4:00 PM ET, February 26, 2011
Coors Events Center, Boulder, Colorado
BOULDER, Colo. -- Finishing is starting to become a problem for No. 5 Texas.For the second time in three games, the Longhorns frittered away a big first-half lead and lost a Big 12 road game, this time 91-89 at Colorado on Saturday.The Buffaloes stormed back from a 22-point first-half deficit and overcame a 48-33 halftime hole behind Alec Burks' 33 points and Levi Knutson's 21.
• Alec Burks scored 33 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to rally Colorado from a 22-point first-half deficit.
• Texas lost its second straight road game.
• Colorado passed last year's Big 12's win total of six and its 18 wins are the most since winning 20 in 2005-06.
• Colorado beat the Longhorns for the first time in seven meetings.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||29-68 (.426)||32-60 (.533)|
|3P Made-Attempted||11-23 (.478)||8-21 (.381)|
|FT Made-Attempted||20-34 (.588)||19-32 (.594)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||26 (0/0)||23 (0/0)|
|» Feb 26, 2011||@COLO 91, TEX 89||Recap|
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February and March have not been kind to Rick Barnes and the Longhorns over the last 3 seasons. Dring that span Texas has won over 80 percent of its games from November through January, but just 54 percent of its games once the Calendar reaches February. However this season had been different as the Longhorns won their first 4 games this month before losing 2 of their last 3.[+]
Texas Win Percentage By Month
ESPN Stats & Information