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Junior guard Nathan Sobey
Junior guard Nathan Sobey takes a shot in a game earlier this season for the Cowboys. Sobey's deep shooting provided a spark on Wednesday night, as Wyoming snapped a 5-game MW losing streak with a win over Nevada. (Photo by Townsquare Media)
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Cowboys Hot Shooting from Deep Keys 68-48 Win over Nevada

A balanced scoring attack, with three players in double figures, combined with 50 percent shooting from 3-point range helped the Wyoming Cowboys snap a five-game conference losing streak Wednesday night at the Arena-Auditorium. UW defeated the Nevada Wolfpack 68-48, as they won their first MW game since an upset of then #14 San Diego State on January 19.

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Derek Cooke, Jr.
Soph. forward Derek Cooke, Jr. goes up for a basket in a game against CSU Baskersfield earlier this season. The Cowboys beat the Roadrunners in California Wednesday night. (Photo by Townsquare Media)
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Cowboy Basketball Snaps Skid in 61-53 Win at CSU Bakersfield

Larry Nance Jr. scored 17 points and grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds, and Derek Cooke Jr. added a career-high tying 12 points and a career-high 13 rebounds, as the Wyoming Cowboys picked up a 61-53 win at CSU Bakersfield Wednesday night in California. The Pokes led wire-to-wire to break their four-game losing streak, and beat the Roadrunners for a second time this season.

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Check Out This Amazing Trick Shot Featuring a Two-Year-Old [VIDEO]

There are a lot of trick shot videos on YouTube. But the newest one is pretty good, because the person making the shots is a two-year-old!

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This Toddler Is Way Better Than You At Shooting Hoops [VIDEO]

Meet Titus.  He is your average toddler.  He enjoys watching cartoons, eating cereal, and taking naps.  Oh yeah, he is also way better than you at shooting trick shots.  The NBA is going to have to lower their age limit.

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Larry Nance, Jr.
Larry Nance, Jr. makes a move in a game earlier this season. (Photo by Kari Eakins, Townsquare Media)
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Wyoming Cowboys Dogged by Fresno State Bulldogs in 49-36 Loss

You may have heard sayings around the game of basketball like, "there's a cap on the basket," or "they can't throw it in the ocean." It certainly played out like that Wednesday night, as the Wyoming Cowboys struggled and shot just 24 percent from the field in a 49-36 loss at the Fresno State Bulldogs.

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Young Basketball Player Lands Most Amazing Last-Second Shot Ever

You just don't see magic like this in the NBA. Mostly because a professional athlete would probably never lob the ball backwards over his head.

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Kari Eakins, Townsquare Media
Kari Eakins, Townsquare Media
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Wyoming Cowgirls Outpace Nevada, Win 92-41

Five Wyoming players scored in double figures to push the Cowgirls past Nevada, 92-41, on Saturday in Laramie. The 92 points is the most scored by UW this season while the 41 points given up is the second lowest.

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Derrious Gilmore (Kari Eakins, Townsquare Media)
Derrious Gilmore (Kari Eakins, Townsquare Media)
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Boise State Beats Wyoming Cowboys at the Buzzer

Being short-handed didn't matter to Boise State, as the Broncos got two huge 3-pointers from Jeff Elorriaga in the final 33 seconds and upset the 25th-ranked Wyoming Cowboys 63-61 Wednesday night in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams.

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Youth Basketball
Shane Pope
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Casper Youth Basketball Tournament Registration Begins

Registration for the 23rd Annual Casper Youth Basketball Tournament has begun.  The deadline to sign up for the tournament is March 1st, 2013.

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UW Cowboy Basketball Finally Breaks Top 25! [VIDEO]

JUST ANNOUNCED! Cowboy basketball has FINALLY broken into the TOP 25!

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Happy Hanukkah! Here Are Some NBA Players Singing the Dreidel Song

Hanukkah's almost over. Bring your celebration to the most awkward end possible, by playing this nonstop. It's the Houston Rockets singing 'Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel,' courtesy of our friends at Dumb as a Blog. Real

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One-Handed Basketball Player is Better Than Half His Two-Handed Opponents

Zach Hodskins, a 6'2 Junior for Milton High School in Georgia, was born with just one arm. That didn't stop him from becoming an insanely good basketball player. His highlight reel shows he can do just about anything on the court

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