MATCHUP: Colorado Buffaloes (15-13, 5-12 Pac-12) at Washington State Cougars (10-18, 5-12)

GAME TIME: Saturday, 2 p.m. MT, at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman, Wash.

BROADCAST: TV - None. Radio - ESPN 1600 AM

COACHES: Colorado - JR Payne, 1st season (15-13 at CU; 116-126 career). Washington State - June Daugherty, 10th season (114-196 at WSU; 427-409 career).

LEADERS: Colorado - Scoring: G Kennedy Leonard, So., 17.1 ppg; Rebounding: F Haley Smith, Sr., 6.5 rpg; Assists: Leonard, 5.9 apg. Washington State - Scoring: G Alexys Swedlund, So., 10.3 ppg; Rebounding: F Nike McClure, So., 5.9 rpg; Assists: G Pinelopi Pavlopoulou, Jr., 2.9 apg.

NOTABLE: CU won the first meeting, 70-58, in Boulder on Feb. 3. The Buffs trailed by 14 late in the third quarter before closing on a 38-12 run over the final 11:07. Leonard had 25 points and Ariana Freeman 14 for the Buffs. ... CU is 5-6 all-time against the Cougars, including 1-4 in Pullman. ... The Buffs are looking for their first two-game sweep of a Pac-12 team since the 2014-15 season. ... Swedlund actually has the fourth-best scoring average for WSU, but their top three scorers - Borislava Hristova, Chanelle Molina and Louise Brown - are out for the season. ... Going into Friday, CU and WSU were two of five Pac-12 teams with five wins. With just one game to play in the regular season, CU could land anywhere between seventh and 12th in the final standings.


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