More Air Force Academy Articles

  • Air Force Academy to remain silent on athletic department issues

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Updated: 15 hr ago

    The Air Force Academy says leaders have said all they can about a review of the school's athletic department that came after a player misconduct scandal. A spokesman, Lt. Col. Brus Vidal, says Air Force regulations mandate that the review, called an "inspection" in the service's...

  • Air Force outscores New Mexico behind fullbacks, passing game and late defense

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    Jalen Robinette reached up over his head at about the 15-yard line and hauled in a pass in stride. From there, he just played by feel. He shrugged off an attempted tackle when a cornerback tried to grab his shoulders, he then stopped on a dime, sending another defensive back flying...

  • Ramsey: Air Force could make noise in less-than-mighty Mountain West

    By David Ramsey, The Gazette -
    Updated: Mon, Oct 20, 2014

    The Mountain West is stumbling through a down football year. Meanwhile, Air Force celebrates a rise, partially because the Falcons could only climb after a horrific 2013 season. This football revival has weight. The Falcons are hungry and surprisingly versatile on offense. Suddenly,...

  • Fullbacks finally in the middle of the action for Air Force

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    Fullback Shayne Davern ran for 8 yards on Air Force's first play Saturday. He ran for 3 more on the second play, giving the Falcons a first down and quickly revealing a key component of the game plan: This was going to be the week that Air Force involved its fullbacks. "We...

  • Pearson's TD toss helps Air Force beat Lobos

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    A gut-check call from the coaching staff, two big plays in the passing game and yet another touchdown run from D.J. Johnson has propelled Air Force into a 35-28 lead against New Mexico heading into the fourth quarter. The Falcons, who have trailed 7-0, 21-14 and 28-14 finally moved...

  • Air Force's upset bid falters late at No. 19 Alaska-Fairbanks

    Joe Paisley
    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    Host Alaska-Fairbanks scored twice down the stretch in the third period, including the game-winner with 2:25 remaining, to rally past Air Force in a 4-3 victory Friday night (early Saturday Mountain time). Nanooks captain Colton Parayko ripped a slap shot from the top of the slot to...

  • Air Force over the top in praise for New Mexico

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Troy Calhoun did more than talk about New Mexico this week, he painted verbal pictures. And they were glowing. In talking about the Lobos offensive line and quarterback, he compared it to recruiting in North Florida in May. "After three or four days you look at the front of your...

  • Air Force spotlight player: Jalen Robinette

    By name newspaper -
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Jalen Robinette sat down for a midweek chat with the media for the first time Tuesday. Except for immediately after games, freshmen are held off limits to media and sophomores were made available starting this week. The reasoning given is that the academy doesn't want to add to the...

  • Three subplots to watch when Air Force plays New Mexico

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    Three subplots to keep an eye on when Air Force faces New Mexico.

  • Air Force vs. New Mexico: By the numbers

    Brent Briggeman, The Gazette
    Updated: Fri, Oct 17, 2014

    A look at the Air Force vs. New Mexico game by the numbers.

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