Air Force Academy Sports | Colorado Springs Gazette

Air Force Academy Sports Headlines view all

  • Air Force's hot shooting leads to rout of Western State

    Kamryn Williams scored 15 of his season-high 17 points in the first half, and the Falcons shot 71 percent from 3-point range in a 90-60 win over Western State at Clune Arena. Air Force (3-1) was 15 for 21 from beyond the arc and connected on 67 percent of its shots from the field. "It was exciting," said Williams, who missed the Falcons'...

  • No. 10 Denver rolls mistake-prone Air Force

    DENVER - Too many penalties and top-notch performances from a top-10 team's stars proved to be too much for Air Force against Denver on Friday night. Quentin Shore had a hat trick and an assist, and Joe LaLeggia had three assists to lead No. 10 Denver to a 7-0 thrashing of Air Force at Magness Arena. The Falcons (3-7-2) committed eight...

  • San Diego State overpowers Air Force, ends Falcons' title hopes

    SAN DIEGO – Air Force struggled to run the ball and it gave up 502 yards of offense to San Diego State Despite a brief comeback, an impressive stretch of red-zone defense and another big play from Weston Steelhammer, those aforementioned deficiencies proved fatal in a 30-14 loss at Qualcomm Stadium on Friday night. Donnel Pumphrey, touted...

  • Air Force football notes: Early woes strike again on the road

    Early woes strike Falcons again on the road When San Diego State scored first on Friday night, it marked the fourth consecutive road game that Air Force found itself on the wrong side of the game's first points. The Aztecs scored a touchdown on their first possession - the third straight Mountain West road foe to do that against the Falcons -...

  • Davern returns home with a new position, same toughness

    The last time Shayne Davern played football in the San Diego area, he was a linebacker. When the Carlsbad, Calif., native returns Friday, it will be as an integral part of the Air Force running game. "I've had some friends come out to see me, and my dad and uncle have were just out for the Nevada game," Davern said. "But the last time most...

  • Air Force player spotlight: Quarterback Nate Romine

    It was against San Diego State last season that Nate Romine, just four months removed from high school graduation and still a bit fatigued from basic training, saw his first prolonged game action in a relief appearance. He made his first start the following week against Notre Dame and was the quarterback the rest of the way, starting the...

  • Air Force vs. San Diego State: By the numbers

    A look at Friday's matchup between Air Force and San Diego State by the numbers.

  • Air Force’s 1,000-yard running back out for rest of the season

    Jacobi Owens announced on Instagram that he will miss the rest of the season with a right foot injury. The Air Force running back finishes the season with 1,054 rushing yards, the first sophomore tailback to reach the 1,000 yards in program history. He will have surgery Friday to repair the Lisfranc fracture, which he described as a tear of...

  • 3 subplots in Friday night's Air Force-San Diego State game

    Here are three keys when Air Force visits San Diego State in a 7:30 p.m. Friday Mountain West Conference game: 1 - Can Pumphrey get to the edge? Air Force has pretty well established that it can handle anything defensively within the tackles. It’s on the outside that it is vulnerable, and that’s where speedy running back Donnel Pumphrey...

  • Ramsey: Air Force basketball struggles with early questions

    College basketball games in November are tough to decipher. Are we watching a version of a team that will vastly improve as players gain confidence and a better understanding of each other? Or are we watching an early version of the truth - maybe dark, maybe bright - about a team? Air Force's basketball team is hoping it's the former. For...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement