This week in Air Force athletics

    MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYS COLORADO AT HOME THIS WEDNESDAY - The Air Force men's basketball team has gotten off to a fast start this season and look to build on their 3-0 record with a big home game this Thursday vs. Colorado at 7 pm.  The game marks the first time the two teams have met since 2007.  The Falcons are coming off of an impressive defensive performance on Friday night when they held visiting Western State to only 37 points on 31.3 percent shooting from the field.  The Falcons have hung their hat on the defensive end in their first three outings of the season holding opponents to an average of only 36.7 percent from the floor.  Air Force hopes to continue to the trend this Wednesday when the Buffs come to town.  Seats are still available for the game and can be purchased by clicking here or contacting the AFA ticket office at 472-1895.  All fans making a single game purchase to the game will receive $5 in bonus cash to spend at the concession stand.  Any fans that wish to participate in the Air Force men's basketball food drive can bring a non-perishable food item to donate at the gate and receive a free ticket to any remaining non-conference game this season.  The first 450 fans in attendance will also receive a free pair of AFA mesh shorts at the gate. 

     

    Coach Calhoun Show at Back East - November 22nd - Coach Calhoun and Jim Arthur will be on the air live from Back East Bar and Grill on Briargate for the final Coach's Show of the season tonight at 6:30pm.  Stop by after work for some great food and drink specials and stick around to hear from Coach Calhoun about the Falcons upcoming date with CSU in Ft. Collins.

     

    Men's Basketball vs. Colorado - November 23rd - The Buffs visit Clune arena for the first time since 2007 this Wednesday night.  Tipoff is set for 7 pm.  Tickets are still available and all single game purchases include $5 in bonus credit to spend at the concession stand.  Fans contributing to the annual canned food drive will receive a voucher good for free admission to any non-conference game this season.  The first 450 fans will also receive a free pair of AFA mesh shorts at the gate.  Click here to order tickets or call the AFA ticket office at 472-1895.

     

    Women's Basketball T-Shirt Exchange - November 25th - If you are looking to get out of the house the Friday after Thanksgiving stop by Clune Arena for a matinee basketball matchup between the Falcons and Northern Colorado at 3 pm.  Fans brining an old sports shirt to exchange for a new commemorative Air Force Commander-in-Chief Trophy t-shirt will receive free admission to the game!  Old t-shirts will be donated to the Salvation Army. 

     

    Hockey vs. UConn - Toy Trick Weekend - November 25th and 26th - Air Force hockey is back at home this weekend to host conference rival UConn for a pair of games on Friday and Saturday.  The 7-4-2 Falcons will be hosting their annual Toy Trick Weekend which means all fans donating a new toy at the gate will receive $3 admission to the game.  $5 black Friday tickets will also be available online only.  Puck drops at 7:05 pm both nights