Cowgirls upset UNLV at Mountain West tourney
March 10, 2021
The Wyoming Cowgirls hit a Mountain West Tournament record 15 3-pointers Monday night on their way to an upset win over No. 2 seed UNLV, 72-56 in the quarterfinals of the Air Force Reserve Mountain West Tournament.
Wyoming (12-9) shot 15-of-32 (46.9 percent) from beyond-the-arc against the Lady Rebels and shot an even 50 percent (26-of-52) overall from the field. The Cowgirls also got the job done on the defensive end, holding UNLV to 38 percent shooting and held the Lady Rebels to 14 points below their season-scoring average.
“I’m so proud of this group and my staff,” said Head Coach...