Air Force Academy Falcons
Denver Broncos left guard Ben Garland’s commitment to the U.S. military is officially over, but he’s not about to give up doing something he loves.
Kamryn Williams had 17 points to lead Air Force to a 90-60 lead over Western State (Col) on Saturday.
Marek Olesinski made 7 of 10 field goals and 6 of 8 3-pointers with a total of 20 points, to round out a 67-64 Air Force win over the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff on Sunday.
Air Force was hot from the 3-point line and Army was not in the Falcons’ 79-68 season-opening victory on Friday in the All-Military Classic at VMI.
Air Force coach Troy Calhoun knew what to expect from New Mexico on Friday night. The Falcons had no way to stop it.
The football game between Air Force and San Diego State will be played on Thursday night despite the partial government shutdown.
The service academy football teams prepared Wednesday for games that might not be played, while military and school officials considered ways to avoid postponements caused by the partial government shutdown.
Army, Navy and Air Force might be forced to skip their football games next weekend because of the partial government shutdown.