BOULDER, Colo. (AP)—Austin Dufault scored 21 points as Colorado edged Louisiana-Monroe 65-62 on Tuesday night.
Cory Higgins had 15 points, including 7-of-7 free throws, and grabbed seven rebounds for the Buffaloes (6-3).
Dwight Thorne II added 11 points for Colorado, which trailed by three points, 27-24, at the half.
Lawrence Gilbert led the Warhawks (3-8) with 19 points, including 8-of-14 3-pointers, and five rebounds.
Malcolm Thomas recorded 13 points and a game-high 14 rebounds for Louisiana-Monroe, while teammate Rudy Turner scored 12 points before fouling out.