<br /><br />BOULDER – The No. 21 Colorado women's basketball team started fast and seldom slowed the pace on Saturday night, cruising to an 85-56 win against overmatched Idaho State at the Coors Events Center. The Buffs won their eighth consecutive game (8-0) under first-year head coach JR Payne and already have surpassed last season's win total (7-23). Idaho State (2-5) never led and trailed by as many as 33 points in the final quarter.
<br /><br />BOULDER - The University of Colorado athletics department will host a toy drive before the CU men's basketball vs. Xavier game on Wednesday, Dec. 7, and the CU women's basketball game vs. Colorado State on Thursday, Dec 8. Tipoff for both games is at 7 p.m. at the Coors Events Center.