Air Force upset No. 21 Colorado State 27-24 on Friday to snap the Rams’ nine-game winning streak.
J.J. Avila had 21 points and 11 rebounds, John Gillon scored 20 and Colorado State knocked off Missouri State 76-61 Wednesday night.
The Rams need to win Friday and also need Utah State to take down Boise State in order to have the tiebreaker fall their way and play Dec. 6 in the Mountain West championship game.
When you ask CSU defensive back Bernard Blake to explain the team’s unexpected success this season, his answer may surprise you.
Following Colorado State’s 58-20 rout of New Mexico on Saturday the Rams moved up to No. 21 in both the Associated Press and Coaches’ polls.
Daniel Bejarano scored 22 with seven assists and six rebounds to lead Colorado State over Mercer 75-62 on Sunday.
Dee Hart matched a school record with six touchdowns and No. 22 Colorado State amassed a program-best 698 yards of offense as the Rams routed New Mexico 58-20 on Saturday to extend their winning streak to nine straight.
Stanton Kidd had 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead Colorado State to an 80-70 win over Georgia State on Friday night.
Colorado State has exercised its option to extend men’s basketball coach Larry Eustachy’s contract through the 2018-19 season.
The kid wearing No. 1 for Colorado State is listed on the roster as a 4-foot, 53-pound running back from a nearby elementary school.