Buffaloes edge Wildcats for tourney victory, earn NCAA bid

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Colorado was supposed to be one of the Pac-12’s cellar-dwellars. Instead, the Buffs are on top of the conference.

Although they struggled throughout the last 10 minutes, Colorado did just enough Saturday to upset Arizona, 53-51, and secure the Pac-12’s automatic bid to the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

Carlon Brown and Spencer Dinwiddie combined for 27 points to lead the team, highlighting Colorado’s terrible offensive day. Brown’s thunderous dunk capped the scoring for Colorado and gave the Buffs a 53-47 lead, which they held on to. READ MORE>>>