LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- Justin Williams' 15 points, 15 rebounds and
seven blocked shots helped lift Wyoming to a 75-69 win over SMU
The Mustangs went on a 10-2 run that pulled them within 73-69
with 16 seconds left, but Wyoming (6-4) held on with strong
free-throw shooting down the stretch. The Cowboys shot better than
76 percent from the line, making 13 of their last 16 attempts.
SMU (5-4) made only six of 16 free-throw attempts in the game,
for 37.5 percent.
Chris Anderson's 3-point play with 16:02 left gave the Cowboys
their first double-digit lead of the game, putting them up 45-35.
Bryan Hopkins scored seven straight points as the Mustangs
answered with a 14-6 run that pulled them within 51-49 with 10:32
to go, but that was the closest they would get.
Neither team led by more than five points in the first half
until Brad Jones' shot at the buzzer finished off a 7-0 Wyoming run
that made it 36-29 at halftime.
Ewing scored eight points in the first six minutes as the
Cowboys outscored the Mustangs 10-5 to start the game. After that,
the lead changed six times before Wyoming made its final run of the