larry shyatt http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Recruits Freshman Shooting Guard http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-recruits-freshman-shooting-guard <p></p><p>A Swedish shooting guard will join the Wyoming Cowboys basketball team next season.&nbsp; Alex Aka Gorski was given a scholarship by Wyoming. He's expected to provide an offensive boost to the team right away.&nbsp; Head Coach Larry Shyatt calls him the kind of deep shooter that UW needs in order to compete in the Mountain West Conference.</p><p>“He’s mature, he left home as a 9th grader and went to Stockholm to play at the highest level in his country," Shyatt says. "He’s been extremely well coached, he knows how to play off the dribble as well as within the game.”</p> Sat, 03 May 2014 00:42:05 +0000 Bob Beck 57759 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Recruits Freshman Shooting Guard Basketball teams face Nevada http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/basketball-teams-face-nevada <p>Both the Wyoming men’s and women’s basketball teams open conference play this weekend.&nbsp; The Cowboys face Nevada on the road, while the Cowgirls host the Wolfpack in Laramie.</p><p></p><p>The Cowboys have yet to win a road game, and to win in Reno, the Pokes will have to shut down Nevada’s Deonte Burton, who is averaging 22 points a game.&nbsp;</p><p>Wyoming Coach Larry Shyatt (SHY-at) says the entire team can score…</p> Sat, 04 Jan 2014 00:17:31 +0000 Bob Beck 52173 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Basketball teams face Nevada Shyatt is impressed with Wyoming's focus http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/shyatt-impressed-wyomings-focus <p>Wyoming Cowboys basketball Coach Larry Shyatt says he is thrilled with the way his team has remained focused throughout its 13 game winning streak.&nbsp; Despite the fact that Wyoming is unbeaten, it has failed to crack the national rankings.&nbsp; Shyatt said the players have not let that distract them.</p><p>“And I think they have been really, really good at being at what I called it earlier laser focused on what’s important now.&nbsp; They seem to repeat the saying that we’ve had around here that happy is for March.”</p> Sat, 05 Jan 2013 00:09:51 +0000 Bob Beck 34862 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Shyatt is impressed with Wyoming's focus