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Pac-12 basketball: Oregon avenges loss to Colorado

Pac-12 basketball: Oregon avenges loss to Colorado

Elgin Cook scored 18 points and Chris Boucher had 12 rebounds and blocked six shots to lead No. 16 Oregon to a 76-56 win over Colorado on Thursday night at Eugene, Ore.

Tyler Dorsey added 13 points and Dwayne Benjamin had 11 for the Ducks (19-4, 8-2 Pac-12 Conference), who won their fifth straight and 21st consecutive home game.

Josh Scott led the Buffaloes (17-6, 6-4) with 17 points, and George King had 16 and eight rebounds. Colorado had a 42-38 advantage on the boards.

The Ducks avenged a 91-87 loss to the Buffaloes on the road last month.

Oregon led by as many as 23 points late in the game and finished with a 21-4 edge in points off turnovers, with Colorado...