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Five Cowboy seniors end home career in taking down USU

Mar 5, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- The five University of Wyoming seniors wanted to make some special memories in their last home game.
Not only did they do that, but they also ... [more]

Fresno State knocks out Cowboys in Laramie

Feb 26, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  LARAMIE -- It was a game similar to many others the University of Wyoming men's basketball team played this season.
More often than not, UW made the plays ... [more]

Nance expected to return to Wyoming's lineup Wednesday

Feb 24, 2015 - From staff reports:  The signs are good, but we still don't know.
University of Wyoming senior forward Larry Nance Jr., who has been battling mononucleosis, participated in ... [more]

Wyoming Cowboys, Cowgirls gain momentum for stretch run

Feb 20, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Wyoming had to subtract to add.
In this case, "Wyoming" refers to one sport, but two teams. Both the Cowboys and Cowgirls basketball teams have ... [more]

Wyoming storms back to edge Nevada on road

Feb 18, 2015 - From staff reports:  RENO, Nevada - The start was promising, then a large portion of the game was awful.
But the ending and the final result made it all worthwhile for the ... [more]

Cowboys seek road win at Nevada

Feb 17, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team is right back to the hardwood on Tuesday at Nevada.
The second-place Cowboys (20-6, 9-4 MW) ... [more]

Wyoming wins 20th victory to end losing skid

Feb 15, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Junior guard Josh Adams scored a season-high 26 points and three other Cowboys reached double figures to push the University of Wyoming men's basketball team ... [more]

Pokes aim to get back on winning side Saturday

Feb 13, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- After suffering back-to-back losses for the first time since March of last year, the University of Wyoming men's basketball team looks to get back ... [more]

SDSU runs away from UW early

Feb 12, 2015 - From staff reports:  SAN DIEGO -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team dropped to third in the Mountain West standings following a 67-41 loss to San Diego State on ... [more]

Nance not making trip to SDSU with Cowboys

Feb 11, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Turnovers and rebounding are big in any basketball game.
But when the University of Wyoming Cowboys travel to San Diego State at 9 p.m. ... [more]

Cowboys planning for SDSU without Nance

Feb 10, 2015 - From staff reports:  When the University of Wyoming Cowboys loaded the bus Friday for Colorado Springs, Color., for Saturday's game with Air Force, senior Larry Nance Jr. climbed ... [more]

Hot-shooting Falcons down Pokes

Feb 8, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Playing without two of its top two big men, the University of Wyoming men's basketball team dropped a 73-50 game to Air Force on ... [more]

UW keeps CSU in check to sweep series over Rams

Feb 5, 2015 - Tribune News Service:  LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team won at Colorado State last month due in large part to a great defensive effort.
UW beat Colorado ... [more]

Cowboy hoops freshman out with mononucleosis

Feb 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  University of Wyoming men's basketball coach Larry Shyatt announced late Monday afternoon that redshirt freshman forward Alan Herndon will be out indefinitely ... [more]

Balanced UW attack downs Nevada 63-55

Feb 1, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Riley Grabau continued his hot shooting to post a season-high 18 points on 3-of-5 beyond the arc. He passed Fennis Dembo (1985-88) for fifth in school ... [more]

UW can't solve zone defense from Utah State

Jan 28, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Wyoming next plays Nevada at 4 p.m. Saturday in Laramie to continue Mountain West Conference play.

LOGAN, Utah -- There were no late-game heroics ... [more]

Cowboys take momentum into Utah State battle

Jan 27, 2015 - From staff reports:  LOGAN, Utah -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team has a quick turnaround -- on the road -- after an emotional home victory.
Some coaches would be ... [more]

Dunk by Nance lifts UW past Lobos 63-62

Jan 25, 2015 - From staff reports:  As they had twice last season the University of Wyoming men's basketball team and New Mexico went to overtime, but Saturday was different as the Cowboys earned ... [more]

UW preparing for Lobos

Jan 23, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- Two of the top-three teams in the Mountain West Conference face off at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Arena-Auditorium when the University of Wyoming men's ... [more]

UW reflects on triple OT game

Jan 21, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- There was a lot to reflect on following the University of Wyoming's 70-65 triple-overtime win at Fresno State last Saturday.
The story was ... [more]

UW wins triple overtime thriller at Fresno to bounce back from setback to S.D. State

Jan 18, 2015 - The Associated Press:  FRESNO, Calif. -- After three overtimes, Wyoming coach Larry Shyatt felt fortunate just to be on the winning end no matter how hard it was to get there.
Larry ... [more]

Pokes challenge Bulldogs for top spot in MWC

Jan 16, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAME -- First place in the Mountain West is on the line Saturday when the University of Wyoming men's basketball team visits Fresno State.
The 25th-ranked ... [more]

Cowboys can't overcome turnovers in loss to SDSU

Jan 15, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- It was the type of game most expected.
Tough, physical, low-scoring.
Unfortunately, it didn't turn out how the University of Wyoming men's ... [more]

Cowboys puts No. 25 ranking on the line vs. San Diego State

Jan 14, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- Three of the University of Wyoming's four Mountain West opponents wanted to push the tempo and get the Cowboys out of their comfort level.
But when ... [more]

Wyoming returns to AP Top 25 for first time since '88

Jan 13, 2015 - The Associated Press:  It took Wyoming nearly three decades to get back into the AP Top 25. Now Larry Shyatt's Cowboys get the chance to stick around.
Back in the poll for the first ... [more]

Wyoming moves to 3-0 in MWC play

Jan 11, 2015 - From staff reports:  Senior forward Larry Nance Jr. posted 18 points and 10 rebounds to guide the University of Wyoming men's basketball team past Boise State, 65-54, on Saturday ... [more]

Nance fine after scare on surgically repaired knee

Jan 9, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Wyoming forward Larry Nance Jr. says his surgically repaired right knee is fine and plans to play Saturday against Boise State.
Nance said some scar ... [more]

Cowboys break road drought with thrilling win at CSU

Jan 8, 2015 - From staff reports:  Senior forward Larry Nance Jr. finished with a team-high 15 points, but it was redshirt sophomore guard Jason McManamen's three with 20 seconds left that gave ... [more]

Key game Wednesday for Pokes at CSU

Jan 7, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- The Border War is always important, but Wednesday's may be a little extra special, as the Mountain West showdown features two squads with ... [more]

Cowboys struggle with field goal shooting in loss at Cal

Dec 11, 2014 - From staff reports:  The University of Wyoming men's basketball team had its chances late but couldn't capitalize in a 45-42 loss at California on Wednesday night at Haas Pavilion ... [more]