Recap: Wyoming vs. Tenn-Martin
Laramie, WY (SportsNetwork.com) - Riley Grabau paced four teammates in double figures with a career-high 17 points, as the Wyoming Cowboys dismissed the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks, 78-60, in the season opener at Arena-Auditorium.
All four of Grabau's field goals came from 3-point range for Wyoming (1-0). Larry Nance, Jr. tallied a double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds, while Charles Hankerson, Jr. and Trey Washington III poured in 14 points apiece in reserve roles.
For UTM (0-1), Dee Oldham came off the bench to score a team-high 15 points. Marshun Newell had 14 points, and Terence Smith added 10 points.
Although UTM overcame an early double-digit deficit to take a 32-30 lead with 4:27 left in the first half, Wyoming ended the frame on a 15-1 sprint to take a comfortable 45-33 advantage into intermission.
Wyoming shot 7-of-16 from the field and 19-of-26 from the foul line in the second half, and its lead never dipped below 11 points over the final 20 minutes.
UTM shot just 35.1 percent from the field on the night and were outscored at the foul line, 28-13.Game Notes