Jayhawks Come Up Short, Fall to Colorado 59-50

Feb. 24, 2007

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BOULDER, Colo. – The University of Kansas (9-19, 3-12) fell to Colorado (12-15, 6-9), 59-50, Saturday night at the Coors Events Center in Boulder, Colo. <?xml:namespace prefix=”o” ns=”urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office”?>

Despite trailing by 12 points at the half, Kansas cut the Buffaloes lead to one with 3:30 remain on two free throws by senior Shaquina Mosley. After the free throws, KU was out-scored 11-3 down the stretch.

A jumper by Colorado’s Suzi Powers with time winding down in the first half gave the Buffaloes a 30-18 lead heading into the locker room. McCray led all players with nine first half points on 4-for-7 shooting. The rest of the Jayhawks shot just 3-for-21 (14-percent) in the first stanza.

McCray finished with a game-high 20 points while pulling down six rebounds. Freshman Kelly Kohn added nine points while Mosley chipped in eight. Kansas shot 29.5 percent from the floor while Colorado finished the game shooting 46.8 percent.

Kansas will conclude its regular season on Thursday, March 1 against Missouri in Columbia, Mo. The Jayhawks and Tigers will tip-off at 6:30 p.m.