• Pokes Open Season on November 6
By Nick Seeman, UW Mens Basketball
LARAMIE, Wyo. (Sept. 20,2023) – The University of Wyoming announced the 2023-24 basketball schedule on Wednesday morning. The 31-game regular season schedule features 14 home contests inside the Arena-Auditorium with seven of those contests played on a Saturday.
Mountain West national television partners CBS Sports and FOX Sports are now in a selection procedure, which will include the shifting of games from their current dates. Additional announcements on television selections will be made soon along with game times.
Season tickets are currently available for Cowboy Basketball. Fans may order tickets online, via email or by phone at:
•Go to GoWyo.com/tickets
•Call (307) 766-7220
•Stop by the UW Athletics Ticket Office on the West Side of the Arena-Auditorium on the corner of Willett Drive and 19th Street.
The Cowboys will host Metro State in an exhibition contest in the Arena-Auditorium on October 27 before hosting Northern New Mexico in the season opener on November 6. The Pokes will then host Cal Poly on November 11.
Wyoming will head to the Myrtle Beach Invitational from November 16-19 and open play on November 16 against Saint Louis. Wyoming will then face College of Charleston or Vermont and close the tournament on November 19.
Wyoming will play a pair of road contests heading to Big 12 foe Texas on November 26 and then head to Portland on December 1. Wyoming will then play three-straight home games hosting South Dakota School of Mines on December 5. The Pokes will play Saturday contests against Stephen F. Austin on December 9 and Weber State on December 16.
UW will head to the Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational on December 21-22. UW faces South Dakota State in the opener and either Norfolk State or host UTEP on December 22. The Pokes close out non-conference play with a trip to BYU on December 30.
Wyoming opens Mountain West play at home on January 2 hosting San Jose State. Wyoming will face off against Fresno State (January 13), Nevada (January 20) and a Border War date with Colorado State on January 27 in home contests in the month of January. The Pokes play at New Mexico, Utah State, San Diego State and Air Force in January.
In the month of February, the Pokes face New Mexico (February 6), Utah State (February 13), Boise State (February 23) and UNLV (February 27) in home contests. The Pokes will play on the road during the month at UNLV, San Jose State and Nevada.
Wyoming closes the season in March with a trip to Colorado State on March 2. The Pokes will host Air Force in the home finale on March 5 and close out the regular season at Fresno State on March 9.
The MW Championship will once again be held at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas from March 13-16.