GREELEY, Colo. -- Derrious Gilmore scored 24 points to lead Wyoming to a 69-60 win over Northern Colorado on Wednesday night.
Gilmore was 4 of 9 from the field and made 13 of 14 free throws. Leonard Washington finished with 10 points and 13 rebounds. Derek Cooke Jr had 12 points for Wyoming (5-0).
Northern Colorado (1-2) led 26-23 at halftime, in a game with four lead changes. Wyoming took the lead for good at 11:13 in the second when Gilmore connected on a 3-point shot, putting the Cowboys up 40-39.
Wyoming shot 35.7 percent from the field in the first half, 50 percent in the second.
Wyoming holds a 53-19 advantage in the series.
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