Scores

Final

Texas Southern 51

(1-9, 0-9 away)

Colorado 56

(7-4, 5-1 home)

    9:00 PM ET, December 22, 2011

    Coors Events Center, Boulder, Colorado

    1 2 T
    TXSO 16 3551
    COLO 32 2456

    Top Performers

    Texas Southern: O. Strong 23 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Colorado: A. Roberson 11 Pts, 16 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

    Colorado 56, Texas Southern 51

    Associated Press

    BOULDER, Colo. -- Spencer Dinwiddie scored a career-high 18 points, Andre Roberson had 11 points and 16 rebounds and Colorado held off Texas Southern 56-51 Thursday night.

    Carlon Brown had 11 points for the Buffaloes.

    Omar Strong scored 23 points and Fred Sturdivant had 11 for the Tigers (1-9), who have lost eight straight.

    The Tigers gave Colorado (7-4) a challenge after trailing by 23 in the first half. Texas Southern forced 20 turnovers and pulled to within three with 21.8 seconds left, but Roberson's two free throws clinched the game.

    Trailing 38-17, Strong scored 11 points to spark a 19-4 run that made it 41-36 with 9:54 left.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TXSO
    COLO
    Points 51 56
    FG Made-Attempted 18-48 (.375) 18-45 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-20 (.400) 8-21 (.381)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 12-20 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 21

    2011-12 Season

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