Recap: Colorado vs. Stanford
Boulder, CO (Sports Network) - Andre Roberson scored 12 points, tied his career-high by pulling down 20 rebounds, and registered three steals and blocks to lead the Colorado Buffaloes as they completed a 75-54 rout of the Stanford Cardinal in Pac-12 Conference action at the Coors Events Center.
Askia Booker tallied a team-high 13 points and swiped three steals for Colorado (13-6, 3-4 Pac-12) as it picked up its second consecutive victory. Josh Scott and Spencer Dinwiddie contributed 12 points apiece while Xavier Johnson netted 11 points.
Chasson Randle paced Stanford (11-8, 2-4) with 15 points, but he went 5-of-21 from the field and committed three turnovers. Dwight Powell finished with 11 points and seven boards as the Cardinal lost for the third time in four outings.
Colorado wasted no time taking control of the bout and went into the intermission on top, 44-29, after converting 56.7 percent of its field goal attempts in the first half. The Cardinal fell behind after shooting 34.3 percent from the field in the opening 20 minutes.
Stanford cooled off after the break to make only 27.6 percent of its attempts from the field, including only 2-of-12 from 3-point range. The Buffaloes cruised to the win despite making only 4-of-11 at the charity stripe in the second half.
Colorado held a sizeable, 48-30, edge in the rebounding battle and outscored the visitors, 44-20, in the paint.Game Notes