Air Force Falls to Wyoming on the Road
Jan. 22, 2014
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Giving up a 43-21 rebounding advantage, the Air Force women's basketball team fell to Wyoming, 82-47, Wednesday evening at the Arena Auditorium.
Wyoming (12-4, 3-2) opened the game on a 12-0 run and the Falcons never got closer than eight points in the first half, as they shot just 26.7 percent from the field. Meanwhile, the Cowgirls shot over 53 percent, while outrebounding Air Force 28-13 to take a 38-18 lead at the break. After the intermission, the Cowgirls continued to pull away, shooting 62.5 percent from the field in the second period to lead by as many as 36 points.
Wyoming scored 52 points in the paint for the game, while also outscoring the Falcons on second-chance points, 22-3. The Cowgirls were led by Kayla Woodward, who finished with 29 points, while Fallon Lewis added 14 points and 11 rebounds.
The Falcons (1-16, 0-7) are off this weekend, but return to action next Wednesday, Jan. 29, when they host Boise State.