NCAA Game Summary - Wyoming at Fresno State
(Wednesday, January 16)
Final Score: Fresno State 49, Wyoming 36
Fresno, CA (Sports Network) - Tyler Johnson finished with 18 points and six rebounds to lead the Fresno State Bulldogs to a 49-36 decision over the Wyoming Cowboys in a low-scoring Mountain West Conference affair at the Save Mart Center.
Tanner Giddings chipped in 10 points off the bench for Fresno State (7-9, 1-2 MWC) as it snapped a two-game losing slide.
Larry Nance Jr. and Riley Grabau netted 10 points apiece for Wyoming (14-2, 1-2) as it set a new season-low for total points in a game.
The Cowboys struggles surfaced in the opening half as they connected on only 6-of-22 field goal attempts in the first period. Fresno State shot 64.7 percent from the floor on its way to a 26-16 halftime lead.
The Bulldogs cooled off to shoot only 37.5 percent from the field after the break, but Wyoming made just 21.4 percent of its field goal tries and just 6- of-17 at the free throw line over the final 20 minutes.
The Cowboys converted just 7-of-20 free throw attempts while the hosts coasted to the win by draining 15-of-21 at the charity stripe.
01/17 00:42:57 ET