Dec. 7, 2006
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - Brad Jones scored 24 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead Wyoming to a 91-59 victory over Denver Wednesday night.
Brandon Ewing added 20 points, six rebounds and six assists for Wyoming (7-1) in the 142nd meeting between the two teams.
Jones scored nine points as Wyoming used an 18-10 run to pull away from a 38-30 halftime lead to take a 56-40 lead with 14:25 remaining.
The Cowboys were up 60-47 before scoring 16 unanswered points, including 3-pointers by Ewing and Jones, to take a 66-47 lead with 8:33 remaining.
The Cowboys shot 63.3 percent from the field in the second half to just 34.6 for Denver (1-8), which was playing without leading scorer DaShawn Walker (broken foot).
Antonio Porch led Denver with 17 points and five rebounds while Steve Wetrich added 15 points.