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Wyoming Cowboys offering free tickets to federal employees impacted by government shutdown

Posted at 2:31 PM, Jan 18, 2019

(UW Athletics release)

LARAMIE, Wyo. – The University of Wyoming Athletics Department is offering federal employees impacted by the partial federal government shutdown free tickets to enjoy UW home athletic events during the federal government shutdown.

Those federal employees impacted by the partial government shutdown are being offered up to 4 tickets per University of Wyoming home athletic event. To take advantage of the offer, federal employees merely need to show their current valid federal employee I.D. at the time they pick up their tickets at the UW Athletics Ticket Office for men’s and women’s basketball games or at the UniWyo Federal Credit Union Sports Complex ticketing table for home wrestling matches.

Federal employees impacted by the government shutdown may attend as many UW home athletic events as they wish during the federal government shutdown as long as they show their valid federal employee I.D. at each event and personally pick up their tickets at the individual events.

The free ticket offer is valid for as long as the current federal government shutdown continues.

UW Athletics upcoming home events in the month of January are listed below. Other UW home athletic events may be found at

Friday, Jan. 18, 7 p.m., Wrestling vs. Air Force (UniWyo Sports Complex)
Saturday, Jan. 19, 2 p.m., Women’s Basketball vs. New Mexico (Arena-Auditorium)
Wednesday, Jan. 23, 7 p.m., Men’s Basketball vs. San Jose State (Arena-Auditorium)
Saturday, Jan. 26, 1 p.m., Women’s Basketball vs. Boise State (Arena-Auditorium)
Sunday, Jan. 27, 2 p.m., Wrestling vs. West Virginia (UniWyo Sports Complex)
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 7 p.m., Men’s Basketball vs. Fresno State (Arena-Auditorium)