Wyoming vs Cal State Bakersfield

Wyoming 61, CS Bakersfield 53

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - Larry Nance Jr. had 17 points and 15 rebounds, and Wyoming pulled away late for a 61-53 victory against Cal State Bakersfield on Wednesday night.

Derek Cooke Jr. added 12 points and 13 rebounds Jason McManamen 10 points for the Cowboys (16-6), who have struggled in Mountain West play but went unbeaten against non-conference foes for the first time since 1987-88.

Cal State Bakersfield (8-15) clawed out of a big first-half hole and trailed 54-50 with 1:28 remaining but missed its next three shots from the floor. Meanwhile, Wyoming went 9 of 11 from the free-throw line to pad its cushion.

Stephon Carter had 20 points and eight rebounds and Adam Young 12 points for the Roadrunners, who trailed 27-13 at the break after shooting just 13.6 percent (3 of 22) from the floor in the first half.

The Cowboys finished 14-0 outside the Mountain West this season, including a 63-49 win against Cal State Bakersfield in Laramie on Nov. 24.

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Scoreboard
Wyoming (16-6) «273461
Cal State Bakersfield (8-15)134053

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Wyoming Cowboys
L. Nance Jr., F325-77-11151317
L. Washington, F180-32-25152
D. Gilmore, G373-130-10309
J. Adams, G302-62-21127
R. Grabau, G241-62-20534
D. Cooke Jr.286-90-2132212
J. McManamen223-32-201010
J. Bentz100-10-00100
A. Haldorson10-00-00010
Totals 20-4815-2237151661
 41.7%68.2% 
Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners
A. Young, F293-115-661312
S. Carter, G3610-180-282320
J. Maynor, G290-51-21141
B. Williams, G292-42-21126
B. Barnes, G252-84-63048
T. White262-30-05134
C. Hall161-20-06122
K. Jones70-20-00010
M. Ratto30-00-00000
Totals 20-5312-183372253
 37.7%66.7% 
Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Boise St.0-010-130
Nevada0-09-218
UNLV0-09-288
Fresno St.0-09-3132
Wyoming0-09-365
San Diego St0-07-391
Utah St.0-06-6203
Air Force0-05-6315
Colorado St.0-05-6142
New Mexico0-03-8210
San Jose St.0-02-8341

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.0-09-285
Grand Canyon0-07-3206
Seattle0-08-5224
Utah Valley0-07-574
Cal-Baker.0-07-658
UT-Rio Grande Valley0-06-7277
UMKC0-03-9240
Chicago St.0-02-12298
 
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STBN 58 Final
BUTL 77
MINN 50 Final
MIST 61
CINCY 50 Final
PROV 54
BAYL 67 Final
OKST 69
MU 70 Final
USF 47
CREI 57 Final
IAST 76
LOU 68 Final
RUT 48
STAN 66 Final
ARIZ 73
AF 58 Final
NMEX 81
KAN 55 Final
TCU 62