Larry Nance Jr. scored a game high 17 points against DU Tuesday night in Wyoming's 7th win of the season. (Wyoming Athletics photo by Troy Babbitt)

Nance and Pokes Top Montana State, 70-61

LARAMIE, Wyo. (Dec. 14, 2014) – Senior forward Larry Nance Jr.’s 21 points paced four Cowboys in double figures to help the University of Wyoming men’s basketball team top Montana State, 70-61, on Sunday afternoon in the Arena-Auditorium. The back-and-forth contest was tied, 53-53, with six minutes left, but the Cowboys (9-2) held the Bobcats to just one field goal the rest of the game and crafted a 17-8 run to improve to 15-1 under head coach Larry Shyatt at home in December.

The Wolverines Brandon Fullerton goesup for two against Cheyenne South Saturday night. Riverton won the game.

Riverton, Lander Valley and Wind River Boys all win, Lady Wolverines get second win of season

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton Wolverines picked up their first win of the season Saturday night with a running 63-42 win over Cheyenne South at the Bill Strannigan East West Challenge. Over in Lander, the Tiger Boys beat both Kemmerer and Torrington at the Lander Invitations. At the Burns Winter Classic, the Wind River Boys won two games, downing Pinebluffs and Saratoga. See the scores below:

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Cowboys Look to Tame Bobcats on Sunday in Laramie

LARAMIE, Wyo. (Dec. 12, 2014) – The University of Wyoming men’s basketball team looks to rack up another victory before the start of finals week when the Cowboys host Montana State on Sunday at noon MT in the Arena-Auditorium. The Pokes (8-2) return to Laramie, where they sport an 8-0 record, after a defensive battle at Cal on Wednesday, while the Bobcats (3-5) start a three-game road trip before hosting Wyoming on Dec. 23 in Bozeman, Mont.

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Pokes Drop 45-42 Contest at Cal

BERKELEY, Calif. (Dec. 10, 2014) – Senior forward Larry Nance Jr. notched his first double-double this season with 13 points and 11 rebounds, but the University of Wyoming men’s basketball team dropped a hard-fought 45-42 game at Cal on Wednesday night. The Pokes (8-2) battled through their lowest scoring game in shot clock history and were within two of the Bears (8-1) with 24 seconds left, but two-straight turnovers gave Cal the contest.

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Cowgirl Basketball Set to Host South Dakota Mines on Wednesday

(Laramie, Wyo.) — The Wyoming women’s basketball team returns home to begin a two-game homestand on Wednesday night against the South Dakota Mines Lady Hardrockers. The game is scheduled for 7 p.m. MT in the Arena-Auditorium.. Live stats, audio and video can be found on the women’s basketball Gameday Central page located on GoWyo.com.