GALLERY: Safety sends ‘The War’ into a frenzy
LARAMIE -- Chase Appleby pounced on Boise State quarterback Brett Rypien with 1:25 left in the fourth quarter, forcing a fumble out of the back of the end zone for a safety, giving the upstart Cowboys a stunning 30-28 victory over 13th-ranked Boise State Saturday night in Laramie.
Ahh yes, you remember that one.
Check out these shots from 7220sports.com photographer, DJ Johnson, who was on the sidelines of War Memorial Stadium that night capturing all the action.
Josh Allen tossed three touchdowns, Brian Hill rushed for 146 yards and Jacob Hollister hauled in six passes for 144 yards and two touchdowns in the win.
Lucas Wacha, Kevin Prosser and Appleby all finished with a sack. Robert Priester recovered a fumble. Rico Gafford picked off a pass and Cooper Rothe nailed both of his field-goal attempts.
Wyoming won the turnover battle, 2-1, and held onto the ball for 35:40 while racking up 489 yards of total offense.
Want to relive this night at War Memorial Stadium? Check out the university's "Cowboy Capsules" tonight on its official Facebook page at 7 p.m. MST. Appleby, along with defensive end, Josiah Hall, who will forever be remembered for his "safety dance," will both be on the thread tonight reliving memories from that night.
Other "Cowboy Capsules"
* Wednesday, May 6, 7 p.m., 2016 Wyoming Football’s Home Victory over San Diego State
* Wednesday, May 13, 7 p.m., 2007 Cowgirl Basketball’s WNIT Championship Victory over Wisconsin in the Arena-Auditorium
* Wednesday, May 20, 7 p.m., 2002 Wyoming Cowboy Basketball’s Mountain West Championship Clinching Victory over Utah in the Arena-Auditorium