Freshman Kennedy Leonard paced the Colorado Buffaloes, but in the end No. 13 Kentucky was just too much for the young Buffs, opening up a 16-point first quarter lead and cruising to a 25 point victory, 86-61, here Sunday.
There wasn't time to celebrate Thursday night after Colorado smoked the Northern Colorado Bears, 63-41. It was Buffs' coach Linda Lappe's 100th career win at CU, but with practice the next day and a visit to No. 13 Kentucky on Sunday, Colorado had look ahead.
The University of Colorado hits the road for the first time this season, traveling to Lexington, Ky. to face the 13th-ranked (AP & USAT) Kentucky Wildcats. Tip off is set for 12 p.m. MST on Sunday, Nov. 22 from Memorial Coliseum.
The Colorado women's basketball team took control early, never trailed and presented head coach Linda Lappe with her 100th win with the Buffaloes – a 63-41 rout of Northern Colorado on Thursday night at the Coors Events Center.