Askia Booker grabbed an in-bounds pass, dribbled twice, took two long steps, then drained a 3-pointer that gave Colorado a 75-72 victory over sixth-ranked Kansas on Saturday in Boulder, Colo.
It was the Buffaloes’ first win over the Jayhawks (6-2) in their last 20 tries — a stretch dating to 2003.
Colorado (9-1) squandering a six-point lead over the final 1:44 — a comeback capped when Kansas forward Perry Ellis, hit a shot to tie it at 72 with 4 seconds left.
But after a timeout, Buffs forward Xavier Johnson squeezed an in-bounds pass from the corner of the backcourt to Booker, who dribbled just past the back foot of the massive Buffs logo at center court and launched the shot from 30 feet. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.