Wyoming Beats Loyola Marymount, 76-70
Dec. 5, 2009
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -Ryan Dermody scored 15 points as Wyoming defeated Loyola Marymount 76-70 on Saturday night.
The Cowboys (4-4) led by as many as 13 late in the first half, but the Lions (3-6) regained the lead with 12 minutes remaining. The Lions were up by three, 69-66, with 2:48 to play, only to see the Cowboys outscore them 10-1 down the stretch.
Kevin Young and Vernon Teel scored 16 points each for Loyola Marymount..
The Lions outrebounded the Cowboys 53-30, grabbing 27 offensive rebounds.
The Cowboys shot 38.6 percent from the field, but were 26 of 34 from the free-throw line.
Wyoming forced 22 turnovers and had 10 blocked shots and 12 steals, scoring 23 points off of the miscues.