No. 23 Colorado women defeat Utah 56-43Utah forward Michelle Plouffe (15) pulls down a pass as Colorado guard Chucky Jeffery (23) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Jen Reese scored 11 points to lead No. 23 Colorado over Utah 56-43 Sunday, in their second meeting this week.
Reese was 5 of 11 from the field for the Buffaloes (13-2, 2-2 Pac-12).
Arielle Roberson scored 10 points. Rachel Hargis had seven rebounds, and Chucky Jeffery had six assists.
Colorado led 25-23 at halftime and never trailed in the second half. Colorado shot 44 percent from the field for the game, while Utah shot 26.3 percent. Colorado outrebounded Utah 41-32.
Taryn Wicijowski scored 16 points, passing her 1,200 career-point. She entered the game with 1,195 career points. Michelle Plouffe had 15 points and seven rebounds for Utah (9-6, 0-4).
Colorado also defeated Utah 67-57 Tuesday.