Huskies

Washington Crushed By Colorado For Third Straight Loss

View Comments
Huskies Recap

(1090 The Fan) — Colorado avenged an earlier defeat to Washington with a dominating 91-65 victory at home, Sunday.

Xavier Johnson led three 20-point scorers for the Buffaloes with a game-high 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Josh Scott finished with 21 points and eight rebounds and guard Askia Booker had 20 points and seven assists.

Washington (13-11, 5-6), meanwhile, was led by freshman point guard Nigel Williams-Goss who scored 15 points and delivered four assists. Leading-scorer and All-Pac-12 guard C.J. Wilcox was held to just eight points on 2-for-10 shooting from the field, including 0-for-7 from beyond the arc.

Colorado (18-6, 7-4) opened the game on a 20-4 run over the first 5:30 to take command. The team never looked back from there. The Huskies shot just 32 percent from the field and were out-rebounded by Colorado 44-30. The Buffaloes shot 55 percent and led by as many as 30 points in this one.

Washington’s 5-3 Pac-12 conference start is a distant memory now as the team has tumbled from fourth to a tie for seventh in the conference standings with its current 3-game losing streak.

The Huskies will look forward to returning home this week for two games against Stanford and Cal.

-Anthony Dion, 1090 The Fan

(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,175 other followers