Wyoming Basketball Single-Game Tickets to be Available on Monday

Oct. 17, 2008

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

With a new basketball season quickly approaching, single game tickets for the 2008-09 Cowboy and Cowgirl basketball season will go on sale this Monday, Oct. 20 at 8 a.m.

While the easiest way to purchase tickets is online at www.wyomingathletics.com, tickets can also be purchased in person at the UW Ticket Office, via phone at 800-922-9461 or 307-766-4850 or at either of the Brown and Gold Outlet retail stores, which are located in Cheyenne and Laramie.

Both the Cowboys and Cowgirls will play 16 home games during the 2008-09 season, eight of which will be Mountain West Conference games.

The Cowboy's non-conference schedule will feature six home games during the month of November. The Mountain West Conference home schedule will feature Saturday rivalry games against Colorado State, New Mexico, TCU and Utah.

The women's basketball home schedule pits the Cowgirls against five teams that reached the postseason in 2007-08. The Cowgirls will host two NCAA teams in New Mexico and Utah and three WNIT opponents in Boise State, Gonzaga and TCU. The Cowgirl's schedule will also see marquee weekend matchups in conference play with Air Force, BYU, San Diego State and UNLV.

Season tickets for both the Cowboys and Cowgirls are also still available and are the best value to catch every basketball game of the 2008-09 season. Great season ticket locations are still available.

The Cowgirls will open the 2008-09 season on Tues., Nov. 4 with an exhibition game against Colorado-Colorado Springs at 7 p.m. in the Arena-Auditorium. The Cowboys will begin play on the following Fri., Nov. 8, against the Colorado School of Mines at 7 p.m. in the Arena-Auditorium.