LARAMIE, Wyo. - University of Wyoming basketball fans will have the opportunity to gain insight into Cowboy Basketball this season as UW Athletics and ROOT SPORTSTM are partnering on Inside Wyoming Basketball With Larry Shyatt. The half-hour television show will premiere on ROOT SPORTSTM Rocky Mountain Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Wyoming head coach Larry Shyatt and Dave Walsh, "Voice of the Cowboys", will discuss the recent happenings surrounding Wyoming Basketball. The show is scheduled to air every other Tuesday, beginning Dec. 9, with a total of eight shows to air during the season.
The premiere episode will provide Cowboy fans an opportunity to get to know Mountain West preseason Player of the Year Larry Nance in an interview conducted by long-time UW color analyst Kevin McKinney. Senior Charles Hankerson Jr. will also take fans on a video tour of the newly renovated Arena-Auditorium.
ROOT SPORTSTM is the home of the Colorado Rockies, Utah Jazz, Mountain West and Big Sky Conference. The network reaches 2.5 million households across nine states and delivers more than 350 live events each year - all of which are available in high definition.
ROOT SPORTSTM is owned and operated by DIRECTV Sports Networks LLC, which operates regional sports networks in the Southwest, Northwest, Pittsburgh and Rocky Mountain regions. The four networks combined reach approximately 13 million households across 22 states and own exclusive programming and distribution partnerships with more than 25 teams and conferences. DIRECTV Sports Networks is a subsidiary of DIRECTV, the world's most popular television service.
Schedule for 2014-15 Telecasts of Inside Wyoming Basketball With Larry Shyatt on ROOT SPORTSTM
Date - Time (Mountain Time)
Tuesday, Dec. 9 - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 23 - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 6 - 9 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 20 - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 3 - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 17 - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 3 - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17 - 6:30 p.m.