MATCHUP: Colorado Buffaloes (7-2) at Air Force Falcons (0-9)
GAME TIME: Friday, 7 p.m., at Cadet Field House at the Air Force Academy
BROADCAST: Radio — KHOW 630 AM
COACHES: Colorado — JR Payne, 2nd season (24-18 at CU; 125-140 career). Air Force — Chris Gobrecht, 3rd season (5-63; 543-511 career)
LEADERS: Colorado — Scoring: G Kennedy Leonard, Jr., 16.1 ppg; Rebounding: F Annika Jank, Fr., 8.0 rpg; Assists: Leonard, Jr., 7.0 apg. Air Force — Scoring: G Kaelin Immel, Fr., 12.0 ppg; Rebounds: F Dee Bennett, Sr., 8.0 rpg; Assists: G Cortney Porter, Sr., 3.9 apg.
NOTABLE: The Buffs are looking to rebound from an 81-75 loss to Dartmouth at home on Monday. ... This is just the fifth-ever meeting between the teams. CU is 4-0 against the Falcons, including a 95-68 win in Boulder on Nov. 13, 2016. ... CU's last game against the Falcons on the road was on Feb. 3, 1979. ... CU is 19-4 against non-Pac-12 teams under Payne. ... CU has out-rebounded opponents by an average of 8.8 per game, while Air Force has been out-rebounded by 8.7boards per game. ... Air Force has had four losses by three points or less. ... Gobrecht has been the head coach at two Pac-12 schools, USC and Washington, during her career. She is the all-time winningest coach in Washington history (243-89) and took the Huskies to the NCAA Tournament nine times in 11 seasons from 1986-96.