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Wright leads balanced Colorado over Stanford 69-51

McKinley Wright scored 14 points with nine rebounds and nine assists in the Buffs' win Thursday night.
Credit: AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron
Colorado guard McKinley Wright IV (25) attempts to drive past Stanford defenders Ziaire Williams (3) and Bryce Wills (2) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, in Stanford, Calif. Colorado defeated Stanford 69-51.

STANFORD, Calif. — McKinley Wright scored 14 points with nine rebounds and nine assists and Colorado held Stanford to a season low in scoring, beating the Cardinal 69-51.

Eli Parquet added 10 points for the Buffaloes while four other players added at least eight.

Oscar da Silva poured in a game-high 22 points with three blocked shots for Stanford. It was da Silva’s third straight 20-point game, and he was the only Cardinal in double figures.

Spencer Jones added eight points for Stanford, which had previously scored a low of 56 points at Oregon on Jan. 2.

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