Roberson, Colorado had USC 9th straight loss 74-50Southern California coach Kevin O'Neill, right, talks to guard Greg Allen during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Colorado, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
LOS ANGELES (AP) Andre Roberson had 13 points and 10 rebounds as Colorado beat Southern California 74-50 on Thursday night, sending the Trojans to their ninth straight loss.
Carlon Brown scored 13 points with nine rebounds for the Buffaloes (14-6, 6-2), who used a 23-4 run spanning both halves in winning their first Pac-12 road game. Askia Booker scored 13, Austin Dufault 11 and Jeremy Adams 10.
Maurice Jones scored 13 points to lead the Trojans (5-16, 0-8), who shot 32 percent overall and went 5 of 25 on 3-pointers.
Roberson hit a layup and a free throw coming out of halftime to make the lead 40-26. After USC's James Blascyk scored on a jumper with 17:33 left, the Trojans went scoreless for nearly 6 minutes.