LAS VEGAS -- TCU defeated Wyoming 70-61 in the first round of the Mountain West Conference tournament Wednesday. The Horned Frogs hadn't won since Jan. 12 when they beat the same Cowboys team by 18 in Fort Worth.
Greg Hill led TCU with 18 points on 4 of 5 shooting from the 3-point line Wednesday. Hank Thorns had 16 points and nine assists. J.R. Cadot had 13 points and 13 rebounds and his layup on a fast break gave TCU (11-21) a 10-point lead with three minutes left to play at the Thomas & Mack Center. Wyoming finished at 10-21. Thorns' layup and free throw after a foul stretched the Frogs' lead to 13 with 1:31 remaining.