BOULDER, Colo. -- Cory Higgins scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half, helping Colorado rally past Harvard 70-57 on Saturday.
Casey Crawford led the Buffaloes (2-1) with 18 points.
Harvard (1-1) got 18 points from Keith Wright and fell to 0-11 in games against current members of the Big 12 Conference.
Down 40-33, Colorado got a lift when Jermyl Jackson-Wilson soared above the rim to reject a dunk attempt by Wright with just over 16 minutes remaining.
Though Harvard went up by nine moments later on a fastbreak layup by Oliver McNally, Colorado gradually cut into the advantage before putting together a 10-0 run to overtake the Crimson. Higgins' three-pointer culminated the burst that put the Buffaloes up 55-49.
Harvard pulled to 57-53 but Colorado closed the game with an 13-2 burst punctuated by Jackson-Wilson's dunk in the final seconds for the victory.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to College Park for his junior season, sources told ESPN.
Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku, who recently underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart rhythm issue detected during the combine, will keep his name in the NBA draft pool.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.