California vs. Colorado: Recap and Stats

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California vs. Colorado: Recap and Stats
California 71
(11-8, 3-4 away)
Colorado 81
(14-6, 10-1 home)
Venue: Coors Events Center
3:30PM ET / 12:30PM PT, January 27, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
California 18 53 71
Colorado 34 47 81
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
California A Crabbe 20 D Kravish 7 J Cobbs 4
Colorado S Dinwiddie 14 A Roberson 11 S Dinwiddie 2

Colorado squared off with California on Sunday, January 27th and knocked off the Golden Bears 81-71 in Pac 12 play. The Buffaloes got the win with a team-high 20 points and four rebounds from Askia Booker. Xavier Johnson played his way to a double-double with a season-high 18 points and 12 rebounds. For the Golden Bears, Justin Cobbs got a game-high 22 points. Colorado (14-6, 4-4 Pac 12) gets Utah (8-10, 1-6 Pac 12) on the road on Saturday, February 2nd.

Colorado Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 0:31 left to go.
  • Colorado started 14-6 during the 2011 and 2010 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over California extended the Colorado winning streak to 3 games.
  • CU beat the spread by 3.5 points. That makes the 11th time this season the Buffaloes have beaten the spread.
  • The Buffaloes have won 89% of the time this season (8-1) after recording 18 or more free throws made.
  • Colorado has won 83% of the time this season (5-1) when its three-point percentage has been 46.7% or better.
  • CU has won 100% of the time this season (5-0) when opponents record 5 or fewer free throws made.
  • This season Colorado has won 83% of the time (5-1) when Andre Roberson has 15 points or more, 75% of the time (9-3) when Askia Booker plays 32 minutes or more, and 71% of the time (5-2) when Spencer Dinwiddie has 4 assists or more.
  • The Buffaloes set a season high for turnovers.
  • The last time CU recorded at least 20 turnovers was Mar 15, 2012 against UNLV.
  • The Buffaloes have recorded more rebounds than their opponents for the past 5 games.
  • This is the 10th game at home this season--CU has a 15.3 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Askia Booker and Xavier Johnson) accounted for 46.9% of the points.
  • Xavier Johnson accounted for 34.2% of the team's rebounds.
  • Askia Booker has led the team in scoring in 7 out of 20 games this season.
  • This marks the 2nd 20-point game of Askia Booker's career.
  • Askia Booker had a career high with 4 three-pointers.
  • Xavier Johnson recorded the 1st double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Xavier Johnson has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Xavier Johnson recorded a double-double. It was the 1st of his career.
  • Spencer Dinwiddie has 5 straight double-digit point games.

California Game Notes

  • California lost and did not cover the spread.
  • Allen Crabbe recorded a team season high in three pointers attempted with 9.
  • Justin Cobbs accounted for 30.9% of the team's points.
  • Justin Cobbs has led the team in scoring 4 times in 19 games this season.
  • This marks the 24th 20-point game of Allen Crabbe's career.
  • Allen Crabbe has 4 straight double-digit point games.
  • Allen Crabbe set a career high with 4 steals.
  • This marks the 9th 20-point game of Justin Cobbs's career.
  • This was the 3rd foul out of the season for Tyrone Wallace.
Cal PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AJustin Cobbs362216201
AAllen Crabbe392152401
BTyrone Wallace32753301
BRobert Thurman26870101
CDavid Kravish19610100
CRichard Solomon28540201
DBrandon Smith14201305
-Bak Bak3020000
-Jeff Powers3000000
CU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAskia Booker322043104
AXavier Johnson3018120005
AAndre Roberson221551013
B+S. Dinwiddie291614101
C+Josh Scott25532101
C+Sabatino Chen23342102
-Eli Stalzer10210001
D+S. Harris-Tunks16221003
DJeremy Adams12020000

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