>> March Madness - Pittsburgh vs Colorado Recap - Pittsburgh Wins 77-48
The battle between Pittsburgh and Colorado didnt turn out to be much of a battle at all as Colorado was handed a 77-48 defeat on Thursday at Amway Center.
Pittsburgh was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite.
Talib Zanna had 18 points for Pittsburgh and Cameron Wright chipped in with 11 points. James Robinson had 8 assists for them, while James Robinson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Colorado got 14 points from Josh Scott in a losing cause and another 11 points from Xavier Johnson. Xavier Johnson contributed 1 assists for them, while Josh Scott had 6 rebounds.
Pittsburgh hit the break leading 46-18 before taking care of business in the second half.
Pittsburgh had a 33-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.