Colorado's five field goals made in the first half were the least made by a KU opponent since UMKC made just five in the first half on Jan. 4, 2003. The Buffaloes' 17.9 percent shooting from the floor was the lowest by a Jayhawk opponent since Binghamton shot the same in the first stanza on Dec. 29. It also marked the lowest field goal percentage by a Big 12 opponent since Oklahoma shot just 16.1 percent against KU in the first stanza on Feb. 20, 1999.
The Kansas defense kept up the pressure in the second half and held Colorado to 29.3 percent shooting for the game. The 'Hawks have held 66 straight opponents under 100 points and have held 73 of their last 75 opponents under 50 percent shooting from the field, including all 14 opponents this season.