No. 11 Colorado rolls over Denver 83-61

Arielle Roberson scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds

Thursday night and No. 11 Colorado dominated Denver 83-61 to remain


Michaela Neuhaus hit a layup and a free throw to put Denver up

15-12 in the first half, but Colorado scrapped back and took an

18-17 lead on a layup by Rachel Hargis, then went on runs of 11-3

and 9-0 to lead 47-32 at halftime.

Colorado opened the second half with a 7-0 run and steadily

pulled away, extending their lead to 26 points on a layup by Jamee

Swan with 1:32 to play.

Roberson grabbed five offensive rebounds and five defensive

boards as Colorado (9-0) out-rebounded Denver (1-8) 49-35 and

outshot them 44.3 percent (27-61) to 37.1 percent (23-62).

Jen Reese scored 18 points for Colorado, Lexy Kresl scored 13

and had a game-high six assists, and Brittany Wilson added 12.

Neuhaus led Denver with 14 points.