The Wyoming Cowboys end the season with a loss against the TCU Horned Frogs. The two teams were ranked at the bottom of the MWC and had to play in the play in game to see who would move on to play #1 BYU. The last game TCU won was against Wyoming on January 12th. Wyoming won the last meeting between the two so both teams were expecting a good game.
The game started slow but TCU got out to a two point lead then made it three points. It was almost two minutes into the game before Wyoming got points on the board. A foul sent Luster to the line where he went 1–2. TCU continued to play tough not wanting their season to end yet. Wyoming started the game playing sloppy but it still looked like they wanted to win. TCU went on a run to give them a ten point lead and it was at this time that Wyoming started to clean up their play. Even with Wyoming playing better TCU still got out to a 21–10 lead. It was not long before Wyoming was back within seven and looking to close the gap even more. In the last two minutes of the half Wyoming stepped it up and ended the half down only four points. The second half started with TCU making a jumper to increase their lead. For the first minute and a half the Cowboys kept it close and got within two points. TCU started to pull away but then Hudson hit a three to keep the deficit at two. Wyoming continued to fight and with 13:26 Hudson made a layup to give the Cowboys a one point lead. They held that lead until the 12:04 mark when Hill made a three shot to put TCU back on top. For the next few minutes it looked like Wyoming was trying too hard and was forcing shoots which gave TCU a chance to increase the lead. Wyoming continued to battle but it was too late and TCU already had a lead that would not be overcome. … Continue Reading