(Laramie, Wyoming) – The Wyoming women’s basketball will have a match-up with the Washington State Cougars in the second round of the 2017 Women’s National Invitation Tournament this afternoon. Game time is set for a 2:00 pm and will be broadcast on WyoRadio’s 1360 KRKK or streamed at 1360KRKK.com.
The Cowgirls enter the contest with a 22-9 overall record after a 68-52 over Seattle Thursday night in the opening round. Wyoming is now 13-8 all-time in WNIT play and the 22 wins on the season is seventh most all-time in program history.
The Cougars are 13-19 overall and finished 6-12 in the Pac-12 Conference. Thursday night, Washington State defeated the BYU Cougars, 72-64, in the opening round of the WNIT.
This will be the ninth meeting ever between the two schools. WSU leads the series 6-2. The last time the two met was December 18, 2010 with the Cowgirls coming out on top 63-43 in Laramie. The Cougars are coached by June Daugherty who is in her tenth season with the program.
Tickets are on sale at the Wyoming Athletic Ticket Office and are priced at $14/adult & $10/youth. Tickets can be purchased online, over the phone at 307-766-7220 or in person 9:00 am – 5:00 pm at the Wyoming Athletic Ticket Office.