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Cowgirl Basketball Welcomes Boise State on Saturday

Wyoming will host Boise State on Saturday

Wyoming will host Boise State on Saturday

Jan. 9, 2014

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

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The Last Meeting
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February 9, 2013
Laramie, Wyo.
Cowgirls Earn Seventh Conference Victory With 77-60 Victory Over Boise State
Behind a double-double from Chaundra Sewell, the Wyoming Cowgirl basketball team (18-4 overall, 7-2 MW) earned a decisive 17-point win, 77-60, over the Boise State Broncos (10-12, 3-6 MW) on Saturday afternoon in Laramie. The Cowgirls are now on a five-game winning streak and are 11-0 in the Arena-Auditorium this season.

The Wyoming Cowgirl basketball will close out the week at home as they host the Boise State Broncos. The game is set for Saturday, January 11, beginning at 2:00 p.m. Live stats, audio and video can be found through the women's basketball Gameday Central page located on the www.gowyo.com website.

Wyoming is 10-3 overall and 1-1 in MW action after a disappointing 75-65 loss against New Mexico on Wednesday night. Kayla Woodward is averaging a team high 17.2 points plus 7.1 rebounds, while Fallon Lewis is adding 15.3 points and a team high 9.1 rebounds. Kaitlyn Mileto follows with 13.2 points and Marquelle Dent leads the way with 4.4 assists plus 9.8 points per game.

As a team, the Cowgirls are shooting 338-811 (.417) from the field while averaging 41.2 rebounds and 73.2 points per game. Wyoming is third in the league in assists, field goal and three-point percentage and scoring offense.

Boise State enters the week 6-7 overall and 1-1 in MW play. Last time out, they defeated San Diego State, 73-64, on Wednesday night. The Broncos are led by Miquelle Askew who is averaging a team high 14.3 points and 6.6 rebounds. Lexie Der follows with 10.4 points and 6.3 boards per contest. They return three starters and five letterwinners to a team that went 11-19 overall and 4-12 in the MW last year.

This will be 12th meeting between the two schools. Boise State leads the series 6-5. The last time the two teams met was February 9, 2013 as the Cowgirls defeated the Broncos, 77-60, in Laramie. They are coached by Gordy Presnell who is in his ninth season with the program.

 

 

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