Drake Bulldogs vs Colorado Buffaloes Wrap - Colorado Wins 100-71

The battle between Colorado and Drake didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Drake was handed a 100-71 defeat on Tuesday at Coors Events Center.

Bettors who backed Colorado were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -14.5 at sportsbooks.

Colorado got 25 points from Namon Wright and another 17 points from McKinley Wright IV. McKinley Wright IV contributed 6 assists, while Tyler Bey cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.

Drake got 18 points from Nick Norton in a losing cause and another 16 points from D.J. Wilkins. Nick Norton contributed 4 assists for them, while Nick McGlynn had 7 rebounds.

Colorado was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Colorado had a 44-24 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nebraska-Omaha. Drake will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Texas State.