Denver vs Colorado State

Colorado St. 79, Denver 75

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Wes Eikmeier scored 22 points and Jesse Carr made three free throws in the final 21 seconds as Colorado State held off Denver 79-75 Wednesday night.

Greg Smith added 17 points for the Rams (11-4). Dorian Green had 15 points for Colorado State, which won its sixth straight.

The Pioneers' Brian Stafford led all scorers with 24 points, including all 10 free throw attempts. Chris Udofia had 15 points for Denver (13-4), off to its best Division I start in school history.

The Pioneers, the nation's second-best free throw team, made 25 of 34 foul shots.

Colorado State pushed its lead to double figures twice, the last time when Smith buried a 3-pointer with 8:19 left to make it 59-49. Stafford's two free throws got Denver within 76-73, but Carr sank two free throws for the Rams. After a basket by the Pioneers' Brett Olson, Carr hit one more.

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Denver Pioneers
C. Udofia, F286-92-440515
R. Lewis, F221-57-125349
B. Olson, G384-52-210112
B. Stafford, G366-710-1002524
C. Hallam, G323-51-22457
R. O'Neale322-33-43248
B. Foeman70-00-00110
T. Hallam30-10-00010
J. Coughlin10-00-00010
C. Griffin10-00-00000
Totals 22-3525-3418122775
 62.9%73.5% 
Colorado State Rams
G. Smith, F326-94-470217
W. Bell, F204-61-16059
W. Eikmeier, G396-1610-1003322
D. Green, G325-85-730415
K. Sabas, G241-31-10023
J. Carr320-17-84237
P. Hornung203-40-03156
C. Calcaterra10-00-00000
Totals 25-4728-312462479
 53.2%90.3% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Dak. St.12-423-1092
S. Dak. St.12-424-1190
Oral Roberts10-619-15163
IPFW9-716-15215
South Dakota9-717-16213
Denver6-1012-18232
IUPUI6-1010-21259
Neb.-Omaha5-1112-17300
Western Ill.3-138-20328

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
San Diego St14-427-926
Boise St.14-425-940
Colorado St.13-527-729
Wyoming11-725-1071
Utah St.11-718-13144
Fresno St.10-814-17183
UNLV8-1018-15114
New Mexico7-1115-16172
Air Force6-1214-17240
Nevada5-139-22306
San Jose St.0-182-28336
 
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Nwstern 64 Final
Michigan 66
St John's 64 Final
MU 83
Syracuse 79 Final
NOVA 66
Kentucky 68 Final
Auburn 53
Missouri 76 Final
Iowa St 69
Kansas 81 Final
TTU 46