Air Force athletic director Jim Knowlton attempts to explain late football starts to fans


Jim Knowlton wants Air Force fans to understand that a late night Saturday is not his doing.

The Falcons athletic director even sent a letter to fans Monday to convey that very message - that he doesn't like...

Air Force establishes net presence with forwards in hockey win over University of Calgary


Some seeds for the Air Force's hoped-for success this season were sown Monday night during a 5-0 exhibition victory over Calgary.

The Falcons established a strong net presence by their forwards, resulting in...

Air Force regroups after Navy, looks ahead to Wyoming

By: brent briggeman

The two-game gantlet is finished. The season is not.

Air Force emerged from a pair of road games at undefeated Michigan State and Navy with little to show other than a long list of injuries and questions...

Ramsey: Air Force has its own version of Demaryius Thomas, but he's an invisible man

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Free Jalen Robinette.

One of the most talented receivers in Air Force football history is in danger of becoming The Invisible Man.

Robinette is, in so many ways, the Falcons' version...

Air Force Academy superintendent Michelle Johnson: All of our cadets go pro

By: Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson, U.S. Air Force Academy

I love sports - the competition, the teamwork, the athleticism. Our twin boys even humor me when I'm not traveling, and we go shoot hoops, throw the ball, or even see who can do the most flips and twists on the...

Military Update: Conferees shape leaner budget for pay, benefits

By: Tom Philpott Military Update

Military members and families have little to cheer from compromises House and Senate conferees have reached as they finalized details of key personnel provisions in the fiscal 2016 defense authorization...

Air Force Academy superintendent looks back on her first two years on the job


In her first days on the job at the Air Force Academy, Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson found herself justifying the school's existence amid a Pentagon budget crunch and a looming government shutdown.

Two years...

Air Force Academy's Polaris Hall set for November opening


The most iconic structure built on the Air Force Academy since the Cadet Chapel will open next month.

Polaris Hall, home to the school's Center for Character and Leadership Development is topped by a 105-foot...