More Air Force Academy Articles

  • 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.

  • Rushing numbers for Air Force have fluctuated with level of competition

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    The numbers haven't taken a nosedive, but the rushing statistics for Jacobi Owens and Air Force have definitely trended downward. The sophomore tailback insists it's not the workload, which has seen him carry 21.2 times per game over his first six college games. "It's the running...

  • Mountain West basketball media day comes to Air Force

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    Media day came to Air Force basketball on Thursday, as opposed to the other way around. Rather than having Mountain West coaches use the time and money to gather in one location, men's and women's coaches and two players from each team stayed in-house with the Mountain West Digital...

  • How will rookie-laden Air Force handle Alaska road test?

    By Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    Air Force's freshmen passed their first test last weekend. Now, they face a tougher one when the Falcons travel north to the Brice Alaska Goal Rush tournament in Fairbanks. "Absolutely," AFA coach Frank Serratore said. "It's another test and it will be a tough test. Playing the...

  • Touchdowns needed: Air Force's red-zone performance a major factor

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    Jalen Robinette would like to be a Calvin Johnson-type, catching fades in the end zone and beating defenders for jump balls and touchdowns. But that's just not what Air Force does. "We can always pull that out, but we're all about having possession," said Robinette, Air Force's...

  • Review: Air Force Academy athletics makes some improvements, but morale an issue

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    The Air Force Academy's athletic department got a passing grade in an inspector general's review of programs that followed a player misconduct scandal. The rating of "effective" is essentially a C on the Air Force's grading scale. The program earned accolades for hosting events and...

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