Air Force Falls At Wyoming
Jan. 30, 2010
LARAMIE, Wyo. - The Air Force women's basketball team dropped a 98-37 game at Wyoming Saturday afternoon at the Arena Auditorium. The loss dropped the Falcons to 3-17, 0-7 on the season and lifted the Cowgirls to 13-6, 4-3.
Wyoming shot 75.5 percent from the field and made 20 three-point baskets for the game.
A blistering start by Wyoming put the game out of reach early. The Cowgirls made 14-of-16 from the field to start the game, including 7-of-9 from three-point range, to lead 35-7 less than 11 minutes in. Wyoming shot 84 percent from the field in the first-half (21-25), including 76.9 percent from three-point range (10-13) to lead 52-14 at the half.
Wyoming center Hillary Carlson was nearly unstoppable in the paint, scoring 21 points--all in the first-half--to go with five blocks. Carlson made all 10 of her shots in the first half and finished 10-of-11 from the field.
Sara Wilson scored 17 points and Jade Kennedy added 15 points and nine assists for the Cowgirls. Randi Richardson also finished in double-figures, scoring 12 points.
Air Force returns to action Wednesday, Feb. 3, hosting San Diego State. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m.