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Redshirt decision for CU basketball freshman Jakub Dombek still pending

6-foot-11 forward from Czech Republic boasts skills that outweigh size
11/13/2018 01:15 AM MST
With the 2018-19 season about to tip off Tuesday night against Drake, the status of CU basketball freshman Jakub Dombek remains uncertain. 
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CU basketball to keep it simple in season opener against Drake
11/12/2018 05:33 PM MST - If there is a quick hook or two by coach Tad Boyle Tuesday night at the CU Events Center, don't be alarmed. Full Story

Drake a familiar, yet unfamiliar, for for CU Buffs in men's basketball opener
11/11/2018 01:48 PM MST - As season-opening opponents go, Drake represents a fairly familiar foe for the Colorado men's basketball team. Full Story

CU basketball gets verbal commit from Columbine's Luke O'Brien
11/10/2018 12:44 PM MST - National signing day on Wednesday will be an unusually quiet one for the Colorado men's basketball program, as Tad Boyle plans to keep the open scholarship in his back pocket until the spring. Full Story

CU Buffs basketball to face Arizona State in 2019 Pac-12 game in China
11/10/2018 12:01 AM MST - Next year, the Colorado men's basketball team will travel across half the world to face a familiar foe. Full Story

CU basketball making certain exhibition shooting woes don't continue in regular season
11/10/2018 12:01 AM MST - Some of the offensive numbers put up by the Colorado men's basketball team during last week's exhibition win against Colorado Mines were, well, offensive. Full Story

Chat replay: Pat Rooney discusses CU basketball (Nov. 9, 2018)
11/09/2018 02:06 PM MST - BuffZone.com beat writer Pat Rooney takes questions and leads a discussion on University of Colorado Buffaloes basketball and more.  Full Story

Post defense for CU Buffs basketball to boast different look without Dallas Walton
11/08/2018 04:22 PM MST - While he was expected to deliver more this season, the glass-half-full outlook on the loss of 7-footer Dallas Walton is that the Colorado basketball team only has to replace the 5. Full Story

CU Buffs play waiting game while rest of college basketball tips off 2018-19 season
11/06/2018 03:40 PM MST - The news the college basketball season began on Tuesday was a revelation to Colorado head coach Tad Boyle. Full Story

Three Pac-12 basketball players named to Naismith Award watch list
11/05/2018 10:45 AM MST - Not surprisingly, the preseason watch list for the 2019 Naismith Award did not include any of coach Tad Boyle's Colorado Buffaloes. Full Story

Shane Gatling wants to bring more than 3-point shot to CU Buffs basketball
11/04/2018 12:23 PM MST - With George King and Dom Collier gone, so is just over 43 percent of the made 3-pointers recorded by the Colorado men's basketball team last year. Full Story

CU basketball aims to end habit of playing to level of competition
11/03/2018 08:05 PM MDT - McKinley Wright certainly remembers the good times from his freshman season, particularly when the Colorado men's basketball team knocked off two ranked foes, Arizona State and Arizona, over one early January weekend. Full Story

Strong second half pushes CU basketball to exhibition win against Mines
11/03/2018 07:55 PM MDT - The glut of turnovers throughout the first half was both familiar and alarming for the Colorado men's basketball team. Full Story

Road back to Boulder has been trying one for former Fairview star, new CU Buff Frank Ryder
11/02/2018 02:34 PM MDT - On days when his body doesn't quite feel right, or when he's a little apprehensive about pushing his pulse too far, Frank Ryder lags behind. Full Story

Tad Boyle displeased with CU Buffs performance in Black-and-Gold scrimmage
10/30/2018 05:21 PM MDT - Any Colorado fans believing the onset of a promising men's basketball season might dull the ache of the stunning football loss Saturday against Oregon State will be disheartened to hear coach Tad Boyle's assessment of his team's Black-and-Gold intra-squad scrimmage. Full Story

Alex Strating ready if number called for CU Buffs men's basketball
10/28/2018 12:03 PM MDT - It was just one play among many during Saturday morning's annual Black-and-Gold intra-squad scrimmage hosted by the University of Colorado men's basketball team. Full Story

Black-and-gold scrimmage marks midpoint of CU Buffs basketball preseason
10/27/2018 01:08 PM MDT - The annual Black-and-Gold intra-squad scrimmage always is a different sort of coaching opportunity for Colorado men's basketball leader Tad Boyle. Full Story

McKinley Wright, Tyler Bey look to lead defensive charge for CU men's basketball
10/26/2018 11:27 AM MDT - Ask those around the Colorado men's basketball team who will lead the defensive charge during the 2018-19 season, and Tyler Bey likely will be a unanimous answer. Full Story

New mobile ticket service launched for CU men's basketball
10/24/2018 02:25 PM MDT - Fans of the Colorado men's basketball team will have a new ticket-purchasing option this season. On Wednesday, CU announced the launching of the Buzzer Beater Mobile Pass. Full Story

'It's not a blip': CU Buffs' Tad Boyle disagrees with coach K's dismissive comments regarding FBI trial
10/23/2018 03:04 PM MDT - Count Tad Boyle among those disappointed by the recent comments by college basketball luminaries downplaying the significance of the ongoing legal affairs surrounding the FBI probe into college basketball corruption. Full Story

CU men's basketball faces tall task in replacing Dallas Walton
10/21/2018 02:38 PM MDT - Evan Battey has been there. Not too long ago, too. And thinking about what teammate Dallas Walton is going through right now was enough to stir up some powerful emotions. Full Story

Lucas Siewert a key 'x-factor' for CU men's basketball
10/19/2018 12:28 PM MDT - With momentum on his side, Lucas Siewert was ready to embrace the offseason with an eye on continuing the much-improved play he flashed down the stretch of the 2017-18 season. Full Story

Chat replay: Pat Rooney discusses CU basketball (Oct. 19, 2019)
10/19/2018 01:05 PM MDT - BuffZone.com beat writer Pat Rooney takes questions and leads a discussion on University of Colorado Buffaloes basketball and more. Full Story

Tyler Bey eyeing breakout season for CU Buffs men's basketball
10/17/2018 04:48 PM MDT - The goals, according to Tyler Bey are simple. And they are numbers any player — from an up-and-coming talent like Bey to a wily old veteran — would take in a heartbeat. Full Story

Knee injury to sideline CU basketball's Dallas Walton for entire 2018-19 season
10/18/2018 01:39 PM MDT - If the Colorado men's basketball team manages to reach the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2016, the Buffaloes will do so without a key piece of their vaunted sophomore class. Full Story

Consistent full basketball season the goal for CU Buffs' Deleon Brown
10/15/2018 02:55 PM MDT - When the basketball season tips off, Deleon Brown always is ready to go. More often than not, the Colorado Buffaloes' junior guard proved to be a key contributor at the outset of each of his first two seasons in Boulder, supplying a small jolt off the bench of whatever the Buffs were lacking in that moment — from 3-point shooting to taking a few turns at point guard to playing solid perimeter defense. Full Story

Former CU Buffs basketball star Derrick White goes from starter to injured
10/12/2018 10:18 AM MDT - Opportunity knocked for Derrick White. Then misfortune struck. It has been a rollercoaster week for the former Colorado basketball standout. Full Story

Rooney: How I voted in preseason Pac-12 men's basketball poll
10/12/2018 09:53 AM MDT - This will be my fourth season on the beat covering college basketball — the Colorado Buffaloes in particular and the Pac-12 Conference in general. Full Story

Rooney: Sordid Pac-12 headlines keep reaching new lows
10/11/2018 07:24 PM MDT - SAN FRANCISCO — One year later, little has changed regarding the legal mess facing college basketball in general and the Pac-12 Conference in particular. Full Story

McKinley Wright still evolving as CU Buffs' floor general
10/11/2018 04:32 PM MDT - Colorado men's basketball coach Tad Boyle wasted little time turning over his offense to then-freshman McKinley Wright last season. Full Story

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Are car keys a thing of the past?

The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story


  • Nov. 3 - Colorado 66, Colorado Mines 57 (exhibition)
  • Nov. 13 - Drake at Colorado, 6 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Nov. 16 - Nebraska-Omaha at Colorado, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Nov. 20 - Colorado at San Diego, 8 p.m. (ESPNU)
  • Nov. 24 - Colorado at Air Force, 4 p.m. (AT&T SportsNet)
  • Nov. 28 - Portland at Colorado, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Dec. 1 - Colorado State at Colorado, 1 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Dec. 4 - South Dakota at Colorado, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Dec. 8 - Illinois-Chicago at Colorado, 4 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Dec. 11 -Colorado at New Mexico, 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
  • Dec. 22 - Indiana State vs. Colorado, 1 p.m. (Honolulu; ESPNU)
  • Dec. 13 - UNLV/Hawaii vs. Colorado, 2:30 or 5 p.m. (Honolulu; ESPN2 or ESPNU)
  • Dec. 25 - Colorado vs. TBD (Honolulu)
  • Jan. 3 - Colorado at Arizona, 7 p.m. (FS1)
  • Jan. 5 - Colorado at Arizona State, 4 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Jan. 10 - Washington State at Colorado, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Jan. 12 - Washington at Colorado, 8 p.m. (ESPNU)
  • Jan. 20 - Colorado at Utah, 4 p.m. (ESPNU)
  • Jan. 24 - Colorado at California, 9 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Jan. 26 - Colorado at Stanford, 6 p.m. (FS1)
  • Jan. 31 - Oregon State at Colorado, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Feb. 2 - Oregon at Colorado, 7:30 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Feb. 6 - Colorado at UCLA, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Feb. 9 - Colorado at USC, 8 p.m. (ESPN TBD)
  • Feb. 13 - Arizona State at Colorado, 8:30 p.m. (FS1)
  • Feb. 17 - Arizona at Colorado, 6 p.m. (ESPNU)
  • Feb. 20 - Colorado at Washington State, 8 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • Feb. 23 - Colorado at Washington, 8:30 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • March 2 - Utah at Colorado, 4 p.m. (ESPNU)
  • March 7 - UCLA at Colorado, 7 p.m. (ESPNU or ESPN2)
  • March 9 - USC at Colorado, 3 p.m. (Pac-12 Network)
  • March 13-16 - Pac-12 Touranment (Las Vegas)