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  • Mueh's retirement plans unchanged despite comment suggesting otherwise

    By Brent Briggeman brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    Hans Mueh's retirement plans remain the same, with the Air Force athletic director intending to leave his post at the conclusion of his contract after this school year. "I think this may be my last Board of Visitors meeting," Mueh said Monday as he finished his remarks at the...

  • Air Force secondary puts primary focus on film study to identify, fix problems

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    The on-field results for the Air Force pass defense looked all too familiar in the most recent game, but the Falcons insist there are enough off-the-field differences to make the situation correctible. Air Force was torched for 414 passing yards in a 48-38 victory at Georgia State,...

  • Air Force picked to contend in Atlantic Hockey

    By Joe paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 24, 2014

    Once again, Air Force will contend in the Atlantic Hockey Association with the Falcons picked third behind two programs building off strong performances last season. Defending regular-season champion Mercyhurst was picked first with six out of a possible 11 first-place votes in the...

  • Slowing Boise State running back Jay Ajayi no small task for Air Force

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 24, 2014

    It doesn't really matter the sport, but Air Force is often at a loss for how to stop a player who is quicker and more physical than you might typically find at a key position. It's a constant problem in basketball, where physical, quick forwards can single-handedly rip a game away...

  • Odd press conference kicks off Boise State week for Air Force

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 24, 2014

    Something about playing Boise State seems to have left Air Force football coach Troy Calhoun feeling feisty. Calhoun began his weekly press conference by squeezing into, then struggling to squeeze out of, a formal top to a cadet uniform he found in an adjacent room. "The last time...

  • Three things to watch for Air Force hockey this season

    Published: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    Here are three big questions for Air Force hockey as it prepares for the 2014-15 season. Will the top line pick up where they left off? 1 Expect the Air Force Falcons to get plenty of love when the Atlantic Hockey Association's coaches preseason poll is announced on Wednesday. Why? A...

  • Three things to watch for AFA hockey

    Joe Paisley
    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    Here are three big questions for Air Force hockey as it prepares for the 2014-15 season. Will the top line pick up where they left off? Expect the Air Force Falcons to get plenty of love when the Atlantic Hockey Association’s coaches preseason poll is announced on Wednesday. Why? A...

  • Air Force tight end Nate Dreslinski worked behind the scenes to bring kid to Falcons Stadium

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    important detail about Nate Dreslinski's efforts to bring a Michigan boy stricken with muscular dystrophy to Falcons Stadium to see Notre Dame last year is that nobody at Air Force outside the locker room knew about it. This was, in fact, so far from a publicity stunt that Air...

  • Falcons hockey focuses on preparing freshmen for new season

    By Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    Preparing for a new hockey season never gets old, even for a player during his fifth first week of practice. "It doesn't make it any less exciting," Air Force (medical redshirt) senior captain George Michalke said before Tuesday's on-ice session. "Everyone is excited to get things...

  • Air Force football focuses on bye week rest, then Boise State

    by BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Sep 14, 2014

    Air Force has a week to assess its start to the season and get healthy. With Boise State looming in two weeks, this open week in the schedule comes at a perfect time. "I don't think there's ever a bad time for an off week," receiver Garrett Brown said. "Rest is always good." The...

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