Men's Basketball


Denver opens four-game homestand with Wyoming

Nov. 28, 2017






Wednesday, November 29, 2017 | 7 p.m. MT
Magness Arena (Denver, Colo.)

Altitude 2 (Todd Romero & Greg Lackey)   N/A
ESPN 1600 AM (Tyler Maun)   Live Stats

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About Denver
• The Pioneers are averaging 70.7 points per game in 2017-18, seventh in the Summit League.
• Denver is shooting 44.6 percent from the field, which ranks fourth in the Summit League.
• The Pioneers are limiting their foes to 40.6 percent shooting this year, third lowest in the Summit League.
• Denver knocks down 6.5 3s a game this season, eighth in the Summit League.
• The Pioneers are connecting from beyond the arc at a 35.8 percent clip, good for sixth in the Summit League.
• DU is outrebounding its opponents by 7.2 a game, fifth in the Summit League.
• Denver is handing out 13.0 assists per game in 2017-18.
Daniel Amigo and Joe Rosga lead the team in scoring, putting up 16.8 points a night for DU, that also ranks tied for fourth in the Summit League.
• Amigo also is averaging a team-high 8.0 rebounds on the season, third in the Summit League.
• Amigo ranks second in the Summit League in field-goal percentage at 53.2 percent.
Elvin Rodriguez is the team's third leading scorer, putting up 11.3 points a game.

About Wyoming
• The Cowboys are currently 5-1 on the season.
• Wyoming is averaging 72.0 points per contest in 2017-18, eighth in the Mountain West.
• Wyo gives up 67.5 points a night, good for fourth lowest in the Mountain West.
• The Cowboys are knocking down 43.3 percent of their shots this season, which ranks ninth in the Mountain West.
• Wyoming has been good at holding teams to tough shots, as foes are just shooting 39.9 percent against them this year, fourth in the Mountain West.
• Wyo is averaging 13.0 assists per game.
• The Cowboys are making 8.8 3s a game in 2017-18, good for fourth in the Mountain West.
• Hayden Dalton is the team's leading scorer, putting up 17.2 points a night, fifth highest in the Mountain West.
• Dalton is also the team's leading rebounder, pulling down 6.8 a night, tied for ninth in the Mountain West.
• Alan Herndon tops the Mountain West in blocked shots, sending 2.7 a game, also good for 23rd in the NCAA.

The Long Ranger
• DU has at least one 3-pointer in 351 straight games, dating back to Feb. 2, 2006.

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