Recap - Wyoming Defeats Northern Colorado 72-59

Larry Nance Jr. scored 29 points and added 13 rebounds for a double-double, leading Wyoming over Northern Colorado, 72-59, on Sunday at Arena-Auditorium.

Bettors who backed Wyoming were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9 at sportsbooks.

Josh Adams had 16 points for Wyoming and Riley Grabau chipped in with 10 points. Riley Grabau had 6 assists for them, while Larry Nance Jr. was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

Northern Colorado got a 17-point performance from Dominique Lee, who was supported by 11 points from Tevin Svihovec. Tate Unruh had 2 assists in a losing cause for Northern Colorado, while Derrick Barden grabbed 6 rebounds.

Wyoming trailed at halftime, 28-26.

Wyoming won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-26.