November 1, 2007

Buffs beat Brock in exhibition action

BOULDER, Colo. - The Jeff Bzdelik era at CU won't officially begin until the Buffaloes play New Mexico on November 9th, but Thursday night was a debut of sorts. Colorado's men's basketball team faced off against Brock University, which is located in Ontario, Canada.

It wasn't your traditional exhibition match up, as the Brock University Badgers defeated Air Force on Wednesday night and had also beaten North Florida back in September.

Brock University had a 33-24 lead over the Buffaloes with 3:28 remaining in the first half, but a short run cut the Badgers' lead to two points going into halftime.

In the season half, Coach Bzdelik's team stepped up their defensive intensity and played cleaner basketball on the offensive end of the court.

The Buffs went on a 13-0 run midway through the second half and they then cruised to a 70-56 victory.

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