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By Robert Gagliardi

Youth is no excuse, but factor in Cowboys' early-season struggles


September 22, 2017

Prior to fall camp, fourth-year University of Wyoming football coach Craig Bohl said he expected a handful of true freshmen to play this season.

Through UW's first three games, that number is 11. Six redshirt freshmen also have played, along with 17 sophomores.

Three true freshmen and 11 sophomores have started games, and that will go up to 12 as sophomore Gavin Rush will start at left guard in place of injured senior Ryan Cummings (concussion) against Hawaii on Saturday night. Rush started all 14 games at left guard last season.

The point to all this: UW is a young football team. Is it an...

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