GAME #11: vs. Texas Southern Tigers (1-8) Thursday, Dec. 22, 7:02 p.m. (MST) Coors Events Center (11,043) Television: None. Live video can be seen on Buff sTV, a subscription service through CUBuffs.com 760 KKZN: Mark Johnson (pbp), Chris Lewis (analyst) Series vs. Texas Southern: CU leads 2-0 Series vs. Southwestern Athletic Conference: 9-0 Up Next: New Orleans (9-4: Privateers lead 1-0 (UNO, 67-65, Dec. 12, 2008 in Boulder). QUICKLY: Colorado continues its eight-game home stand with the fourth game • CU plays its second game in four days after being idle for 10 days • Coach Boyle’s two-year CU record is 30-18 (.625) and 22-3 at home (.880) • CU is 3-0 when they have scored at least 41 points in a half this season • CU shot .846 percent (22-of-26) from the free-throwline against Bakersfi eld, a season best • Austin Dufault has 104 career starts (fourth all-time). His next game ties Donnie Boyce (1991-95) at third place • CU has made at least one 3-pointer in 305-consecutive games dating back to the 2001-02 season. SINGLE-DIGIT GAMES: The 1951-52 season was the last time CU opened the season with eight single-digit games in the fi rst 10. CU was 3-7 through the fi rst ten games that season, and fi nished the year with an 8-16 (4-8) record. For the season, CU played in 15 single-digit games, going 5-10 in those contests. CLOSE GAMES: The Buff aloes are 3-2 over their last fi ve games and are averaging 65.8 ppg. compared to 65.2 by the opponent (-0.6). Excluding the 28-point home opener over Fort Lewis College, the Buff s average margin of wins/losses is 4.6 points. Five wins w/out FLC is 4.6 points; four losses is an average of seven points. COUNTDOWN TO 1,000: Entering his final collegiate season, Carlon Brown has scored a team-high 127 points as a Buff (12.7 ppg.) giving him 981 career points. Brown scored 854 points in three years with Utah and in 108 career games played, he is averaging 9.1 ppg.