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Ionescu has 21 as No. 2 Oregon women rout Colorado 104-46

Colorado was one of just nine undefeated Div. I teams going into the game.
Credit: AP
Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu, left, drives to the basket as Colorado's Aubrey Knight defends during the second quarter of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Friday, Jan. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

EUGENE, Ore. — Sabrina Ionescu had 21 points and seven assists to become the 12th woman in NCAA history to reach 900 career assists, and No. 2 Oregon handed Colorado its first loss of the season with a 104-46 victory. 

The Ducks earned their fifth straight win. Oregon's lone loss was to No. 8 Louisville at the Paradise Jam on Nov. 30. The Buffaloes opened their Pac-12 slate with an 80-70 victory at Utah on Sunday. 

Colorado was one of just nine undefeated Div. I teams going into the game. 

The Buffaloes were led by Jaylyn Sherrod and Aubrey Knight with nine points apiece. 

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