The Wyoming Cowboys announced game times and television coverage for the upcoming 2016-17 season on Thursday. The announcement came in connection with the Mountain West Conference and its network television partners announcing the 2016-17 conference television package.
The Cowboys will be featured on television 13 times during the regular season, starting with the Cowboys hosting Northern Iowa in the Mountain West/Missouri Valley Conference Challenge on Saturday, Dec. 3 on Campus Insiders.
Wyoming is scheduled to appear on CBS Sports Network telecasts two times during the regular season. ROOT SPORTS is scheduled to televise five Cowboy games including both Border War contests with Colorado State.
Campus Insiders will carry one non-conference contest that features Campus Insiders will also carry the Pokes’ home contest against UNLV on Wednesday, Jan. 25. UW will have two games featured on FS1 during the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic on Dec. 22 and 23.
Additionally, the Cowboys will have two contests showcased on ESPN3. The Pokes home games against Nevada on Saturday, Jan. 14 and New Mexico on Saturday, Feb. 25 will be featured.
One home game and two Wyoming road contests were moved to different dates from the original schedule released in late June to accommodate television coverage. The Cowboys home contest against Colorado State was moved to Tuesday, Feb. 14. It was originally set for Wednesday, Feb. 15. Wyoming will now play at San Diego State on Tuesday, Jan. 31 in a game to be televised by CBS Sports Network. That game was originally scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 1. The Pokes will play at Colorado State on Tuesday, Feb. 28 rather than the original date of Wednesday, March. 1. That game will be televised on ROOT SPORTS.
All home game times for the Cowboys have been set.
Tickets to the 2016-17 Cowboy Basketball season may be purchased online at: www.GoWyo.com/tickets or by calling 307-766-7220.