Sometimes I think Wyoming gets a bad wrap. To field a major college football program in the state of Wyoming takes a certain level of bravery, or perhaps stupidity, yet Wyoming has been doing it for a long time, first as a founding member of the WAC and later one of the original Mountain West Conference members. Sure, Wyoming may not be the most competitive program out there. Bill...
The Wyoming Cowboys do not get much attention for the product that they put on the field very much--unless it is about a marquee team giving them a spanking. So while it may take a little too long to turn the team into something more noteworthy the school decided it can make its field news.
The 7220 feet signifies the height about sea level of the field which does make the...
The Wyoming Cowboys are embracing their high elevation, painting mountains in their end zones.
I have to say I like this a hell of a lot more than the different colored fields that teams keep creating. There’s nothing out of the ordinary on the playing field, but the end zone design is crazy. Definitely a unique touch to put on their stadium and it looks great. You have to love the old school font for the end zones as well as the mountain ranges. Here’s what their...
Larry Nance Jr. had 17 points and 15 rebounds, and Wyoming pulled away late for a 61-53 victory against Cal State Bakersfield on Wednesday night.
Derek Cooke Jr. added 12 points and 13 rebounds Jason McManamen 10 points for the Cowboys (16-6), who have struggled in Mountain West play but went unbeaten against non-conference foes for the first time since 1987-88.
Cal State Bakersfield...
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Meet Wyoming basketball player Luke Martinez. Martinez admitted to police for his involvment in a bar fight on December 30th in Laramie, Wyoming. Martinez was arrested on January 13 for aggravated battery and assault where police reports claim that he kicked a man in the face who now reportedly needs to have his jaw wired shut. Here is more from the report...
Wyoming coach Larry Shyatt has suspended one of the team's top scorers indefinitely after a bar fight.
University of Wyoming athletics officials announced Monday that charges were filed against Luke Martinez over the weekend due to an off-campus incident Dec. 30. University officials are not saying more about what led to the suspension.
Martinez is a 22-year-old senior who...
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January 14, 2013
Derrious Gilmore scored 21 points and sank 6 of 10 from beyond the arc to lead Wyoming over Oklahoma Panhandle State 74-55 on Saturday.
Leonard Washington added 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Cowboys (10-0) while Larry Nance Jr. had 13 points and Luke Martinez scored 12.
Bill Lee paced the Aggies with 18 points and nine rebounds.
Wyoming struggled for 30 minutes against their...
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December 08, 2012
University of Wyoming Cowboys’ Poke-mobile
This 1988 Chevy features a barstools in the bed of the truck, saddles on receiver hitch, air brushed bucking horse logo on mirrors and hood of truck, yellow and brown leather upholstery, brown and yellow rhino lining, 30 ft flag pole in bed of truck. In addition to all this the truck tows a two horse trailer converted into a BBQ making...
Derrious Gilmore scored a career-high 19 points, Leonard Washington chipped in with 16 and Wyoming cruised to a 62-42 season opening victory Saturday over visiting Western State (Colo.).
Gilmore was 7 of 11 from the field and had four rebounds, four assists and four steals while Washington added seven rebounds and three blocks to his stat line.
Western State took a 13-12 lead off...
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November 11, 2012
Wyoming Cowboys Head Coach Dave Christensen unleashed an absolute tirade on Air Force Falcons Head Coach Troy Calhoun after their game on October 13th, accusing Falcons players of faking injuriesThat tirade has now gotten Christensen suspended for next weeks game, and he will not be allowed to be at the team facilities for the week and Assistant Coach Pete Kaligis will be running...
2011 Record: (8-5, 5-2 in MWC)
Head Coach: Dave Christensen (18-20 at Wyoming, 10-13 in MWC)
Last Bowl Game: 2011 New Mexico Bowl: lost to Temple 37-15
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Must Win: 9/15 vs Cal Poly, 9/22 at Idaho, 11/10 at New Mexico, 11/17 at UNLV
Paying the Bills: 9/1 at Texas
Swing Games: 9/8 vs Toledo, 10/6 at Nevada, 10/13 vs Air Force...
Wyoming Region: Wyoming emerges as new region favorite
From 32 teams to 16, the 2012 Worst College Football Uniform Tournament is on to round two! We move to the Wyoming bracket, where the Wyoming Cowboys have taken the lead as the region favorite.
The Wyoming Cowboys are a perennial favorite when it comes to worst college football uniforms. Now they look to move one step closer...
Wyoming Bracket: The perennial favorites look to hold off upset bid
The Wyoming Cowboys look to represent well in the Wyoming Bracket of 2012 Uniform Madness withand will look to hold off an upset from one of Virginia Tech’s recent uniform disasters.
All yellow? NO!
We all know about the Wyoming uniforms by now. For years they have been the victim of insults when addressing...
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On this date, exactly 15 years ago, the Brigham Young Cougars faced the Wyoming Cowboys in the inaugural WAC Championship game. The game was an overtime classic. The game featured two high powered offenses. The Wyoming quarterback was leading the nation in total offense and passing yards per game. BYU got on the board first with a 30-yard field goal 5:56 into the game. The field...