CU-USC Game Notes

Release: January 10, 2013
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  • CU remains unbeaten at home this season (7-0) and improves to 4-3 edge in series with USC.
  • Trojans remain winless in Boulder (0-3) and played their first game ever at the Coors Events Center.
  • CU has won both meetings against USC in Pac-12 play.
  • CU improves to 39-4 under Boyle at the Coors Events Center.
  • Six of seven home games have reached over 10,000 fans in announced attendance.
  • 11-4 start to the season matches last year's (2011-12) start after 15 games played.
  • Buffs defense forced the most turnovers this season (23).
  • Colorado collected a total of 15 steals (last completed in 2006).
  • The team has led at half in 12 games this season.
  • CU is now 9-3 when leading at halftime this season.
  • When shooting at a higher percentage than their opponent, CU has a record of 11-1
  • CU improve to 6-0 when four players score 10+

Andre Roberson

  • In 89 career games, has grabbed 7+ rebounds 70 times.
  • Fourth on CU's all-time rebounding list with 875.
  • Fourth in career blocks (129); 10th in career steals (128).
  • Moves up to number 40 in career scoring (845).

Spencer Dinwiddie

  • Recorded a career-high of five steals, the first time a CU player has had five or more steals since Alec Burks in 2009.
  • Started every game as a Buff (51).

Josh Scott

  • Led the team with 14 points.
  • Has started all 15 games, netted 11+ points in 12 of 15 games.
  • Has led the Buffs in scoring, four times (one shared).
  • Hit 6-of-7 in the paint against USC.

Sabatino Chen

  • Stole the ball four times for a new career-high.
  • Made five of seven shots vs. USC; 13-of-22 over the last three games (59.1 percent).

Xavier Johnson

  • Second career start (previous start against Arizona , Jan. 3).

Shane Harris-Tunks

  • Tied season-high in rebounds (4).
  • Improved to three defensive rebounds for the season.

Eli Stalzer

  • First three pointer since making two against Air Force (Nov. 25).
  • First basket in last seven games.


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