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CU Buffs women’s basketball at Texas Tech Red Raiders

TIPOFF: Wednesday, 6 p.m. MT, United Supermarkets Arena in Lubbock, Texas.

TV/RADIO: TV — ESPN+. Radio — KHOW 630 AM

RECORDS: Texas Tech 1-1; Colorado 3-0.

COACHES: Texas Tech — Krista Gerlich, 3rd season (22-35, 311-182 career). Colorado — JR Payne, 7th season (97-84; 198-197 career)

KEY PLAYERS: Texas Tech — F Bryn Gerlich, 6-0, Sr. (8.5 ppg, 3.0 rpg, 3.5 apg); C Jazmaine Lewis, 6-4, Jr. (11.0 ppg, 5.5 rpg); G Bailey Maupin, 5-10, Fr. (11.5 ppg, 4.0 rpg); G Rhyle McKinney, 5-9, So. (16.0 ppg, 1.5 rpg); C Ella Tofaeono, 6-3, Sr. (6.5 ppg, 3.5 rpg).  Colorado — G Frida Formann, 5-11, Jr. (12.3 ppg, 3.0 rpg, 2.0 apg, 1.7 spg); C Quay Miller, 6-3, Sr. (17.3 ppg, 10.3 rpg, 1.7 apg); G Jaylyn Sherrod, 5-7, Sr. (7.0 ppg, 2.3 rpg, 4.3 apg, 2.0 spg); C Aaronette Vonleh, 6-3, So. (10.0 ppg, 3.3 rpg, 2.3 apg); G Kindyll Wetta, 5-9, So. (4.0 ppg, 1.7 rpg, 4.7 apg, 1.3 spg).

NOTES: This will be CU’s final game in the preseason WNIT, a four-team event that also includes Jackson State and Louisiana. The Buffs defeated Jackson State, 77-53, on Saturday in Boulder, and Louisiana, 73-43, on Tuesday in Lubbock. … CU has won 14 consecutive regular season nonconference games. … The Buffs are seeking a 4-0 start for the fourth time in the last five seasons. … CU is 5-17 all-time against Texas Tech, a former Big 12 Conference rival. The teams haven’t played since Feb. 12, 2011, when CU was still in the Big 12. … CU is 1-7 against the Red Raiders in Lubbock, with the win coming more than 20 years ago, on Feb. 3, 2002. … Tech opened its season with a 69-49 win against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Nov. 7 and then lost to Jackson State on Tuesday, 69-63. … Ten of Texas Tech’s 14 players are transfers. … Texas Tech was projected for a seventh-place finish in the 10-team Big 12. … Coach Gerlich is one of the best players in Texas Tech history. She led the Red Raiders to a national title in 1993 and has her No. 21 jersey retired by the program.

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