Field Goal %
- COLO 38.5
- 49.2 ARIZ
Three Point %
- COLO 36.4
- 20.0 ARIZ
- COLO 16
- 7 ARIZ
- COLO 32
- 32 ARIZ
- Tucson, Arizona 85777
- Line: ARIZ -15.5
0:00 - 2nd Half
End of Game
Aaron Gordon was not heavily featured on Thursday, but was effective in the paint. All of Gordon's 12 points (6-for-12 from the floor) came in the paint, and all but one of his shots came in the paint.
Colorado has not been the same since leading scorer Spencer Dinwiddie was lost for the season on Jan. 12 against Washington. Dinwiddie was averaging 14.7 points per game and was shooting 41.3 percent from three.
Arizona allowed Colorado to score 26 points in the paint. Coming into Thursday's game Arizona allowed opponents to score an average of 22.4 paint points per game, best in the Pac-12 and fourth among teams from Big 7 Conferences.
Arizona scored 23 points off turnovers on Thursday, tied for its most points off turnovers in a game this season (had 23 against Northern Arizona on Dec. 23 and USC on Jan. 12).
Arizona came into Thursday's game allowing opponents to shoot 35.8 percent from the floor, best in the Pac-12 and ninth in Division I. Colorado shot 38.5 percent on Thursday, struggling in the paint.
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