LARAMIE, Wyo. – ESPN2 will televise Saturday’s game between the Wyoming Cowboys and Utah State Aggies from Wyoming’s War Memorial Stadium. Kick off has been set for 8:15 p.m., Mountain Time. The announcement was made by ESPN Networks and the Mountain West Conference on Sunday morning. It will be Wyoming’s third appearance on ESPN2 thus far this season and fourth appearance on an ESPN Network this season.
The Cowboys are coming off a defeat of #13 ranked Boise State on Saturday night. With that win, Wyoming became bowl eligible, took sole possession of first place in the Mountain Division of the Mountain West Conference and improved its record to 6-2 overall and 4-0 in the MW. The Cowboys currently have a four-game winning streak this season and extended their home winning streak to five games.
Utah State enters this week with a 3-5 overall record and a 1-4 conference mark.
This year’s meeting will be the 67th between the Cowboys and Aggies. The series versus Utah State is the fifth longest for the Pokes, behind only Colorado State (108 meetings), Utah (83), BYU (77) and New Mexico (68) and the third longest among current Wyoming opponents.
Tickets for Saturday’s game may be purchased at: GoWyo.com/tickets; by calling 307-766-7220; via email at Tickets@uwyo.edu; or by stopping by the UW Athletics Ticket Office on the west side of the Arena-Auditorium.
2016 Wyoming Football Schedule
Date Opponent (Special Events) Time (M.T.) Television
Sat., Sept. 3 NORTHERN ILLINOIS(Hall of Fame) W 40-34 (3OT)/8:30 p.m. CBSSN
Sat., Sept. 10 at Nebraska L 17-52 / 10:00 a.m. ESPN2
Sat., Sept. 17 UC DAVIS # W 45-22 / 2:00 p.m. GoWyo.com/MW.com
Fri., Sept. 23 at Eastern Michigan L 24-27 / 5:30 p.m. CBSSN
Sat., Oct. 1 at Colorado State* W 38-17 / 8:15 p.m. ESPNU
Sat., Oct. 8 AIR FORCE*% W 35-26 / 1:30 p.m. ROOT SPORTS
Sat., Oct. 15 BYE Week
Sat., Oct. 22 at Nevada* W 42-34 / 8:30 p.m. ESPN2
Sat., Oct. 29 BOISE STATE* (Family Weekend) W 30-28 / 5:00 p.m. CBSSN
Sat., Nov. 5 UTAH STATE* 8:15 p.m. ESPN2
Sat., Nov. 12 at UNLV* 1:30 p.m. ROOT SPORTS
Sat., Nov. 19 SAN DIEGO STATE* 1:30 p.m. CBSSN
Sat., Nov. 26 at New Mexico* TBA ESPN Networks
Sat., Dec. 3 Mountain West Championship + 5:30 or 5:45 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2