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Arnold leads CSU Fullerton in 60-53 win over Wyoming

Nov. 13, 2019 11:18 PM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Wayne Arnold hit a career-high six 3-pointers, scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds as CSU Fullerton beat Wyoming 60-53 on Wednesday night. Austen Awosika added 18 points with six assists and seven rebounds for the Titans (1-2). His jumper put the Titans up 37-35 with 11:08 to...

Navajo company confident about Wyoming, Montana coal bonding

Nov. 13, 2019 7:14 PM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Navajo tribal energy company officials expressed confidence Wednesday they will be able to secure necessary bonding for recently purchased coal mines in Wyoming and Montana without financial backing from the Navajo Nation. The Navajo Transitional Energy Co. has adequate potential...

Navajo leader: Tribe won't back energy company's new mines

Nov. 12, 2019 11:05 PM EST

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation will not financially back bonds a tribal energy company needs for a trio of newly acquired coal mines off the reservation, the tribal president said Tuesday, explaining that it's too risky and his administration wants the company to move away from coal. The Navajo...

South Carolina smothers Wyoming 66-32

Nov. 10, 2019 3:30 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A.J. Lawson and Jermaine Couisnard scored 12 points each, Jair Bolden had 11 and South Carolina dominated Wyoming defensively in a 66-32 win Sunday. The Gamecocks (2-0) buried the Cowboys with five 3-pointers in the first eight minutes and a suffocating defense throughout. It was the...

Sachse's field goal in OT leads No. 21 Broncos past Wyoming

Nov. 10, 2019 3:28 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — With Boise State clinging to a three-point lead in overtime against Wyoming, Broncos linebacker Riley Whimpey had a chance to seal the game with an interception in the end zone. But, he dropped the ball. Two plays later on third down, Whimpey blitzed and stuffed Wyoming running back...

No. 21 Boise State returns home to host upstart Wyoming

Nov. 8, 2019 12:13 PM EST

It's been nearly a month since No. 21 Boise State had a chance to play on its home field. A lot has changed during those weekends away, most notably the Broncos no longer control their path to a New Year's Six bowl game as they return home to host Wyoming on Saturday night. Boise State's loss to BYU on Oct. 19...

No. 21 Boise State returns home to host upstart Wyoming

Nov. 7, 2019 3:59 PM EST

Wyoming (6-2, 3-1 MWC) at No. 21 Boise State (7-1, 4-0), Saturday at 10:15 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Boise State by 13 1/2 Series record: Boise State leads 12-1. WHAT'S AT STAKE? A big log jam in the Mountain West Conference Mountain Division could be created if Wyoming pulled off its first-ever win on the road...

Maldonado scores 32 to carry Wyoming over Idaho St. 54-40

Nov. 6, 2019 12:12 AM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Hunter Maldonado had a career-high 32 points as Wyoming defeated Idaho State 54-40 on Tuesday night. Maldonado finished 12-of-19 shooting and missed just two of his 10 free throw attempts. The Cowboys led 21-18 at the half, which were the fewest points the Cowboys have allowed in a...

Conservatives in some states push against death penalty

Oct. 28, 2019 8:17 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Conservatives in states including Wyoming, Utah and Ohio vowed Monday to keep pushing for the repeal of state-level death penalty sentences, even as U.S. officials move toward resuming federal executions. The national group Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty released a...

Valladay's 206 rushing yards lead Wyoming past Nevada 31-3

Oct. 26, 2019 6:09 PM EDT

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Xazavian Valladay rushed for a career-high 206 yards, Sean Chambers threw for 158 yards and two touchdowns, and Wyoming defeated Nevada 31-3 on Saturday. Wyoming, bowl eligible for the fourth consecutive season, has won seven consecutive home games. Wyoming (6-2, 3-1 Mountain West) had...