Cowgirl Hoops Falls to Lady Rebels

January 29, 1999

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

The Wyoming Cowgirls hosted the UNLV Lady Rebels on Thursday, January 28, and were defeated by a score of 83-56.

Wyoming was led by senior forward Jenny Lazzeri, who had a team high 15 points and four rebounds. Lazzeri was 5 of 11 from the floor in 38 minutes as a starter. Senior center Rebecca Tomlin added 14 points and ten rebounds on the night. The Cowgirls shot 37% from the field, and were plagued by turnovers committing 25 on the night.

Unfortunately, the Lady Rebels were on fire as they shot 57% from the field in the first half and 50% for the game. UNLV was led by freshman guard Linda Froehlcih, who finished the night with a team high 25 points and eight rebounds.

GAME SUMMARY

1st half 2nd half OT Final(V)UNLV 47 36 - 83(H)Wyoming 27 29 - 56

Team Leaders Wyoming UNLV

Points Lazzeri-15 Froehlich-25Rebounds Tomlin-10 Froehlich-8Assists Stapp-5 Pool, Johansson-5Steals Marso-2 Froehlich-7

Team Stats

FG % 37% 50% FT % 70% 79.2%3-pt % 12.5% 33.3%

Pts. off turnovers 6 272nd chance points 14 9

Attendance - 468