Hendricks lifts Wyoming over Nebraska Wesleyan 82-68


LARAMIE, Wyo. | Jake Hendricks had a season-high 21 points as Wyoming defeated Nebraska Wesleyan 82-68 on Saturday.

Wyoming’s Kenny Foster. (Photo via University of Wyoming Athletics)

Hunter Maldonado had 19 points and seven assists for Wyoming (5-9), which snapped its four-game home losing streak. A.J. Banks added 12 points. Kenny Foster — a graduate of Aurora’s Smoky Hill High School — had 11 points and eight rebounds for the home team.

Wyoming totaled 41 points in the first half, a season best for the team.

Nate Schimonitz had 22 points for the Prairie Wolves. Nate Bahe added 12 points. Cordell Gillingham had 11 points.

Wyoming faces Boise State on the road on Wednesday.