Nov 302011
Authors: Kevin Lytle

The CSU men’s basketball team held on late for a 65-64 victory of CU-Boulder.

CU stole the ball late and scored to make it 64-63. Dorian Green then went down and scored for CSU to make it 65-64 with nine seconds left.

The final shot went to CU’s Nate Tomlinson. He took a contested three over Greg Smith that rimmed out.

The Rams led for most of the game, and saw their advantage grow as much as 11 in the second half, but CU came back.

CSU was able to keep the lead with help from big three’s made by Wes Eikmeier and Dorian Green. Eikmeier led the Rams with 19 points on the game.

CSU held a seven-point lead over CU at halftime, 32-25.
The Rams were carried early by Wes Eikmeier, who scored nine points in the half.

CU overcame an early deficit and took a lead when Carlon Brown hit a three-pointer. The Buffs were led by Spencer Dinwiddie who scored ## points in the half.

A late CSU run at the end of the half was capped when Dwight Smith made a steal at midcourt and took it in for a dunk that got 6,481 on their feet at Moby Arena.

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