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Radebaugh leads Northern Colorado’s 74-53 win over Wyoming

Dec. 14, 2019 11:11 PM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Jonah Radebaugh scored 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help power Northern Colorado to its first road victory of the season, a 74-53 win over Wyoming on Saturday night. Northern Colorado limited the Cowboys to just 19 second-half points in winning for the third consecutive time in...

Addazio eager to lead Colorado State after being fired at BC

Dec. 12, 2019 9:07 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Steve Addazio got a little lost inside his new facility. The Colorado State football coach wandered from room to room, before taking a moment to gaze out a window at the mountains in the distance. Back at the summit, now that's where he envisions the Rams. It's been a whirlwind...

Wyoming deputies lasso deer that fell through iced-over pond

Dec. 11, 2019 5:47 PM EST

Two Wyoming sheriff's deputies channeled their inner cowboy and lassoed a deer flailing in a frigid pond after it fell through thin ice, authorities said Wednesday. Sublette County sheriff's Deputies Justin Hays and Joshua Peterson responded to a report Tuesday afternoon that a deer had fallen into a pond near...

Feds agree to review grizzly protections in contiguous US

Dec. 9, 2019 6:53 PM EST

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Federal officials will review whether enough is being done to protect grizzly bears in the contiguous U.S. states after environmentalists sued the government to try to restore the fearsome animals to more areas, according to a court settlement approved Monday. The review must be...

Wyoming to face Georgia State in Arizona Bowl

Dec. 8, 2019 5:52 PM EST

Wyoming (7-5, Mountain West) vs Georgia State (7-5, Sun Belt), Dec. 31, 4:30 p.m. ET LOCATION: Tucson, Arizona TOP PLAYERS Wyoming: RB Xazavian Valladay, 1,061 yards and five TDs rushing; LB Logan Wilson, four interceptions and a TD. Georgia State: QB Dan Ellington, 2,291 yards passing, 26 total TDs; RB Tra...

Manigault scores 18 to lead New Mexico past Wyoming 79-65

Dec. 7, 2019 6:31 PM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Corey Manigault came off the bench to score 18 points to carry New Mexico to a 79-65 win over Wyoming on Saturday. The nephew of New York playground legend Earl “The Goat” Manigualt, the senior forward hit 7 of 9 from the field and 4 of 6 from the free throw line. Carlton...

Wyoming oil field explosions, fire severely burn 3 workers

Dec. 6, 2019 4:27 PM EST

CARPENTER, Wyo. (AP) — Explosions and a fire at a Wyoming oil field severely burned three workers. The workers were taken to hospitals in the capital of Cheyenne and across the border in Greeley, Colorado, after the blasts at a compressor station late Thursday, according to Laramie County Fire District No....

Walker scores 20 to lead Air Force over Wyoming 86-77

Dec. 4, 2019 11:23 PM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A.J. Walker tied his career high with 20 points as Air Force beat Wyoming 86-77 in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams on Wednesday night. Lavelle Scottie had 19 points for Air Force (4-5, 1-0). Ryan Swan added 17 points and five assists. Caleb Morris had 15 points for...

Hundreds of Yellowstone bison to be culled this winter

Dec. 4, 2019 10:02 PM EST

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — National park officials in Wyoming have announced plans for the selective slaughter of between 600 and 900 Yellowstone bison this winter to help manage population numbers. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reported Tuesday that the officials expect most of the animals to be taken by...

Showdown of NFL's next generation of QBs: Jackson Vs Allen

Dec. 4, 2019 7:55 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — It's easy to forgive Ravens coach John Harbaugh for forgetting this weekend's showdown of two of the AFC's more dynamic quarterbacks won't be the first meeting between Baltimore's Lamar Jackson and the Buffalo Bills' Josh Allen. The score was so lopsided and the 15 months which...