Colorado may want to stay away from Wyoming for a while, at least on the basketball court.
The No. 19 Buffaloes dropped their sixth straight against the Cowboys dating back to 1997, losing 76-69 on Saturday night.
Colorado had its poorest shooting game of the season and committed a season-high 17 turnovers against a stingy Wyoming defense.
''When you're not taking care of the ball on offense and not guarding on defense, it's a recipe for disaster,'' Buffaloes coach Tad Boyle said.
Leonard Washington scored 22 points and Larry Nance Jr. added 14 as Wyoming (8-0) used a stingy defense to beat a ranked opponent at home for the eighth time in 13 games since the 1995-96 season. Luke Martinez added 13 points, while Josh Adams and Derrious Gilmore each scored 12.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 24 points and Andre Roberson had 16 points and 12 rebounds for Colorado (6-1), which was off to its best start since 1989-90.
''Our defense was terrific,'' Wyoming coach Larry Shyatt said. ''I though...