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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Air Force players seizing the chance to regroup with a bye week


Air Force didn't practice Tuesday. There are no classes Thursday and Friday.

There will still be other practices this week, and the days away from school will be replaced by special training, but this year's...

No complaints from Air Force regarding chop block calls, and no concerns moving forward


Air Force offensive line coach Clay Hendrix had no issues with the three chop block calls against his team Saturday and doesn't believe it will be a concern moving forward.

The Falcons, who routinely utilize...

Air Force flags leave Michigan State quarterback respectful, but shaking his head


EAST LANSING, MICH. - There were three chop blocks, two roughing-the-passer calls, an illegal hands to the face and a late hit.

The personal fouls flags kept flying against Air Force on Saturday, leaving at...

Air Force players frustrated, but supporters encouraged after loss at No. 4 Michigan State


EAST LANSING, Mich. - Air Force players left No. 4 Michigan State frustrated and in no mood for reflection.

And even if they were pleased with aspects of their effort against the Spartans, they likely would...

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...