Colorado guard McKinley Wright IV (25) shoots over Stanford forward Spencer Jones (14) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, in Stanford, Calif. Colorado won 69-51. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)

STANFORD, Calif. | McKinley Wright IV scored 14 points with nine rebounds and nine assists and Colorado held Stanford to a season low in scoring, beating the Cardinal 69-51 on Thursday night.

Eli Parquet added 10 points for the Buffaloes (16-5, 10-4 Pacific-12 Conference) while four other players added at least eight.

Oscar da Silva poured in a game-high 22 points with three blocked shots for Stanford (12-8, 8-6). It was da Silva’s third straight 20-point game, and he was the only Cardinal in double figures. Spencer Jones added eight points for Stanford, which had previously scored a low of 56 points at Oregon on Jan. 2.

Colorado ended a streaky first half — each team went on extended scoring runs — with an 11-point lead and kept it through the first eight minutes of the second half.

Stanford came as close as 49-43 on a Jones 3-pointer before the Buffs broke away for good.

Jeriah Horne and Maddox Daniels hit back-to-back 3s and Horne threw down Colorado’s lone dunk, sparking a 14-2 run that put the game away.

After the consecutive 3-pointers, Colorado’s Evan Battey stole a Jones pass, which led to Horne’s dunk on the fast break and a Stanford timeout. Stanford missed twice when play resumed and Battey added a hook shot to keep Colorado’s streak going.

Wright scored back-to-back layups around a Daniels steal and Colorado cruised the last four minutes.

The Buffs continue their road swing with hopes of a season sweep at Cal on Saturday. Stanford plays host to Utah on Saturday, a rematch of January’s 14-point Utah victory.

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