COL BKB: Arizona 69, Colorado 57

Jan. 24, 2014 at 12:06 AM

TUCSON, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Nick Johnson led the way with 18 points Thursday and top-ranked Arizona easily stayed unbeaten with a 69-57 win over Colorado.

The Wildcats equaled the longest winning streak in the history of the school, capturing their 19th in a row.

Arizona made only 3-of-15 from 3-point range, but hit 59 percent of their shots from inside the arc. Brandon Ashley added 15 points and Aaron Gordon had 12 for Arizona (19-0, 6-0 Pac-12 Conference).

Colorado (15-5, 4-3 Pac-12) was led by Xavier Johnson, who scored 21 points while hitting all four of his 3-point tries.

Arizona held the Buffaloes to 20 field goals and turned the ball over only seven times.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Topics: Nick Johnson
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
LeBron, Cleveland Cavaliers not talking just yet
San Antonio Spurs optimistic about Ginobili returning
Texas Rangers' Hamilton now dealing with groin strain
Dillon wins Firecracker 250 at Daytona
Women's World Cup: Lloyd leads USA to title