Cowboys Come to Town Saturday
Feb. 12, 2016

Boise State (16-9, 7-5 MW) vs Wyoming (12-13, 5-7 MW)
Saturday, Feb. 13 | 2 p.m. MT | Boise, Idaho (Taco Bell Arena)
TV: CBSSN | Live Audio | Live Stats

THE GAME: Boise State (16-9, 7-5 MW) returns home to take on Wyoming (12-13, 5-7 MW) Saturday, at 2 p.m. at Taco Bell Arena. The game will be televised on CBS Sports Network.

ABOUT WYOMING: The Cowboys are fresh off a midweek bye and have won two of their last three games. Josh Adams leads Wyoming at 24.7 points, 5.7 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game.
All-Time Series: Wyoming leads 13-9. MW Games: Wyoming leads 5-4.

TV INFORMATION: The game will be televised by CBS Sports Network. Channel Finder: DirecTV 221, Dish 158, Cable ONE 139/1139.
Play-by-Play: Rich Waltz
Analyst: Mo Cassara

ON THE CALL: The Voice of the Broncos, Bob Behler, is back for his eighth season of calling Boise State men's basketball on the radio. Behler is joined by Bronco great Abe Jackson in his eighth year as the analyst. The game will be carried on the Bronco Radio Network, including flagship station 670 AM KBOI in Boise. A live audio stream is also available at

FIRST TIME AROUND: On the strength of seven Lonnie Jackson three-pointers Boise State picked up a 10-point road win at Wyoming, Jan. 23. Jackson scored 21 points as the Broncos overcame a first-half deficit to win 81-71. Cowboy star Josh Adams missed the game serving a suspension.

LAST TIME: Boise State men’s basketball lost in double overtime Wednesday, at Colorado State, 97-93. At the end of the first overtime the Broncos had a game-winning three-pointer disallowed after officials reviewed the play and ruled there was a timing error. The Rams scored the first nine points of the second overtime and held on for the win.

FITTING RIGHT IN: Montigo Alford started for the Broncos Wednesday, his first start since Nov. 16. Alford scored a career-high 25 points, including 7-of-11 shooting from three-point range.

CENTER STAGE: Montigo Alford earned a surprise start at Colorado State (Feb. 10) and obliterated many of his career highs. In 35 minutes, Alford scored 25 points and knocked down 7-of-11 three-pointers. He had played 32 minutes in the previous five games combined, was 7-for-24 from beyond the arc on the season and had scored 19 points total in conference games up to that point. It was the first 20-point game of Alford’s career and just his fifth time in double figures.

18 TRIPLES: Boise State made a school-record 18 three-pointers in its double-overtime loss at Colorado State (Feb. 10) on 18-of-35 shooting (51.4 percent).  It was also the highest three-point shooting percentage of the season and the first time the Broncos shot better than 40 percent from deep since hitting 41.2 percent (7-for-17) Jan. 5, at Utah State.
The Last Meeting
Boise State81
January 23, 2016
Laramie, Wyo.
Jackson Leads Boise State Past Wyoming
Lonnie Jackson knocked down seven 3-pointers, five in the second half, and scored 21 points as Boise State topped short-handed Wyoming, 81-71 Saturday. Wyoming was without guard Josh Adams, who was issued a one-game suspension by the Mountain West Conference for repeated violations of the conference sportsmanship policy.

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