Cowboys play at Nevada tonight


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February 20, 2024 — Wyo4News Staff

The Cowboys basketball team will play at Nevada tonight, wrapping up a two-game road swing. The Pokes, 6-6 in the Mountain West and 13-12 overall, are coming off an 80-75 win at San Jose State on Saturday night. Nevada is 7-5 in conference games and 20-6 on the season. The Wolfpack is also coming into tonight’s game off a victory, 69-66, at in-state rival UNLV.

Wyoming beat Nevada 98-93 in Laramie on January 20. In that game, the Poke’s backcourt duo of Sam Griffin and Akuel Kot combined to score 40 points. UW has won its last seven games against the Wolf Pack, with head coach Jeff Linder sporting a 6-0 record in the series.  

Tonight’s game will be broadcast on WyoRadio’s 99.7 JACK-FM and, beginning at 8:30 with tip-off at 9 p.m. The Cowgirl basketball team will host league-leading UNLV on Wednesday night.

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