Cowgirl Basketball Travels to California to Face Aztecs

Jan. 12, 2015


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The Wyoming women's basketball team concludes a two-game road swing on Wednesday against the San Diego State Aztecs. The game is scheduled for 7 p.m. MT at Viejas Arena in San Diego. Live stats, audio and video can be found on the women's basketball Gameday Central page located on

The Cowgirls enter this week's match-up with a 7-7 mark and 2-2 in conference action a 64-59 victory over the Boise State Broncos on Saturday. It is the first time in the series history that the road team has come away with a victory. Senior Kayla Woodward led the way with 24 points while adding seven rebounds and shooting 8-of-16 from the field and 5-of-6 from the free throw line. Senior Kaitlyn Mileto added 15 points followed by junior guard Jordan Kelley with another double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Senior forward Jordan Sibrel recorded a career-high 11 rebounds. The Cowgirls shot 21-of-54 (.389) from the field and 15-of-24 (.625) from the free throw line while outrebounding the Broncos, 41-37.

Junior guard Marquelle Dent leads the way averaging 17.0 points, 5.6 assists and 1.9 steals. Woodward follows with a team-high eight rebounds plus 15.1 points, while Mileto is adding 11.6 points and 2.5 rebounds per game. As a team, the Cowgirls are shooting 341-of-869 (.392) from the field and 102-of-305 (.334) from the beyond the arc.

San Diego State is 4-10 overall and 1-2 in the league. Last time out, the Aztecs were defeated by New Mexico, 62-53. Senior forward Erimma Amarikwa leads the way with ten points along with 6.3 rebounds. Khristina Hunter is adding a team-high 6.8 rebounds plus 8.5 points. The Aztecs average 56.8 points compared to 67.3 points for their opponents. This will be the 49th meeting between the two schools. Wyoming leads the series 25-23. The last time the two teams met was Feb. 12, 2014. The Cowgirls earned a 69-60 victory in San Diego. San Diego State is coached by Stacie Terry who is in her second year with the program.