out

Today’s Colorado-Kansas State game at the Coors Events is completely sold out. CU athletic director Mike Bohn said some fans were turned away at the gate because there were no more tickets available to be sold. No. 13 K-State leads … Continue reading

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Can the Buffs do it again?

Greetings Buffs fans! The Coors Events Center is already starting to fill up a little bit 30 minutes before the Colorado-Kansas State game. There are plenty of purple shirts, but the home crowd continues to grow as CU enters today’s … Continue reading

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Baylor on upset alert?

I’m not sure why I’m doing this because Baylor is a more talented team with a 13-1 record and coming off a 31-point victory over Oklahoma. But it says here that Colorado pulls off the upset and makes SportsCenter tonight. … Continue reading

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Do you believe in miracles?

AUSTIN, Texas — Greetings Buffs fans. I’m at the Erwin Center getting ready to watch Colorado take on No. 2 Texas in the Big 12 opener. The Buffs are a 21-point underdog, despite a recent history of playing well against … Continue reading

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