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Riley, Smith propel Oklahoma St. past Colorado

Feb 3, 2008 - 6:45 AM BOULDER, Colorado (Ticker) -- Andrea Riley scored 30 points, grabbed nine rebounds and dished out seven assists as No. 18 Oklahoma State defeated Colorado, 82-71, on Saturday in a Big 12 Conference matchup.

Shaunte' Smith finished with 21 points and 13 boards while Danielle Green added 14 and eight for the Cowgirls (17-3, 5-2 Big 12), who avoided a three-game losing streak.

Oklahoma State shot 45 percent (29-of-64) from the field and outrebounded Colorado, 50-36.

Jackie McFarland collected 21 points and 16 rebounds for the Buffaloes (13-8, 2-6), who shot just 37 percent (25-of-67) en route to their third consecutive defeat.

Brittany Spears had 14 points and five blocks and Aija Putnina added 14 and seven rebounds for Colorado, which has lost six of its last seven contests.