CU Buffs basketball teams face challenges on the road as they navigate injuries and missed opportunities that have impacted their performance and NCAA Tournament prospects. The men's team's inconsistent starting lineup due to injuries has hindered their growth, with the team losing close Pac-12 road games. Additionally, missed chances against Florida State and Cal have put pressure on the team to secure wins in the remaining games. On the other hand, the women's team is still in contention for the Pac-12 crown despite a tough loss to Oregon State, but facing a challenging road ahead with games against top 25 teams.

By the Numbers
  • CU men's basketball lost four non-Arizona Pac-12 road games by an average of 5.3 points
  • CU women's team is tied in the loss column with Oregon State in the Pac-12 race
State of Play
  • CU men's team faces the challenge of gaining ground in the remaining regular season games
  • CU women's team has a tough road ahead with three consecutive games against top 25 teams
Bottom Line

The CU Buffs basketball teams are at a critical juncture, with the men facing pressure to secure wins and the women navigating through a challenging road to the Pac-12 crown.