Cowgirl Basketball Team Falls to TCU

January 19, 1999


The University of Wyoming Cowgirl basketball team travelled to Fort Worth, Texas, this last Saturday, January 16, 1999, to face the TCU Horned Frogs in a conference matchup. Despite a career high 27 points from Rebecca Tomlin, the Cowgirls lost to TCU by a final score of 93-78.

TCU built a 45-34 halftime lead and then held on in the second half to outdistance UW.

Tomlin was 12 of 13 from the field for Wyoming and also pulled down a team high 10 rebounds. Three other Cowgirls scored in double figures as Carrie Bacon had 17 points, Molly Marso scored 15 and Shelby Hoffman hit 4 of 8 three-point shots for 12 points.

TCU was led in scoring by Misty Meadows and Amy Sutton who had 23 and 21 points respectively.

Wyoming once again had a high turnover total, with 19 miscues compared to TCU's 15.

The Cowgirls will be back in action this Saturday, January 23, when they host #8 ranked Colorado State in a 2:00 p.m. matchup.

              1st half  2nd half   OT     Final(V)Wyoming      34        44        -      78(H)TCU          45        48        -      93

Team Leaders Wyoming TCU

Points Tomlin-27 Meadows-23Rebounds Tomlin-10 Mack-12Assists Marso-6 Jackson-8Steals Lazzeri,Ca.Bacon-2 Sutton,Jackson-3

Team Stats

FG % 46.2% 49.3% FT % 63.2% 65.4%3-pt % 30% 40%

Attendance - 1,382