Brent Briggeman

Air Force Academy Sports Reporter

Brent Briggeman has been with the The Gazette since 2006 and began covering Air Force athletics in the fall of 2012. While with The Gazette I've jumped from layout & design to covering the Sky Sox to spending several years overseeing our high school sports coverage. I've written for newspapers at the University of Kansas, St. Joseph, Mo., and Maui. (By the way, one of those things is not like the other)

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Younger Lyons off to a roaring start for Air Force


The comparisons were inevitable, but who could have predicted they would already look so favorable for Trevor Lyons.

For those not familiar with Trevor's older brother, Michael, here's a brief refresher: He...

Air Force players will be watching CSU/New Mexico

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force’s football team arrived safely at home late Friday night/early Saturday morning after defeating Boise State 37-30 on the road.

There are no football activities planned for the Falcons on Saturday,...

Air Force notes: Karson Roberts a pass master

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

Pass master

With 706 passing yards over the past three games, Karson Roberts has put together the most prolific three-game stretch for an Air Force quarterback since Troy Calhoun took over the team in...

Air Force playing for big stakes at Boise State on Friday


BOISE, Idaho - Air Force had tentative plans for Dec. 5. Plans it is more than happy to adjust.

That date was going to be spent rooting for Army against Navy. The Falcons can't win the Commander-in-Chief's...

Coordinator conversation: Air Force's Steve Russ talks defense

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force defensive coordinator Steve Russ talks with The Gazette's Brent Briggeman after a victory over Utah State and in advance of Friday's game at Boise State:

Q: Well, congratulations on Saturday, first...

Coordinator conversation: Air Force's Mike Thiessen talks offense

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force offensive coordinator Mike Thiessen talks with The Gazette's Brent Briggeman after a victory over Utah State and in advance of Friday's game at Boise State:

Q: Was that to call Jalen Robinette's...

Air Force spotlight player: Garrett Griffin, tight end

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

The clearly defined turning point in Air Force’s season came after a loss at Colorado State.

Before then, Air Force was 3-3. Since then, the Falcons are 4-0.

That point in the season also happened to...

Air Force vs. Boise State: By the numbers

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

A look at Air Force's matchup against Boise State on Friday by the numbers.