DU Basketball Defeats Northern Colorado

(above) DU Hoops had another big win on Wednesday night
Brian Stafford scored 13 of his 16 points in the second half, leading the University of Denver to a 71-65 victory over Northern Colorado.  The victory gave DU another win over a team that made the NCAA basketball tournament in recent seasons.  Northern Colorado won the Big Sky Conference last season before losing in the 1st round of the Tournament to San Diego State.
Denver trailed early but opened the second half on a 11-0 run, to lead 37-31.

Royce O'Neale added 14 points and Brett Olson 11 for Denver (7-2), which improved to 3-1 on the road. The Pioneers scored 25 points off 18 turnovers and finished 11-of-32 on 3-point attempts.

The game was televised on Altitude Sports.


Anonymous said...

Nice win by the men. They shguld get at least 20-25 wins this year.

DU women hoops have also been good this year , beating Oregon and Minnesota at Magness this week.

Anonymous said...

We're goin' dancin' baby ... you heard it here first.