Big 12 Preview: Alec Burks hopes to make the most of staying at Colorado

As soon as he learned his school was hiring Tad Boyle as its new basketball coach last April, high-scoring Colorado guard Alec Burks was almost certain he'd donned a Buffaloes jersey for the final time.It shocked Burks when Colorado coach Jeff Bzdelik bolted for Wake Forest earlier that month without completing the rebuilding process he'd begun in Boulder. It stung Burks even more...
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September 27, 2010  |  Discuss

Now that Burks is back, can Colorado make the NCAA tourney?

It may be years before new Colorado coach Tad Boyle lands a more important recruit than the one he secured Wednesday night. Reigning Big 12 freshman of the year Alec Burks, who said he would consider leaving Colorado if assistant Steve McClain wasn't hired as Jeff Bzdelik's replacement, told the school's web site he will return next year. Boyle met with Burks on campus and flew to...
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April 22, 2010  |  Discuss

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