Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Wyoming Ignoring Adversity.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

Lobos Put Conference Win Streak on Line

LARAMIE, Wyo. Prior to the season, the University of Wyoming's women's basketball team lost all-Mountain West Conference forward Carrie Bacon to a back injury. Six games into the season, the Cowgirls lost All-MWC point guard candidate Carly Stucky to a knee injury.

Those injuries could have effectively ended the season for many teams, but Wyoming keeps plugging away last Saturday night coming within six points of upsetting 21st-ranked Utah, 54-48 in Salt Lake City.

Tonight the Cowgirls' band of "no-stars" will try to derail the University of New Mexico (12-6, 3-1) from its three-game conference winning streak in the 1,200-seat Multi Purpose Gymnasium. …

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