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Nance picked by Lakers

Jun 26, 2015 - The Associated Press:  A two-time All-Mountain West Conference selection, Nance averaged 11.3 points and 6.6 rebounds over his four-year career playing at UW, including 16.1 ... [more]

CWC big man signs with Cowboys

Jun 12, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Hayden Dalton is moving into the University of Wyoming men's basketball program.
The 6-foot-10, 190-pound player was a freshman center last year for the ... [more]

Former UW lineman Rains seeks NFL career with Broncos

May 10, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- During his three years in Laramie, Connor Rains never made the short trek to Denver for a Broncos game.
In a few short months, he could get that ... [more]

Cowboy cagers eye next NCAA spot

Apr 28, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  HUDSON -- University of Wyoming basketball players Josh Adams and Jason McManamen were key parts in putting the Cowboys back into the NCAA men's tournament for ... [more]

Brown tops Gold in Wyoming spring game

Apr 26, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Sophomore quarterback Josh Allen was 10 of 13 for 117 yards and touchdown passes of nine and 22 yards.

LARAMIE --The Brown squad score 10 ... [more]

Cowboy hoops players in Hudson this Friday for 'A Night with the Cowboys'

Apr 19, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Fresh off their NCAA men's basketball tournament appearance, University of Wyoming basketball players Josh Adams and Jason McManamen visit in Hudson at 6 p.m. ... [more]

UW scrimmage inside on Saturday

Apr 19, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE --  In their second scrimmage of the spring football, the Wyoming Cowboys were forced indoors due to a spring snowstorm that affected much of the Front ... [more]

Wyoming rushing offense shines in scrimmage

Apr 12, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Wyoming's offense gained 226 yards and scored two rushing touchdowns, while the defense recorded four sacks and two interceptions during the Cowboys' ... [more]

Wyoming looks to shore up offensive line

Apr 2, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- There aren't many in terms of numbers.
But that's not the focal point when it comes to the offensive line this spring for the University of Wyoming ... [more]

UW opens spring drills

Apr 1, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- A bright, sunny sky and temperatures in the 60s welcomed the Wyoming Cowboys to the first day of spring football practice on Monday in War Memorial ... [more]

Former Wyoming coach hired at UIC

Mar 25, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Steve McClain has 33 years of college coaching experience and spent the past five seasons on Tom Crean's staff at Indiana, helping the Hoosiers reach ... [more]

Wyoming's lack of depth a key factor vs. Northern Iowa

Mar 22, 2015 - Tribune News Service:  SEATTLE - Four of its five starters played between 36 and 38 minutes, and the other played 25.
The two guys who saw the most time off the bench combined for ... [more]

Northern Iowa eliminates UW from postseason

Mar 20, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Paul Jesperson led five Northern Iowa players in double figures with 16 points, Seth Tuttle added 14 and the fifth-seeded Panthers held off the comeback of No. ... [more]

'No. 1 fan' excited about rare NCAA tourney berth for Wyoming Cowboys

Mar 19, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Sue Nelson insists she's not Wyoming athletics' No. 1 fan. In fact, she almost becomes uncomfortable with the notion.
What she is, Nelson says, is ... [more]

Sing along

Mar 19, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  'Ragtime Cowboy Joe' didn't start out as a Wyoming song, but we've made it ours

There's an old movie called "Ragtime Cowboy Joe." It's strictly ... [more]

Different backgrounds have led to strong bond between Grabau, Cooke

Mar 18, 2015 - Tribune News Service:  LARAMIE - It started as two teammates putting up some shots before games.
Then it turned into a game of one-on-one.
The result has been an even stronger bond ... [more]

UW to play Northern Iowa

Mar 17, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Wyoming will play Northern Iowa in the NCAA Tournament on Friday in Seattle. The Cowboys are making their first appearance in the tournament since ... [more]

Pokes are going dancing

Mar 15, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LAS VEGAS -- Wyoming's Charles Hankerson Jr. ran over to the scorer's table and gave TV analyst Reggie Miller a giant bear hug.
"That's Reggie Miller!" he said ... [more]

Cowboys close out Utah State for spot in semifinals

Mar 13, 2015 - From staff reports:  LAS VEGAS - Thursday's game between the University of Wyoming and Utah State featured five ties and 16 lead changes.
It entertained the crowd at the Thomas & ... [more]

Experience on the side for Cowboys at MWC tourney

Mar 12, 2015 - From staff reports:  LAS VEGAS -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team has two things working in its favor as it begins play today at the Mountain West Tournament: ... [more]

New Mexico edges Cowboys in overtime 52-49 as Mountain West regular conferent season wrap

Mar 8, 2015 - The Associated Press:  ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- New Mexico's longest losing streak in 56 years came to an end Saturday when Devon Williams and Obij Ajet scored 14 points apiece, including ... [more]

UW ending regular year at Lobos

Mar 6, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team closes the regular season with a tall task at New Mexico on Saturday at 6 p.m. MT.
The Cowboys ... [more]

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]