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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 picked fourth in Mountain West preseason football division poll

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN The Gazette

Air Force picked fourth in preseason football poll

A repeat performance is expected out of Air Force this season. The Falcons were picked fourth in their division in the Mountain West preseason poll.

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Air Force football picked fourth in Mountain West preseason poll

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force was picked fourth in the Mountain West’s Mountain Division, as the preseason poll was released Tuesday morning to kickoff the conference’s Media Days in Las Vegas.

The Falcons were picked behind...

Air Force football recruit says knee issue knocked him out of basic training

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force is down another athlete from basic training, this time a football player.

Safety Levi McQuinn announced on Instagram that complications with his “knee and my clearance” caused him to be pulled out...

Wide receiver makes rare Air Force appearance on Biletnikoff Award watch list

By: Brent Briggeman

Here’s a new one: A national award has singled out an Air Force wide receiver for preseason consideration.

Jalen Robinette on Wednesday morning was named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch list, as the Falcons...

Air Force reveals new football uniforms for 2015 season

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force revealed its new-look football jerseys on Monday, showing off a look it says includes a lightweight fabric built for “maximum speed, ventilation and comfort.”

The font of the type on the uniforms...

"All is good" for Mountain West media days despite Las Vegas fire

By: Brent Briggeman

A pool-area fire at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas caused a large cloud of smoke on The Strip, but will not impact next week’s Mountain West Football Media Days at the hotel.

“Didn’t get to towers,” Mountain...

Colorado Springs attorney blazes to Grand Prix 10K victory in record time

By: brent briggeman The Gazette

Ian Burrell prefers not to run in such solitude.

The 30-year-old local attorney and marathon runner enjoyed no company on Saturday morning, breezing to a victory in the Colorado Springs Grand Prix of Running...

List: 3 Air Force-Colorado football connections

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

Air Force and Colorado haven't played football in more than four decades, a series that will be revived in 2020. Though they haven't faced off on the field during that time, they still share a few connections....