2000-2001 Cowgirl Basketball Informational Press Release And Game Notes
Nov. 27, 2000
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
Probable Starters: Here are the probable UW starters for this week's games:
Guard Carly Stucky, So., 5-10, Pretty Prairie, Kan. Guard Shelby Hoffman, Sr., 5-9, Gillette, Wyo. Forward Christy Bacon, Jr., 6-0, Colorado Springs, Colo. Forward Jessica Gibbs, Sr., 6-1, Wells, Nev. Center Ann McColl, So., 6-2, Everett, Wash.
This Week: The Cowgirls will be at home this week as they host two non-conference match-ups. They will see Oakland (Mich.) on Monday night at 5:15 p.m., and then Colorado on Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m.
About Oakland: The Cowgirls defeated the Oakland University Grizzlies on Monday night, 82-73. They are now 2-2 on the season. Forward Sarah Judd led way for the Grizzlies with 17 points and seven rebounds. Oakland was 19-10 overall and 13-3 in the Mid-Continent Conference last season. They return five letterwinners and four starters to this year's squad. This was the first meeting between the two schools. The Grizzlies are coached by Beckie Francis, who is in her fourth season.
About Colorado: In their second game of the week, the Cowgirls will face another Big 12 opponent in the Colorado Buffaloes. They are currently 3-0 heading into this week. Mandy Nightingale leads the way with 15 points and eight rebounds per contest. The Buffaloes were 10-19 overall and 4-12 in the conference last season. They return nine letterwinners and all five starters. This is the 37th meeting between the two schools, Colorado leads 28-8. The Buffaloes are coached by Ceal Berry, who is in her 18th season at Colorado.
2000-01 Record A Year Ago Wyoming 3-1 (0-0) 10-18 (4-10) Oakland 2-2 (0-0) 19-10 (13-3) Colorado 3-0 (0-0) 10-19 (4-12)
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