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Who will Play More for the Lakers? Anthony Brown or Larry Nance?

Larry Nance Jr. was selected 27th overall by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2015 NBA Draft. (J Diaz/ The Los Angeles Lakers selected three players in the 2015 NBA Draft. Los Angeles picked D’Angelo Russell, Larry Nance Jr., and Anthony Brown.  While D’Angelo Russell will be soaking up the limelight this season for the Lakers, Anthony Brown and Larry Nance Jr. will...
Via The Sports Journal
September 09, 2015  |  Discuss

New Laker Larry Nance Jr. Deletes “Rapist” Tweet Referencing Kobe Bryant

Tonight should be one of the greatest nights of Larry Nance Jr.’s life, but things might get a bit awkward when he makes it to Los Angeles. Nance, a star at Wyoming, was selected No. 27 overall by the Los Angeles Lakers, which led a number of Twitter users to dig into his archive. What they found: a 2012 tweet in which he calls Lakers legend Kobe Bryant a rapist. After a few Twitter...
Via College Spun
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Larry Nance Jr. Wouldn’t At All Mind Following In His Dad’s NBA Footsteps

WALTHAM, Mass. — Larry Nance Jr. is just another kid looking to take up the family business. For him, that business is basketball. Nance, a 6-foot-8 forward prospect who recently completed his senior season at Wyoming, is the son of longtime NBA player Larry Nance. The elder Nance played 13 seasons for the Phoenix Suns and Cleveland Cavaliers, earning three All-Star nods and...
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Larry Nance Jr. Tears ACL, Done for the Season

Most folks outside of the Mountain West Conference do not know who Larry Nance Jr. is, but college basketball just lost a wonderful player. On Tuesday in a win against Fresno State, Nance, the Wyoming Cowboys’ leading scorer and rebounder, tore his ACL and will miss the rest of the season. The news will have very little effect on the college basketball scene as a whole, but it...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Wyoming defeats San Jose State 67-56

Wyoming's Larry Nance Jr., the leading shot-blocker in the Mountain West Conference, showcased his defensive prowess during crunch time Saturday, swatting away several San Jose State shots and helping the Cowboys to their second straight victory. Nance, who was averaging 3.3 blocks per league contest, added five more in a 67-56 win on Saturday, including four down the stretch. While...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Nance jumper earns Wyoming a 52-50 win at Boise St

Larry Nance Jr. hit a baseline jump shot with 1.6 seconds left, and Wyoming rallied from a nine-point deficit to stun Boise State 52-50 Saturday night. Nance finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds to help Wyoming (10-6, 1-2 Mountain West) win its first game on the road. Nance also blocked three shots, made two steals and had two assists in logging 39 minutes. The Cowboys trailed...
Via AP on Fox
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Wyoming beats Northern Colorado 72-59, ends skid

Larry Nance Jr. scored 29 points and had 13 rebounds to lead Wyoming over Northern Colorado 72-59 on Sunday. Nance sparked a rally before halftime and delivered a pair of 3-pointers and a dunk down the stretch for the Cowboys (8-4), who snapped a two-game skid. Josh Adams scored 16 and Riley Grabau added 10 points and tied his career high with six assists for Wyoming. Dominique...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Wyoming defeats South Dakota 67-66 in OT

Larry Nance Jr.'s three-point play with two seconds remaining gave Wyoming a 67-66 overtime victory over South Dakota Saturday night. Tyler Flack hit a 3-pointer to give South Dakota (3-5) a 66-62 lead with 1:43 remaining in overtime. Nance answered with a dunk, and the game-winning three-point play. Nance scored a game-high 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds. Derek Cooke...
Via AP on Fox
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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