Beavers, Buffaloes Set For Saturday At Primetime
THE GAME: Oregon State (11-10, 7-8 Pac-12) will play its penultimate home game of the regular season when it hosts Colorado (16-7, 10-6) at 5 p.m. on Saturday at Gill Coliseum.
TELEVISION: The game will be televised on ESPNU with Dave Feldman and Corey Williams calling the action.
RADIO: The game will air live on Beaver Sports Radio Network with Mike Parker calling the action. It can also be heard online at this link.
LIVE STATS: There will be live stats at this link.
QUICKLY: Oregon State looks to sweep the Mountain schools at home for the first time since 2015-16 (71-69 over Utah on Feb. 4; 60-56 over Colorado on Feb. 6) ... Under Wayne Tinkle, the Beavers have Pac-12 winning streaks at Gill Coliseum of six games (2014-15), five games (2015-16) and five games (2020-21); the longest conference winning streak at home in the 24 years before Tinkle was five games in 2004-05 ... Ethan Thompson (455) needs three assists to move into third on Oregon State's career assists list; he would trail only Gary Payton (938) and George Tucker (525) ... Warith Alatishe leads the team in rebounds (172) and blocked shots (37), and is tied for first in steals (27); no player in Oregon State history has finished a season leading the team in all three categories ... Jarod Lucas leads the Pac-12 and is seventh in the nation in free throw percentage at 91.5%; the Oregon State single-season record is 89.2% by Chris Stephens ... Rodrigue Andela scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds, all in the second, the last two games against Arizona State and Utah.
vs. COLORADO: Oregon State and Colorado are meeting for the 27th time with the Buffs holding a 17-9 advantage. The Beavers have a 6-4 edge in games played in Corvallis.
The Buffaloes won the first meeting this season, 78-49, on Feb. 8 in Boulder.
The teams split the series last season with each team winning on the road. The Beavers rallied from a 12-point second-half deficit to win the first meeting, 76-68, on Jan. 5 at the CU Events Center. Ethan Thompson scored 24 points and Zach Reichle added a career-high 19. Colorado bounced back with a 69-47 win on Feb. 15 at Gill Coliseum when the Buffs were ranked No. 16 in the nation.
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