Members of the University of Wyoming basketball teams received some post-regular season honors yesterday from the Mountain West Conference. Both teams will now head into the conference tournament in Las Vegas this week.
The Wyoming Cowboys lost a tough one on the road to 24th ranked San Diego State in overtime 67-58. The Pokes losing their fourth straight conference game falls to 4-7 and will host Boise State on Saturday.
The landscape of college athletics is changing yet again as the Mountain West Conference will merge in all sports with Conference USA in 2013. And there could be the possibility of as many as 24 schools involved in this, with 2 divisions.
The 8th ranked Wyoming Cowboys beat Northern Colorado 37-3 in the Pokes last home dual of the season. 184 pounder Joe LeBlanc, the number one wrestler in the nation in his weight class easily won his final home match.
The New York Giants beat New England for the second time in the last four Super Bowls Sunday night 21-17. Giants quarterback Eli Manning was named the game’s MVP after engineering a 4th quarter touchdown drive.
The Kelly Walsh boys and the Natrona girls picked up wins Thursday night over their cross-town rivals at the Casper Events Center. The Trojans beat the Mustangs for the first time since 2006, 49-38, and the Fillies remain unbeaten going 16-0 with a 65-25 victory.
The Kelly Walsh boys and the Natrona girls picked up conference wins over their cross-town rivals Thursday night at the Casper Events Center. The Natrona Fillies go to 16-0 with a 65-25 win over Kelly Walsh, and the Trojans pick up their first win over Natrona since 2006 with a 49-38 victory.