Pokes to Play Stanford in Hawai’i Holiday Basketball Classic

It’ll be an exciting opening-round game for the Cowboy basketball team at the Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu during the Holidays.  It was announced Thursday that the Pokes will play Stanford in the first round of the Classic on Dec. 22, at the SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center.  Wyoming will be matched up with either Liberty or Northern Iowa in the second round.  BYU, South Florida, Vanderbilt, and Hawai’i, also are in the tournament which runs through Dec. 25.  Stanford and Wyoming have not met on a basketball floor since Dec. 4, 1980.