Jan. 18, 2014
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Max Yon scored 23 points to lead Air Force, but the Falcons fell to Colorado State 74-68 on Saturday.
The Falcons shot 44% from the field, and 32% from behind the 3-point arc.
Daniel Bejarano drilled back-to-back 3-pointers to give Colorado State the lead and push the Rams (12-7, 3-3 Mountain West) to a 74-68 win over rival Air Force (9-8, 3-3).
The Rams' leading long-range shooter, Bejarano gave Colorado State a 65-64 lead with 2:04 left, then upped it to a 68-64 with 1:15 left. The Rams were 4 of 8 from the free throw line to close out the win, their 38th in 48 games all-time against Air Force in Fort Collins.
Bejarano finished with 27 points and nine rebounds to lead Colorado State, hitting 8 of 18 shots from the field but was 5 of 10 from long range. J.J. Avila scored 21 points and Joe De Ciman added 11.