https://www.nmnathletics.com//pdf4/666028.pdf?ATCLID=204871215&SPSID=3889&SPID=257&DB_LANG=C&DB_OEM_ID=600 GAME #18 at Oklahoma State Cowboys (13-4, 1-2 Big 12) • Date: Wednesday, Jan. 20 • Tipoff: 7:05 p.m. (MST) • Television: ESPNU • Announcers: Carter Blackburn (p-b-p), LaPhonso Ellis (analyst) • Location: Gallagher-Iba Arena (13,611) • CU Radio: KKZN 760-AM: Mark Johnson (p-b-p), Charles Johnson (analyst); Sirius Channel 127 • Series vs. OSU: OSU leads 59-47 and 8-6 in the Big 12. CU is 1-5 at OSU in Big 12 play [last win Jan. 21, 2006 (80-78, ot)] CU’s last win on the road in Big 12 play (30-straight). QUICKLY: Entering tonight's play, Colorado is tied with Oklahoma State and Texas A&M in conference play, their opponents this week • Marcus Relphorde was named Co-Big 12/Phillips 66 Rookie of the Week • Cory Higgins tallied his third career 30-point effort against K-State. He now has 1,125 points (20th all-time at CU) • Fourteen players have fouled out this season equaling all of last year. In three Big 12 games, CU has been called 82 times (27.3 a game) • CU has shot 50 percent or better in all three Big 12 games (.523). STREAKS: CU has lost 30-straight Big 12 Conference road games since Feb. 5, 2006. Last Big 12 Road Win: Jan. 21, 2006 at Oklahoma State, 80-78 (ot). CU also brings a 22-game road losing streak against Division I opponents. CU last won on the road over a D-I opponent Dec. 22, 2007 at Colorado State (73-70). INDIVIDUAL NOTES: Alec Burks remains the only true freshman in the country to score in double-digits every game this season • Burks' last five games lead CU with 7.2 rpg., .778 FT%, and five blocks • Nate Tomlinson has led the team in assists nine times, including six times with six or more. He leads the team with 72 assists. Last year, Tomlinson had 54 assists after 17 games • In three Big 12 games, four players average 10 or more points (Higgins 21.0, Relphorde 19.7, Burks 17, Thorne 10). AGAINST THE COWBOYS: Oklahoma State leads the all-time series, 59-47 and holds an 8-6 edge in Big 12 play. OSU has won two in a row and the teams are split 2-2 in the last four. Last year, OSU defeated CU in Boulder, 76-55 as Levi Knutson and Casey Crawford scored Big 12 career-bests 19 and 14 points, respectively. TEAM NOTES: CU has shot 50 percent or better in the second half 10 times (6-4 in those games). They made 61.5 percent against Baylor (Texas Southern .636 was the highest) • CU is 7-0 when four of the five starters net double-digits • CU is 8-3 when shooting over 50 percent from the field • CU has scored over 70 points in 13 of 17 games and are 9-4 in those games • Over the last 14 years, CU is performing a best in field goal percentage (.492), 3pt% (.385), FT% (.762) and a low in turnovers per game (13.1). STEPPING UP: Ever since going scoreless at Tulsa, junior Marcus Relphorde has dominated the stat sheet. Over his last four games: 18.3 ppg., 4.5 rpg. and .615 from the field (24-of-39). His 24 field goals is second to Cory Higgins (28), however his eight treys lead the team. OSU UPDATE: Oklahoma State brings a 13-4 record (1-2 in Big 12) into tonight's game with the Buffaloes. OSU is also 9-0 at home and have defeated Texas Tech (81-52) back on Jan. 9. James Anderson is the Big 12 Conference leading scorer (21.6 ppg.) and OSU's leader on the scoreboard having led his team in scoring in 12 games. The Cowboys are coached by Travis Ford, who is in his second year in Stillwater (36-16, .692). OSU was a NCAA Tournament a year ago making the second round.