Recap: Wyoming vs. Boise State
Laramie, WY (SportsNetwork.com) - Thomas Bropleh scored 20 points on 7-of-11 shooting as the Boise State Broncos defeated the Wyoming Cowboys, 72-63, in a Mountain West Conference tilt at Arena-Auditorium.
Ryan Watkins registered a double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds and Mikey Thompson chipped in 14 points for the Broncos (19-10, 9-7 MWC), who have won four of their last five games.
Josh Adams had a career-high 29 points for the Cowboys (17-12, 8-8), who extended their losing streak to three games. Riley Grabau added 13 points and five assists, while Derek Cooke Jr. tallied 11 points and six boards.
Wyoming drained 66.7 percent of its field goal attempts in the first period as it led 38-32 at halftime. Boise State made 52.2 percent of its shots from the floor in the frame.
The Broncos came out of the break hot as they connected on 60 percent of their field goal tries in the second frame. The Cowboys struggled as they shot 27.3 percent from the field to let the game slip away.
Boise State dominated the glass, as it outrebounded Wyoming, 31-18.Game Notes