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)

More Articles by: Brent Briggeman

What do you think is the greatest regular-season record in sports?

By: The Gazette

The Warriors are in pursuit of the Bulls NBA-record 72-10 regular season mark. Is that the greatest regular-season record in sports? What do you think is the most impressive record? Let us know on...

Huge Utah State run wipes out Air Force


LOGAN, Utah - The bottom dropped out from this one, and Air Force had nothing to grab to stop the free fall.

The Falcons saw a five-point lead with 7 minutes left in the first half disappear and generally...

Utah State's venue unique for basketball


Utah State's unique venue

With a highly organized, large student section and talent show-style musical acts at halftime, Utah State owns an atmosphere that stands out in the Mountain West for being...

Air Force men's basketball faces quick turnaround with trip to Utah State


Air Force's basketball team left for Logan, Utah, just 50 hours after a blowout loss to Nevada ended.

And there were no complaints about the short prep time for a road game at Utah State on Tuesday, as this...

Mountain West hoops notebook: Travel issues greet Air Force

By: Brent Briggeman

Notes from basketball writers around the Mountain West...



Air Force just can’t catch a break right now. Even when it comes to travel.

The Falcons dropped two games by a...

Air Force connection to football title game between Alabama, Clemson


Monday's College Football Playoff championship has a strong family connection to the Air Force Academy.

Alabama starting quarterback Jake Coker is the younger brother of an academy grad (Capt. Patrick Brian,...

Nevada delivers puzzlingly lopsided blow to Air Force


The outcome of this game wasn't in question after just a few minutes, but it was the kind of blowout so thorough that it put the remainder of Air Force's season into question.

The Falcons fell behind Nevada...

Air Force basketball notes: Another strong finish for Trevor Lyons


Air Force guard Trevor Lyons scored 13 of his team-high 19 points in the second half Saturday, continuing a trend through the first three Mountain West games.

Lyons has scored 55 points in those three games,...