Air Force hopes to leave woes on the road as it prepares for CSU in men's hoops

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Air Force basketball players and coaches who weren't making frequent trips to the bathroom Friday night while fighting an apparent bout of food poisoning were kept awake by the sounds of drilling late into the...

Air Force Academy: Another delay in opening of school's Polaris Hall

By: tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com

Already a year behind schedule, the Air Force Academy's Polaris Hall won't open until at least mid-March after a broken pipe soaked floors and fixtures inside the structure that will house the school's Center for...

Air Force women's basketball still seeking elusive first victory

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

First-year coach Chris Gobrecht has reached a point where she's concerned about her Air Force women's basketball team making headlines for the wrong reasons.

"We don't want to become the national story of...

Colorado Springs group trying to get ahead of looming military base closures

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

The next round of base closures is at least two years away, but local military boosters are ramping up efforts to protect local installations and move more troops to town.

The push has its origins in the...

Air Force Academy's parachuting team continues dominant ways, sets national record

By: tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com

The Air Force Academy's parachuting team may be too successful - after 13 straight national collegiate championships, the body that issued the honor stopped giving it out.

The academy had to settle for 26...

Air Force ties host Army in hockey

By: News services

WEST POINT, N.Y. - Air Force and Army skated to a 1-1 tie in an Atlantic Hockey Conference game Saturday at Tate Rink. Air Force took three points in the series as the Falcons won 1-0 Friday. Air Force extended its...

UNLV, Air Force take opposite approaches to fighting basketball struggles

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

LAS VEGAS - A pair of teams fighting to save their seasons meet on Saturday, and the manner in which they're approaching that fight might go a long way in determining the outcome.

UNLV seems to be in full...

Air Force hockey rebuild plan on track as Falcons travel to rival Army

By: JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com

Things are right on track with the Air Force hockey rebuild, as evidenced by a balanced offensive attack and the team's first Atlantic Hockey Conference sweep this past weekend.

"It's great for us because it...