KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 11: Head coach Tad Boyle of the Colorado Buffaloes reacts to a play against the Kansas Jayhawks during their semifinal game in the 2011 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament at Sprint Center on March 11, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
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The Colorado Buffaloes built a 31-point lead at halftime and never looked back during a 92-34 victory over the New Orleans Privateers. Senior guard Carlon Brown starred in the win for the Buffaloes, finishing with 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting. Forward Austin Dufault scored 14 for Colorado, while Andre Roberson and Spencer Dinwiddie each added 12 points. Askia Booker came off the bench to score 13 for Colorado in the win.
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The Buffaloes shot 55 percent (32 of 58) from the field and dominated inside, outscoring the smaller Privateers 50-6 in the paint and 24-4 on second-chance points. Colorado improved to 6-1 at home.
No scorer reached double-digits for New Orleans. Rarlensee Nelson and Generra Varmall each scored seven points in the loss for the Privateers.
Colorado out-rebounded their opponent 50-14 in the game.
The win improved Colorado to 8-4, while New Orleans dropped to 9-6.