Archive | August, 2012

Wyoming vs Texas Preview

Year four of the Dave Christensen era at Wyoming opens with a road game versus #15 Texas in Austin. The Cowboys and Longhorns have played each other twice in the past 3 seasons and the Pokes held the lead late in the second quarter when hosting the Big 12 power but did lose both games. How will […]

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Know The Foe: Texas

  Nickname: Longhorns Colors: Burnt Orange and White Location: Austin, Texas Stadium: Darrell K Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium (100,119) Enrollment: 51,112 Conference: Big 12 Coach: Mack Brown ( 29th year, 227-113-1) Offense: Pro Style Defense: 4-3 Record:  8-5 (2011)  Last Game: 21-10 win vs Cal Series: Texas leads 4-0     ——————————————————————————— Returning 2011 Leaders Passing- Case McCoy: 1,034 Yards, 7 TD, 4 […]

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Projected 2012 Mountain West Standings

It is game week folks! The 2012-1013 college football season kicks-off in a matter of days and it is time to gaze into the crystal ball and roll out my 2012 Mountain West football predictions. This season the conference can be viewed in three tiers. Tier one is the title contenders consisting of Boise State, Fresno State […]

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Record Book Look: Brett Smith

  Today is part two of WyoNation’s look at Cowboy football players who could do some damage to the Wyoming record book this season. Earlier, WR Chris McNeill was the focus and today we move on to the 2011 Mountain West freshman of the year Brett Smith.   Brett Smith The sophomore out of Salem, Oregon was better […]

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Record Book Look: Chris McNeill

With a new season kicking off next week, WyoNation will take a look at Cowboys who could do some damage to the Wyoming football record book. First up is WR Chris McNeill.   Chris McNeill The senior from SimiValley, CA has 87 receptions for 878 yards and 7 touchdowns in his career so far. Those numbers […]

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Run Brett Run?

New Casper Star Wyoming Cowboys beat writer Ben Frederickson had a bit of interesting information this weekend: Brett Smith said his coaches are trusting him to run more. Seeing it today. Has tucked and taken off as much as he’s thrown. #gowyo — Ben Frederickson (@Ben_Fred) August 11, 2012 Brett Smith is a talented duel […]

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Wyoming Football By Class

Today is media day in Laramie which means fall camp is in full swing and the football season is just a few weeks away. Camp has gone well so far despite two off the field injuries that may keep both OL Daniel Fleischman and K Daniel Sullivan out of uniform for this entire season. The […]

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