Talich Family Legacy Continues with Another UW Signing
Written by Cole Havens on March 25, 2022
And just like that another Talich is off to Laramie to be a part of the Wyoming Cowboys.
On Wednesday, Nathaniel Talich, of Cheyenne Central committed to the University of Wyoming to play basketball.
Talich officially made the announcement on Twitter:
I want to thank my family, friends, and coaches for pushing me to chase my dreams. I want to thank @jefflinder @shaun_vandiver and the rest of the @wyo_mbb staff for giving me a chance to play for the cowboys. I’ll be committing to the UW Cowboys!#Gopokes pic.twitter.com/eDOYicS3UX
— Nathanial Talich (@TalichNathanial) March 23, 2022
Talich is the cousin of Cody’s Nic and Luke Talich. Nic graduated from Cody in 2021 while Luke is currently a junior at CHS.
Nathaniel will follow in the footsteps of many greats before him.
He joins his cousin Nic, who committed to Wyoming for Football a year ago, his dad Cory and uncle Jim (Cody Football Defensive Coordinator) who both played for the Cowboy football program in the 90’s.
His uncle Brad was a graduate assistant for the Cowboy Football team in the late 90’s and coached football in Vegas for many years.
Talich is listed at 6-feet, 4-inches and led Class 4A in scoring this season dropping in 23.3 points per game. He dished out 3.9 assists (4th in 4A) grabbed 8.5 rebounds (5th in 4A) and had 2.6 steals (3rd in 4A).
Talich was the anchor for the Cheyenne Central basketball team that won the 2021 Class 4A State Title.
Talich sat down for an interview with Nick Kuzma of Wyoming News Now in Cheyenne and that video can be viewed below: