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Thomas scores 23 points to lead UNLV to 66-60 win over No. 22 Colorado State

Feb. 24, 2024 23:31 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dedan Thomas Jr. scored 23 points to lead UNLV to a 66-60 victory over No. 22 Colorado State on Saturday night, giving the surging Rebels seven wins in their past eight games. Luis Rodriguez added 14 points for the Rebels (16-10, 9-5 Mountain West) and Keylan Boone...

Simpson scores 28, Hadley 20 and Colorado blows past Utah 89-65

Feb. 24, 2024 23:25 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — KJ Simpson scored 28 points, J'Vonne Hadley added 20 and Colorado poured it on in the second half to defeat Utah 89-65 on Saturday night. After leading by nine points at halftime, Colorado turned it into a rout with runs of 9-0 and 7-0 midway through the...

Coward scores 30, Eastern Washington takes down Northern Colorado 85-76

Feb. 24, 2024 22:26 PM EST

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Cedric Coward's 30 points led Eastern Washington over Northern Colorado 85-76 on Saturday night. Coward added six rebounds for the Eagles (18-10, 12-3 Big Sky Conference). Jake Kyman scored 14 points, going 6 of 14 (1 for 5 from 3-point range). Ethan Price...

Utah visits Colorado following Simpson's 30-point outing

Feb. 24, 2024 04:02 AM EST

Utah Utes (16-10, 7-8 Pac-12) at Colorado Buffaloes (17-9, 8-7 Pac-12) Boulder, Colorado; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Buffaloes -5.5; over/under is 154 BOTTOM LINE: Colorado faces the Utah Utes after KJ Simpson scored 30 points in...

Northern Colorado faces Eastern Washington after Thomas' 20-point game

Feb. 24, 2024 03:45 AM EST

Eastern Washington Eagles (17-10, 11-3 Big Sky) at Northern Colorado Bears (17-10, 10-4 Big Sky) Greeley, Colorado; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Northern Colorado hosts the Eastern Washington Eagles after Saint Thomas scored 20 points in Northern Colorado's 76-62...

JuJu Watkins scores 42 points in No. 7 USC's 7th straight win, 87-81 over 11th-ranked Colorado

Feb. 24, 2024 01:12 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — JuJu Watkins was so busy trying to help No. 7 Southern California extend its winning streak, the freshman sensation didn't realize she had set a couple more records. Watkins scored 42 points in an 87-81 victory over 11th-ranked Colorado on Friday night for the...

Biden tells governors he's eyeing executive action on immigration, seems 'frustrated' with lawyers

Feb. 23, 2024 20:25 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden told the nation's governors on Friday that he's exploring what executive actions he can take to curb migration across the southern border after a bipartisan deal collapsed in Congress this month. He seemed to express frustration at the legal limits of his...

A former funeral home owner has been arrested after a corpse lay in a hearse for 2 years

Feb. 23, 2024 19:55 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A former funeral home owner accused of keeping a woman's corpse in the back of a hearse for two years and hoarding the cremated remains of 35 people has been arrested, authorities said. Thursday night's arrest of Miles Harford, 33, comes in connection with the latest...

3 University of Wyoming swimmers killed in highway crash in Colorado

Feb. 23, 2024 17:58 PM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Three members of the University of Wyoming swimming and diving team were killed and two others were injured when their sport utility vehicle veered off-road and rolled over along a rural highway known for deadly wrecks, including one that killed eight other Wyoming athletes....

Trash dispute between roommates led to threat one month before fatal Colorado campus shooting

Feb. 23, 2024 16:44 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A college student accused of killing his roommate and another person at a Colorado dorm room last week told his roommate a month earlier he would “kill him” if he was asked to take out the trash again, according to a court document released Friday. The dispute in...