Colorado Vs. Air Force: Buffaloes Win In Overtime

The Colorado Buffaloes edged Air Force in overtime on Wednesday.

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Colorado Vs. Air Force Recap: Colorado Earns An Overtime Victory

Air Force's Michael Lyons continued what's turning into a special season by pouring in 31 points, but it wasn't enough as Colorado picked up a 76-73 overtime victory at Clune Arena on Wednesday.

Four of five starters for Colorado finished in double-figures. Nate Tomlinson led the way with 19 points on a 7-of-11 shooting performance that included four three-pointers. Andrew Roberson wasn't to be outdone, scoring 11 and added 13 rebounds. Carlon Brown (16 points) and Austin Dufault (15 points) also helped pace the offense. Askia Booker came off the bench to finish with 11 points and five rebounds.

The loss was the first of the year for Air Force. Todd Fletcher scored 13 points and Mike Fitzgerald scored 10 in defeat.

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Colorado Vs. Air Force Score Update: Buffaloes Lead By One At The Half

Senior guard Nate Tomlinson went off for 16 points for Colorado in the first half to help the Buffaloes get out to a 37-36 lead at halftime against Air Force. Tomlinson, an Australia native, drained 3-of-4 three-point attempts and also added six assists. Carlon Brown helped supplement the Colorado offense by scoring nine points on 4-of-7 shooting. Askia Booker came off the bench to add eight points for the Buffaloes.

Standout wing Michael Lyons continues to be on a roll for Air Force. Lyons scored 16 points in the first half - which included 2-of-4 shooting from three-point range - and also added two steals. Taylor Stewart contributed seven points and three rebounds in the first half for the Falcons.

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Colorado Vs. Air Force: Buffaloes Look For 1st Road Win

Colorado and Air Force meet for the first time since 2007.

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