Wildcats defeat Colorado 83-67 - Tucson News Now

Wildcats defeat Colorado 83-67

(Photo courtesy: Pac-12 Network) (Photo courtesy: Pac-12 Network)
Allonzo Trier went 10-for-10 from the free throw line in the Cats win over the Buffaloes (Photo courtesy: Arizona Athletics) Allonzo Trier went 10-for-10 from the free throw line in the Cats win over the Buffaloes (Photo courtesy: Arizona Athletics)
LAS VEGAS, NV (Tucson News Now) -

After a first round bye, the Arizona Wildcats defeated Colorado 83-67 in their first Pac-12 Tournament game.

Allonzo Trier lead the team in scoring with 22 points and Dusan Ristic finished with a double-double, including 16 points and 11 rebounds. 

HIGHLIGHTS: UA advances with a 16-point win over the Buffaloes

After dominating Colorado, the Wildcats will face off against UCLA in Friday night's 1st semifinal game. The match-up will be televised on the PAC-12 Network at 6 p.m.

The Bruins beat UA 82-74 at McKale Center in the only regular-season meeting between the two teams.

REACTION: The Wildcats talk about their victory over Colorado

While Arizona has already clinched the conference title, claiming the Pac-12 Tournament trophy could possibly earn them a higher seed in the NCAA tournament in the coming weeks.

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