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.
It took a second half surge from the Falcons, but they etched out a 7-point victory over the Lobos in Las Vegas.
Marek Olesinski scored 16 points as Air Force coasted to a 78-56 victory 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.