Colorado will host Arizona and Arizona State at the Coors Events Center this weekend in the penultimate weekend of the regular season. The Buffs will face off on Friday, Nov. 17, at 6 p.m. against Arizona. On Saturday, Nov. 18, CU will face Arizona State at 7 p.m.
The Colorado Buffaloes had a 2-1 lead in a top-25 match up against Southern California, but the Trojans rallied back to get the win on Saturday afternoon at the Galen Center. Set scores were 25-20, 17-25, 29-27, 11-25, 11-15.
With just six matches left in the regular season, every match is important to stay on top of the Pac-12 standings. And the Colorado Buffaloes have a tough test this weekend against a pair of top-20 opponents.
For the second straight week, and the fourth this season, Colorado setter Brynna DeLuzio has been named the Pac-12 Freshman of the Week. The 19-6 Buffaloes also re-entered the AVCA Division I Coaches Poll at 25th on Monday afternoon.
After suffering a 3-0 loss at the hands of No. 11 Washington earlier this season in Seattle, the Colorado Buffaloes were ready to return the favor. And that is exactly what they did on Friday night at the Coors Events Center, upsetting the Huskies 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-22).