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BOULDER, CO – January 22, 2021: Colorado’s Jenna Ewert sets against Oregon State’s in Pac-12 volleyball in Boulder on January 22, 2021. (Cliff Grassmick/Staff Photographer)

CU Buffs volleyball at No. 22 Oregon Ducks

GAME TIME: Friday, 3 p.m. MT and Sunday, 11:30 a.m. MT, at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore.

BROADCAST: Online – Pac-12.com/live-university-oregon-2

RECORDS: Colorado 4-4 (4-4 Pac-12); Oregon 6-2 (6-2 Pac-12)

COACHES: Colorado – Jesse Mahoney, 5th season (73-61; 161-102 career); Oregon – Matt Ulmer, 4th season (56-45).

STATISTICAL LEADERS: Colorado – Kills per set: Leah Clayton, 5-11, Sr., 3.93; Elissa Alcantara, 6-2, So., 2.79; Attack percentage: Rachael Fara, 6-3, Sr., .421; Jenna Ewert, 5-10, Jr., .274; Assists per set: Ewert, 9.63; Digs per set: Brynna DeLuzio, 5-9, Jr., 3.73; Jill Schneggenburger, 6-0, So., 2.57; Blocks per set: Meegan Hart, 6-2, Jr., 1.09; Fara, 0.90. Oregon – Kills per set: Brooke Nuneviller, 5-11, Jr., 2.88; Gloria Mutiri, 6-2, Jr., 2.47; Attack percentage: Karson Bacon, 6-4, So., .316; Mutiri, .292; Assists per set: Kylie Robinson, 5-10, So., 5.22; Elise Ferreira, 5-10, So., 4.41; Digs per set: Nuneviller, 3.63; Georgia Murphy, 5-6, So., 3.38; Blocks per set: Abby Hansen, 6-5, So., 1.22; Morgan Lewis, 6-3, So., 0.73.

NOTES: After a 4-0 start to the season, the Buffs have lost four in a row, including a pair of losses to No. 9 Washington last weekend in Boulder. … The Buffs were swept by Washington State in their only road trip of the season to this point. … Senior Leah Clayton, a transfer from East Tennessee State, had 38 kills last weekend for CU, including 29 in a 3-2 loss to the Huskies. … Fara leads the Pac-12 in hitting percentage, while Ewert is third in assists, Clayton fourth in kills and DeLuzio is fifth in digs. … CU is 7-13 all-time against the Ducks, including 3-6 in Eugene. … CU collected a 3-0 win in the last meeting, Nov. 27, 2019, in Boulder. … The Buffs have won four of the last five meetings with Oregon. … The Ducks have won five matches in a row, including two 3-0 sweeps of Arizona in Eugene, Feb. 12-14. … Oregon’s two matches at Utah  last weekend were canceled due to COVID-19 protocols at Utah. … Oregon is 3-1 at home with three consecutive wins.

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