McClain and Wyoming look for an even sweeter season

They came nine points away from sneaking into the Sweet 16 last March.

Now all the Wyoming Cowboys want is respect.

Eight months after nearly upsetting Arizona in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, the Cowboys are still unranked despite returning four starters.

“It’s obviously disappointing,” Wyoming head coach Steve McClain said. “When you look at some of the teams we played, I was a little disappointed. But we can’t be worried about that right now.”

Wyoming returns seniors Marcus Bailey and Uche Nsonwu-Amadi, who both received postseason honors from the underrated Mountain West Conference last year. Continue reading “McClain and Wyoming look for an even sweeter season”