Wyoming 65, Colorado 54
Adam Waddell had a game-high 17 points, Leonard Washington
scored 16 points and Luke Martinez scored 14 as Wyoming beat
Colorado 65-54 on Friday night.
Spencer Dinwiddie had 16 and Andre Roberson and Carlon Brown had
10 each for Colorado, which saw its 27-game nonconference home win
Wyoming (9-1) came into the game ranked third in the nation in
scoring defense, allowing 49.4 points a game. The Cowboys haven’t
yet allowed a team to score 60.
The Cowboys built a double-digit lead on the strength of a 13-0
run midway through the second half. Waddell started the surge with
six points and Martinez hit his fourth 3-pointer to give Wyoming a
49-37 lead with 8:41 left.
The Buffaloes cut the lead to 56-51 with 2:01 left but Wyoming
closed it out on the free-throw line.