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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Turnovers, penalties thwart Air Force's chances at No. 4 Michigan State


EAST LANSING, Mich. - Connor Cook looked very much like the future NFL gunslinger he's touted to be, but Air Force also did much of the shooting Saturday.

And the Falcons' shots were directed directly at...

Air Force football notes: Falcons don't pass in the first half


No passes in the first half

Air Force's first downfield pass of the game came 6 minutes, 22 seconds into the second half.

It resulted in a 38-yard touchdown pass from Karson Roberts to Jalen...

Subplots to watch during the Air Force vs. Michigan State game

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

Three subplots to keep an eye on during the Air Force vs. Michigan State game.

Air Force Spotlight Player: Jalen Robinette, receiver

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

Through two games, Air Force has largely left its fanciest car sitting in the garage.

Jalen Robinette has just two catches for 38 yards. That’s it. He has no carries, no returns. The teams’ leading returning...

No. 4 Michigan State expects a battle from traditionally scrappy Air Force


EAST LANSING, Mich. - In late August, Michigan State All-America defensive end Shilique Calhoun was asked by television analysts about early preparations for the Sept. 12 tilt with Oregon.

His answer...

Air Force's faith in option to be tested at MSU

By: brent briggeman

Garrett Brown took the fourth play of the game 63 yards for a touchdown on Saturday night.

After that, as 23 minutes ticked off the clock, Air Force had nothing. The next 20 plays netted just 30 yards. The...

Injury to Air Force quarterback doesn't have to be all doom and gloom

By: Brent Briggeman

Nobody associated with the Air Force football program was in any way pleased to hear the news of quarterback Nate Romine’s knee injury.

Romine tore the ACL and MCL in his right knee and is finished for the...