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Colorado Basketball: Buffs grab much needed win at Maples PavilionThe Colorado basketball team pulled out a tough win against Pac-12 foe Stanford by winning 59-56. Leading up to this game, they had been on a two game losing streak with losses at home against Arizona and at Utah. The Buffs were losing steam on the season after the two disheartening losses. This was huge for the Buffs...
Askia Booker scored all but two of his 18 points during a second-half charge that carried Colorado past Arizona State 61-52 Wednesday night in a game dominated by defense.
Josh Scott added 13 points and 13 rebounds for Colorado (20-7, 9-5 Pac-12), which reached the 20-win mark for the fourth straight season under coach Tad Boyle, something that had been done just four times in the...
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BOULDER, Colo. -- Askia Booker scored all but two of his 18 points during a second-half charge that carried Colorado past Arizona State 61-52 Wednesday night in a game dominated by defense.
Josh Scott added 13 points and 13 rebounds for Colorado (20-7, 9-5 Pac-12), which reached the 20-win mark for the fourth straight season under coach Tad Boyle, something that had been done just...
With Askia Booker and Spencer Dinwiddie attacking the basket, Colorado managed to beat high-scoring Oregon at its own game.
Booker scored a career-high 27 points, 11 in the last 4:40, and Dinwiddie scored 16 of his 23 in the second half as No. 20 Colorado rallied from a 10-point deficit to hand No. 10 Oregon its first loss of the season, 100-91 on Sunday.
"You've got to...
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January 05, 2014
Askia Booker scored 12 of his 19 points in the second half, and No. 21
Colorado finished strong to beat Georgia 84-70 on Saturday night.
Spencer Dinwiddie added 17 points for Colorado and Josh Scott had 14 points and 13 rebounds for his sixth double double this season and eighth of his career.
Colorado, which opens Pac-12 play next Thursday against Oregon State, made all 26 of...
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December 29, 2013
No.6 Kansas was down late in the game to Colorado. After Kansas tied the game late, Askia Booker ran down court with 2.9 seconds left. He used the EuroStep to get by the defender and hit the game winner. The arena erupted as players, fans, and students stormed the court. Booker finished with 15 points and this is also Colorado’s 9th straight win.
Here is a clip of Askia hitting...
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) Askia Booker brought Colorado fans storming onto the court by swishing a 25-footer at the buzzer Saturday to lift Colorado to a 75-72 victory over No. 6 Kansas, marking the program's first victory over the Jayhawks in 20 tries.Colorado (9-1) squandered a six-point lead with 1:44 left and Kansas tied the game with a bucket by Perry Ellis with 4 seconds left...
Unranked Colorado stunned #6 Kansas in Boulder today with a three at the buzzer. Askia Booker took the inbound pass with 2.9 seconds on the clock and handed the Jayhawks their second loss of the young season while breaking Kansas’ 19 game win streak against Colorado. Personally speaking, I think he got an extra step there. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Just in case you were hoping for another controversial finish in college sports, Colorado junior guard Askia Booker decided to give us all one more to debate Saturday afternoon. Booker nailed a ridiculous buzzer-beating 3-pointer to help his Buffaloes knock off No. 6 Kansas at home, sending the crowd into a frenzy and the students rushing the court in celebration. But did Booker...
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Askia Booker led seven Colorado players in double figures with 15 points and the Buffaloes pulled away in the second half for a 94-70 victory over Jackson State on Saturday in the first meeting between the schools.
Xavier Talton and Dustin Thomas scored 13 points apiece for Colorado (3-1), which has won three in a row since a season-opening loss to Baylor.
Javeres Brent led Jackson...
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November 16, 2013