Shauna Murphy is playing her final regular-season home game Saturday.
March 2, 2007
Game #29 - Utah (17-11, 10-5 MWC) vs. Wyoming (19-8, 10-5 MWC)
3 p.m. MST - Saturday, March 3
Jon M. Huntsman Center
Salt Lake City
Audio Stream/Video Stream/Live Stats: www.UtahUtes.com
Utah Hosts Wyoming Saturday on Senior Day
The University of Utah women's basketball team faces Wyoming Saturday afternoon in the final regular-season contest for both squads. The Utes and Cowgirls are both part of a four-way tie for second place in the Mountain West Conference.
Utah enters the game with an overall record of 17-10 and a 10-5 mark in Mountain West Conference play. The Utes are coming off a 59-55 loss at BYU Wednesday.
Wyoming comes into the contest with a 19-8 overall record. The Cowgirls are 10-5 in conference action. Wyoming has won three straight.
Utah Fast Breaks
Utah has tied or out-rebounded its opponents in 22 of 28 games this season.
Utah holds an average rebound margin of +6.2 per game, which ranks No. 1 in the MWC and No. 19 in the nation.
Utah is 11-1 this season when scoring 66 points or more. The Utes' 70-point effort against UNLV on Feb. 15 was their highest scoring output in the last 10 games.
The Utes are 6-0 when holding opponents below 50 points.
The Utes have been the best free-throw shooting team since conference play began, converting at a rate of .815 from the charity stripe.
Utah has turned the ball over less than its opponent just seven times this season.