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Western St. (Colo.) vs Wyoming

Wyoming 62, Western St. (Col.) 42

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - Derrious Gilmore scored a career-high 19 points, Leonard Washington chipped in with 16 and Wyoming cruised to a 62-42 season opening victory Saturday over visiting Western State (Colo.).

Gilmore was 7 of 11 from the field and had four rebounds, four assists and four steals while Washington added seven rebounds and three blocks to his stat line.

Western State took a 13-12 lead off a Bernard Webb dunk with 8:13 to play in the first half but Wyoming answered with a 12-3 run over the next 4:55 capped off by two made free throws by Larry Nance Jr. to make it 24-16.

The Mountaineers chipped away at Wyoming's lead to trail 28-24 at the half but the Cowboys outscored Western State 20-5 in the first 11:19 of the second half and never looked back.

Joseph Charles scored 17 points in 23 minutes off the bench in the loss for Western State.

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Western St. (Colo.)
C. Joseph, C281-61-26023
T. Shepherd, G302-74-44019
J. Adams, G281-43-33116
T. Boyd, G192-61-35145
S. Aldridge, G110-20-02130
B. Webb241-30-11112
J. Charles236-82-210217
M. Vandahl190-50-03020
G. Berling90-10-11020
J. Cooke60-00-01030
S. Johnston20-00-00000
J. Donnell10-00-00000
Totals 13-4211-163242142
 31%68.8% 
Wyoming Cowboys
L. Nance Jr., F302-63-49148
L. Washington, F255-124-571216
D. Gilmore, G307-112-244219
L. Martinez, G282-70-02006
R. Grabau, G262-43-30308
D. Cooke Jr.180-11-24011
J. Adams171-71-20013
J. McManamen120-30-02010
N. Sobey50-01-31011
A. Haldorson40-20-04000
M. Sellers40-10-01020
J. Bentz10-00-01000
Totals 19-5415-213791462
 35.2%71.4% 

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Fresno St.8-712-15192
UNLV6-915-13102
New Mexico6-1014-14158
Air Force6-1013-14244
Nevada4-118-19301
San Jose St.0-152-25334
 
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