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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 vs. Morgan State: By the numbers

By: Brent Briggeman, The Gazette

By the numbers

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Combined punts and field goal attempts for players on Air Force’s roster, the lone kick coming on Drew Oehrle’s missed 35-yard field goal in the 2014 season opener. The Falcons will...

Subplots we'll watch in Air Force's season opener

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Subplots to keep an eye on when Air Force hosts Morgan State on Saturday.

Air Force spotlight player: Samuel Byers, junior defensive end

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Samuel Byers didn't feel the need to hide the truth. His first start for Air Force is going to come with some nerves.

Air Force football medical staff gains eyes in the press box

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Football coaches have long enjoyed the benefit of assistants perched in the press box providing a more comprehensive view of the action than what is available to those on the sidelines.

Air Force is going to...

Falcons' aggressive defense could play into Morgan State's hands

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Air Force's defense changed its fortunes last season by turning loose its aggression.

Now, after waiting through 15 spring practices and six weeks of fall camp, the Falcons' defenders can't wait to unleash...

Calhoun asks Air Force fans for help in renovating stadium

By: Brent Briggeman

Troy Calhoun is using social media to help with the push for renovations to Falcon Stadium.

Calhoun tweeted a message to his 2,557 Twitter followers on Wednesday morning, asking them to “Help our cadets and...

Mountain West football notebook: Week 1

Writers from cities around the Mountain West share news and notes about the teams they cover in advance of this week's start of the season.

 

MOUNTAIN DIVISION

AIR FORCE

It didn’t...

Depth chart for season opener contains surprise at tailback for Air Force

By: Brent Briggeman

Air Force released its depth chart for Saturday’s season opener on Tuesday afternoon, and it contains few surprises with the exception of one glaring omission.

Sophomore tailback Jacobi Owens, who has missed...