Cowboy Football Players React to Hiring of Craig Bohl as Head Coach

Dec. 9, 2013

LARAMIE, Wyo. - Full Press Conference | Press Conference Highlights | Player Reaction

Members of the Wyoming Cowboy Football team were among the large crowd attending Sunday's press conference announcing the hiring of new head football coach Craig Bohl. Following the press conference, several current Cowboys were asked for their reaction to hearing Coach Bohl talk about his decision to accept the head-coaching position at Wyoming.

Redshirt freshman Lucas Wacha, sophomore defensive end Eddie Yarbrough and sophomore running back Shaun Wick all talked about the excitement they felt in listening to Coach Bohl talk about the future of Wyoming Football. They also were impressed with the emotion he showed when talking about his players at North Dakota State.

"As you could tell (listening to) Coach Bohl is a strong, passionate guy," said Wacha. "When he was up there talking - he's passionate about the sport, and that's what you want in a coach."

For the complete comments from Wacha, Yarbrough and Wick, as well as highlights from last night's press conference follow the links here.