Boxscore
Arizona 71, Colorado 57
Thursday, February 9, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - McKale Center, Tucson, Arizona
Officials - Michael Reed, Frank Harvey, Gregory Nixon
Attendance - 14225

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Colorado 28 29 57
Arizona 34 37 71

Recap

ARIZONA 71, COLORADO 57: Jesse Perry scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half –including seven in a 55-second span – and added 10 rebounds to catapult the host Wildcats to their third straight victory and a split of the season series.

Solomon Hill recorded 16 points and 13 rebounds and reigning Pac-12 Player of the Week Kyle Fogg scored 15 points for the Wildcats (17-8, 8-4 Pac-12), who lost 64-63 at Boulder on Jan. 21.

Andre Roberson had 12 points and 11 rebounds for his 15th double-double of the season as the Buffaloes (16-8, 8-4) lost for only the second time in their last seven games.

Perry scored seven straight Arizona points to give the Wildcats a 62-50 lead with 3:40 left, and they were never threatened again.

Hill’s jumper finished a 12-4 run as Arizona took a 34-25 lead before Nate Tomlinson’s 3-pointer made it a six-point game at intermission. Hill scored 13 points in the first half.

Colorado quickly tied the game at 36 with an 8-2 run, capped by Roberson’s dunk 3:10 into the second half.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Roberson entered the game fifth in the nation in rebounding (11.2) per game and in double-doubles, and is the only player averaging a double-double in Pac-12 contests. … Arizona outscored Colorado 26-9 at the free throw line. … Perry and Hill each have nine double-doubles this season. … Colorado fell to 11-54 on the road, including 4-41 in conference games, since the start of 2006-07.

Colorado Buffaloes

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Spencer Dinwiddie 33:00 4-10 1-3 1-2 0 2 2 3 0 3 2 0 10
Carlon Brown 30:00 5-12 0-5 1-2 0 2 2 3 4 0 3 0 11
Andre Roberson 29:00 5-10 0-2 2-2 2 9 11 2 5 1 1 3 12
Austin Dufault 35:00 5-13 0-4 0-1 2 5 7 2 3 0 0 0 10
Nate Tomlinson 34:00 3-6 3-4 0-1 0 2 2 4 3 0 1 0 9
Sabatino Chen 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Askia Booker 18:00 0-6 0-1 4-4 1 2 3 1 4 0 2 0 4
Shane Harris-Tunks 12:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 1 1
Jeremy Adams 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-59 4-19 9-14 6 22 28 15 23 4 11 4 57
  37.3% 21.1% 64.3% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 11

Arizona Wildcats

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Kyle Fogg 31:00 4-9 1-3 6-7 0 5 5 1 4 1 2 1 15
Nick Johnson 34:00 1-7 1-5 6-8 0 5 5 2 5 0 4 1 9
Solomon Hill 37:00 6-10 1-2 3-8 4 10 14 3 0 1 1 0 16
Jesse Perry 32:00 6-11 0-0 5-5 4 7 11 2 0 1 0 1 17
Josiah Turner 30:00 2-4 0-1 2-3 0 4 4 2 2 0 2 0 6
Brendon Lavender 24:00 0-5 0-5 0-0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0
Angelo Chol 12:00 2-2 0-0 4-4 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 2 8
TOTAL 200 21-48 3-16 26-35 8 32 40 12 15 3 11 5 71
  43.8% 18.8% 74.3% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 11
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