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Rosga scores 22 points, Denver defeats Wyoming 90-87 in OT

Dec. 11, 2018 11:44 PM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Joe Rosga scored 22 points and made four consecutive free throws in the final nine seconds of overtime to help Denver defeat Wyoming 90-87 on Tuesday night. After Wyoming's Justin James made two free throws to tie it at 84 in the final minute of overtime, Donoven Carlisle put the...

US returns 3 disputed bells taken from Philippines in 1901

Dec. 11, 2018 6:11 AM EST

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — For over a century, the Bells of Balangiga have not rung in the Philippines, a silence that the president last year called "painful." Now, the revered bells will once again be heard in the country. Hundreds of Filipino villagers in 1901, armed with bolos and disguised as women,...

Man, woman drive from Arizona to Wyoming with kids in trunk

Dec. 6, 2018 4:31 PM EST

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A man and woman admit in court they drove from Arizona to Wyoming with two children in the trunk of their car. Sixty-three-year-old Michael J. Fee and 31-year-old Amber L. Freudenstein each pleaded guilty Thursday to two misdemeanor counts of child endangerment. The Casper Star-Tribune...

Wyoming comes back in second half to beat South Carolina

Dec. 6, 2018 12:46 AM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming rattled a young South Carolina team with a stingy defense for a much-needed win on its home court. Senior Justin James scored 20 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and dished out five assists as Wyoming came back in the second half to beat the Gamecocks 73-64 Wednesday night. James...

The 2019 Boxing Hall of Fame class

Dec. 5, 2018 2:46 PM EST

CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) — A look at the nine people to be inducted June 9, 2019 into the International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum: ___ MODERN CATEGORY (last bout no earlier than 1989): DONALD CURRY: Born Sept. 7, 1961 in Fort Worth, Texas. ... Posted a 400-4 record as an amateur and defeated Davey Moore...

Hume with 23 points leads N. Colorado past Wyoming 85-80

Dec. 1, 2018 8:53 PM EST

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Freshman Bodie Hume scored a career-best 23 points and Northern Colorado held on to edge Wyoming 85-80 on Saturday night. Hume was 6 of 12 from the field including four from distance for the Bears (5-1). Jordan Davis added 21 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, Trent Harris scored...

Hall, Frederking pace Evansville past Wyoming 86-78

Nov. 28, 2018 11:23 PM EST

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — John Hall and Noah Frederking scored back-to-back layups as Evansville regained control in the final 2:24 and defeated Wyoming 86-78 Wednesday night in the Missouri Valley/Mountain West challenge. Hall finished with a career-high 21 points and added 11 rebounds for his first...

Wyoming runs over New Mexico 31-3 to become bowl eligible

Nov. 24, 2018 6:38 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Xazavian Valladay and Nico Evans combined for more than 300 yards rushing and three touchdowns for Wyoming as the Cowboys became bowl eligible Saturday with a 31-3 win over New Mexico. Valladay had 192 yards and two scores, and Evans, who did not practice all week because of a...

James scores 29 as Wyoming rallies past Richmond 68-66

Nov. 21, 2018 7:31 PM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Justin James scored a season-best 29 points, including the game-winning shot and Austin Mueller blocked Nick Sherod's final try in the waning seconds as Wyoming rallied past Richmond 68-66 Wednesday for third place at the Fort Myers Tip-Off. James scored 19 of his 29 points after...

Wyoming man argues against death penalty in fetus death

Nov. 20, 2018 2:21 PM EST

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming man charged with killing his girlfriend in Idaho in July 2016 argues the death of her unborn baby does not qualify as a second murder that makes him eligible for the death penalty. Attorneys for 41-year-old Erik Ohlson of Jackson say it's "legal insanity" for Idaho law to...