Beating the No. 1 seed in the conference tournament is never an easy task, especially when that teams ranks in the top 25 in the country.
Marek Olesinski scored 16 points as Air Force coasted to a 78-56 victory over San Jose State on Wednesday night.
Daniel Bejarano drilled back-to-back 3-pointers to give Colorado State the lead and push the Rams to a 74-68 win over rival Air Force Saturday.
Tre’ Coggins scored 27 points and Marek Olesinski added 19 as Air Force pulled away in the latter part of the second half for a 77-62 win over San Jose State on Wednesday night.
Justin Hammonds had 14 points, 10 rebounds and Air Force scored 55 second-half points on Monday night in a 94-53 victory over Western State.
Max Yon scored a game-high 24 points, and his 3-pointer sparked a 13-8 final run to lead Air Force to a 94-86 victory Thursday night over South Dakota.
Josh Scott scored 16 points, Askia Booker had 13, and Colorado routed Air Force 81-57 Saturday for its seventh win in a row.
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.
Anthony Bennett scored 23 points and UNLV defeated Air Force 72-56 in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference on Wednesday.