1. Pistol Pete
Pistol Pete is the cowboy mascot of the Wyoming Cowboys. Throughout the game, fans can see Pistol Pete entertaining the crowd on the sidelines. Keep your eyes peeled for Pistol Pete and his crazy antics.
2. Wild Bunch
Wild Bunch is the name of the student section at Wyoming basketball games. The group gets their name from Butch Cassidy’s gang, and they do an excellent job of getting into the heads of opponents. The Wild Bunch are the wildest fans at any Wyoming basketball game, so join in on their cheers to show your support for the Cowboys.
3. Ragtime Cowboy Joe
Cowboys fans stand and clap when the band perform this song and at the end everyone spells out Cowboys and chants Cowboys! Twice. Come prepared to sing “Ragtime Cowboy Joe” when attending a Wyoming game.
4. UW Athletics Hall of Fame
The new UW Athletics Hall of Fame is part of the recent renovation to Arena-Auditorium and is a must-see for anyone attending a Cowboys basketball game.
5. Border War: Wyoming-Colorado State
The Colorado State Rams are Wyoming’s biggest rivals, so you’ll be in for a treat when attending a matchup between these two schools. The rivalry dates back to 1911 and has produced many incredible moments over the years, including Wyoming’s 81-78 triple overtime victory over the Rams in 1987. Get your tickets when the Rams and Cowboys square off, as there is always a lot at stake when these two square off.
6. Wyoming Band
The Wyoming Band puts on an outstanding show at Cowboys basketball game. The pep band creates a great atmosphere at Cowboys games and help keep the energy high throughout the game, so enjoy the band during your trip to Wyoming.
7. Spirit Squad
The spirit squad keeps everyone’s spirit high with their cheer and dance routines. These talented performers are a big part of the game day experience, so don’t miss their performances during a Wyoming basketball game.
8. Wyoming Store
Those of you looking to grab some Cowboys gear at the game will want to stop by the Wyoming Store. Wyoming Store is home to an incredible range of Cowboys gear, so no matter what you’re looking for you’ll find it here.
9. Wyoming Association of Broadcasting Hall of Fame
Take some time before the game to enjoy the Wyoming Association of Broadcasting Hall of Fame. The hall honors all of the best broadcasters in the state’s history and is a fun exhibit to check out before the game.