Colorado Defeats Utah 79-75 - Recap

Josh Scott scored 20 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Colorado over Utah, 79-75, on Saturday at Coors Events Center.

Colorado won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites.

Askia Booker had 18 points for Colorado and Xavier Talton chipped in with 14 points. Askia Booker had 7 assists for them, while Josh Scott was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Utah got 17 points from Delon Wright in a losing cause and another 17 points from Brandon Taylor. Delon Wright contributed 11 assists for them, while Jeremy Olsen had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 37-31 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Colorado as they grabbed 42 boards, while Utah only had 24.