Colorado vs USC Wrap - Colorado Wins 83-74
|Colorado vs USC Wrap - Colorado Wins 83-74|
Xavier Johnson scored 20 points leading Colorado to an 83-74 victory over USC at Galen Center on Sunday.
Bettors who backed Colorado were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks.
Colorado got 18 points from Askia Booker and another 17 points from Josh Scott. Askia Booker contributed 6 assists, while Josh Scott cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
USC got a 21-point performance from Byron Wesley, who was supported by 14 points from J.T. Terrell. Byron Wesley had 2 assists in a losing cause for USC, while Omar Oraby grabbed 9 rebounds.
Colorado hit the break leading 40-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
USC won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-34.