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BOULDER CO – January 1, 2021: Colorado’s Charlotte Whittaker drives past Washington’s Darcy Rees and Nia Lowery. Washington’s Quay Miller.The Washington Huskies traveled to Boulder to play the Colorado Buffaloes women on January 1, 2021. (Cliff Grassmick/Staff Photographer)
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Washington State at CU Buffs women’s basketball

TIPOFF: Sunday, noon, CU Events Center.

BROADCAST: TV — Pac-12 Networks; Radio — 630 AM.

RECORDS: Washington State 5-1, 3-1 Pac-12 Conference; Colorado 4-4, 2-3.

COACHES: Washington State — Kamie Ethridge, 3rd season (25-42, 108-86 overall); Colorado — JR Payne, 5th season (64-68, 165-181 overall).

KEY PLAYERS: Washington State — G Charlisse Leger-Walker, Fr., 19.5 ppg, 5.5 rpg; F Ula Motuga, Jr., 11.7 ppg, 5.3 rpg; C Bella Murekatete, So.,  9.8 ppg, 6.3 rpg. Colorado — F Mya Hollingshed, Sr., 14.9 ppg, 8.6 rpg; G Jaylyn Sherrod, So., 11.3 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 2.9 apg; G Frida Formann, Fr., 10.5 ppg.

NOTES: Washington State leads the all-time series 11-7, but the Buffs have won three of the past four matchups in Boulder…Formann had been shooting .459 on 3-pointers (17-for-37) before going 0-for-7 from long range during Friday’s win against Washington…CU reserve forward Charlotte Whittaker had struggled to a 6-for-21 mark in the previous four games before going 4-for-6  with nine points against Washington…The Buffs were just 1-for-13 on 3-pointers during the win against Washington, but they outscored the Huskies 42-24 in the paint…WSU is coming off a 79-74 win on Friday at Utah. The Cougars’ 3-1 start in Pac-12 play is their best since a 5-0 start in the 2013-14 season…The Buffs will hit the road for Los Angeles next for games against UCLA and USC.