MATCHUP: Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (2-0) at Colorado Buffaloes (3-1)
GAME TIME: Friday, Noon, at Coors Events Center in Boulder
BROADCAST: TV — Pac-12 Plus. Radio — KVCU 1190 AM
COACHES: Colorado — JR Payne, 2nd season (20-17 at CU; 121-139 career). MVSU — Ashley Walker, 1st season (2-0; 41-17 career).
LEADERS: Colorado — Scoring: G Kennedy Leonard, Jr., 14.3 ppg; Rebounding: F Annika Jank, Fr., 8.3 rpg; Assists: Leonard, Jr., 6.3 apg. MVSU — Scoring: PG Kristy Parker, Jr., 20.0 ppg; Rebounds: PF Jazmin Holmon, So., 5.0 rpg; Assists: PG LaKendra Bassett, Jr., 6.0 apg.
NOTABLE: This is part of the first round of CU's annual Rocky Mountain Classic, formerly the Omni Hotels Classic. In the other game, Drake and George Mason will play at 2:30 p.m. ... On Saturday, the championship will be at 2:30 p.m., with the consolation game at Noon. ... CU has won two in a row, including a 67-61 win against Miami on Saturday. ... Jank had her first career double-double in that game. ... CU won the only previous meeting with MVSU, 76-64, in Itta Bena, Miss., on Dec. 17, 2016.