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DENVER - Colorado Academy opened the state tournament with a 56-42 win over Roaring Fork on Friday night.

The Mustangs controlled the tempo from the opening tip and never let Roaring Fork get into rhythm, as Jack Buckmelter and Justin Bassey led the charge for Colorado Academy.

With the win, The Mustangs advance to the Sweet 16 where they will Platte Valley Saturday at 3 p.m.

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