Air Force Rumors & News

  • Colorado State 87, Air Force 73

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard John Gillon had 22 points and eight assists on Saturday as Colorado State downed Air Force 87-73 win in its final home game of the regular season at Fort Collins, Colo. Senior guard Antwan Scott, playing his final game, finished with 15 points while fellow senior guard Joe De..." March 05

  • Utah State 78, Air Force 65

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Jalen Moore and senior guard Chris Smith both had big games to lead Utah State to a 78-65 victory over Air Force on Tuesday night at Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. Moore and Smith scored 23 points apiece for Utah State (15-13, 7-10 Mountain West Conference). Sophomore..." March 01

  • Fresno State 64, Air Force 63

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Marvelle Harris helped Fresno State storm back for a 64-63 victory over Air Force on Wednesday night at Save Mart Center in Fresno, Calif., sinking two free throws with four seconds remaining. Harris had 20 points, five assists and four steals for Fresno State (19-9, 10-5..." February 25

  • Air Force 76, New Mexico 72

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Jacob Van scored 22 points, helping the Air Force rally past New Mexico for a 76-72 Mountain West Conference win Saturday at Clune Arena in Fort Collins, Colo. Air Force won despite a 32-point performance from New Mexico star guard Elijah Brown. The Falcons (14-14, 5-10 MWC)..." February 20

  • Air Force 79, UNLV 74

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Jacob Van scored 17 of his career-high 21 points in the second half to help Air Force upset UNLV 79-74,in Mountain West play Tuesday night at Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. Junior guard Zach Kocur scored 19 points, including two free throws with 19.7 seconds left to..." February 17

  • San Diego State 70, Air Force 61

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Trey Kell scored 16 points to lead San Diego State to a 70-61 victory over Air Force on Saturday night in a Mountain West Conference at Viejas Arena in San Diego. Sophomore forward Malik Pope had 13 points and eight rebounds for San Diego State (19-7, 12-1 Mountain West),..." February 14

  • Air Force loses key basketball recruit one week into basic training

    The Gazette "The 6-foot-8 Thibodeaux was one of just three recruited direct-enter freshmen for the Falcons, joining Las Vegas native Malik Abbott and Air Academy graduate David Louthan. There was also at least one walk-on in that group. Thibodeaux had been the first of the group to commit, signing with Air..." July 06

  • Air Force’s Matt Mooney, Colorado State’s J.J. Avila suspended one game apiece for fight

    Coloradoan "CSU men's basketball player J.J. Avila was suspended for one game Sunday by the Mountain West for his role in a fight Saturday during a win at Air Force. Avila was "assessed the penalty for abuse of an opponent, as well as actions which either provoked conflict or involved retaliation," the..." January 12

  • Colorado State-Air Force fight leads to ejection, three technical fouls

    CBS Sports "High tensions exploded into a fight when Colorado State and Air Force met Saturday, leading to the ejection of one player and technical fouls for three more. Colorado State big man J.J. Avila got tangled up with Air Force guard Zach Kocur going for a rebound, then ended up on the floor with..." January 11

  • MRI reveals torn Achilles for Air Force forward, ending his career

    The Gazette "Kamryn Williams’ story is often cited by Air Force coaches as the perfect example of what a cadet-athlete can be. They just didn’t anticipate the athlete part of that story coming to a close so early. Williams learned after an MRI Tuesday that the injury to his left Achilles’ tendon is, as..." January 07

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Coggins, Parker both leaving Air Force basketball program

    The Gazette "Tre’ Coggins is leaving the Air Force basketball team. And he’s not alone. The sophomore point guard and leading scorer informed coach Dave Pilipovich that he will seek a transfer rather than return for his junior season, which would automatically trigger a commitment to graduate and serve..." May 02

  • New Mexico 80, Air Force 52

    ProSportsDaily "Cameron Bairstow scored a game-high 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds as the Lobos downed the visiting Falcons to move one step closer to capturing the Mountain West title. Kendall Williams added 13 points and three assists for New Mexico (24-5, 15-2), which has won six straight contests and..." March 06

  • DeLovell Earls playing starter's minutes in a reserve role

    The Gazette "DeLovell Earls made it clear when he returned from a leg injury that he desperately wanted to return to the starting spot he earned last season. That hasn't happened, but unlike last year Earls is playing starters' minutes. In two road games this past week, the junior co-captain showed his..." February 21

  • DeLovell Earls playing starter's minutes in a reserve role

    The Gazette "DeLovell Earls made it clear when he returned from a leg injury that he desperately wanted to return to the starting spot he earned last season. That hasn't happened, but unlike last year Earls is playing starters' minutes. In two road games this past week, the junior co-captain showed his..." February 19

  • Shepard lifts Aztecs over Air Force, 64-56

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The shot had no chance. With the shot clock down to nearly zero, San Diego State guard Xavier Thames launched a rushed and desperate 3-pointer that was wide when it left his fingers. The ball dropped left of the rim and an Air Force rebound would give the Falcons a chance to get to within two..." February 16

  • Air Force braces for second game without its point guard

    The Gazette "Kamryn Williams gives interviews with the same confidence in which he plays basketball for Air Force, rarely hesitating the slightest bit. But he gave a long pause after being asked how the Falcons, missing their point guard, matched their lowest turnover margin of the conference season. "I..." February 01

  • Wyoming chases down Air Force men after Falcons led by 15

    The Gazette "Air Force spent more time looking at the pursuer in the rearview mirror than paying attention to what it was doing. In doing so, it forgot one key component. "We just took our foot off the pedal," forward Kamryn Williams said. The Falcons led Wyoming by 15 points early, then tensed up and..." January 24

  • Wyoming coach Larry Shyatt out for Air Force game due to illness

    CBS Sports "Wyoming, which is 11-6, will not have the services of head coach Larry Shyatt on Wednesday night. The team is playing at 9-8 Air Force, but Shyatt was unable to travel due to illness, according to a school release. Shyatt is hoping to able healthy enough to rejoin the team for Thursday's..." January 23

  • Air Force assistant basketball coach Drew Long on leave, fighting cancer

    The Gazette "For two months, Air Force men's basketball has been without one of its assistant coaches. On Monday coach Dave Pilipovich at last addressed the long absence of Drew Long, but not before taking a deep breath and choking back a wave of emotion. "He's having his personal battle with cancer..." January 22

  • Air Force men's basketball team has a straight shooter in Tre' Coggins

    Denver Post "There is a clue in Tre' Coggins' first name that provides insight to his style on the basketball court. His given name is Trenton, but his high school teammates in San Juan Capistrano, Calif., started calling him "Tre Shooter" because he could make 3-point field goals. So far in his sophomore..." January 21

  • CSU Rams defeat Air Force Falcons

    Denver Post "It was a nice problem for Colorado State coach Larry Eustachy to have Saturday when he was asked to think about the players who had stepped up to finally send the Air Force Falcons home on the short end of the score. Take your pick. Certainly forward J.J. Avila couldn't be overlooked with 21..." January 19

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