Falcons Play at No. 5 San Diego State on Saturday

    Kamryn Williams led the Falcons with 15 points Wednesday
    Kamryn Williams led the Falcons with 15 points Wednesday

    Feb. 14, 2014

    GAME #24
    Air Force Falcons vs. #5 San Diego State Aztecs
    Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014
    5:05 p.m. at San Diego, Calif.
    CBS Sports Network

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    The Last Meeting
    San Diego State79
    Air Force72
    January 12, 2014
    USAFA
    Air Force Falls to No. 13 San Diego State, 79-72
    Tre' Coggins had 29 points, including five 3-pointers, for the Falcons (8-7, 2-2), who did not go down easily against the 13th-ranked Aztecs.

    Live Stats

    SITE
    Location | San Diego, Calif.
    Arena | Viejas Arena
    Capacity | 12,414

    RADIO
    Network | Air Force / IMG Radio Network
    Station | AM 740 KVOR, Colo. Spgs.
    Play-by-Play | Jim Arthur
    Analyst | Matt Pauley

    TELEVISION
    Network | CBS Sports Network
    (DirecTV - 221; Dish - 158; Comcast - 170 or 846)
    Play-by-Play | Brad Johansen
    Analysts | Doug Gottlieb, Jarron Collins
    Sideline | Lauren Gardner

    LIVE STATS
    Gametracker | goairforcefalcons.com

    COACHES
    Dave Pilipovich (Thiel College, 1986)
      Air Force | 30-33, Third Season
      Overall | Same

    Steve Fisher (Illinois State, 1967)
      San Diego State | 302-173, 15th Season
      Overall | 486-255, 23rd Season

    ALL-TIME SERIES
    Overall | San Diego State leads 49-22
      At San Diego | San Diego State leads 26-6

    First Game | Dec. 8, 1973
      Result | San Diego State won 68-67

    Last Game | Jan. 12, 2014
      Result | San Diego State won 79-72

    Current Streak | San Diego State - 2

    Falcons Play at No. 5 San Diego State on Saturday
     The Air Force men's basketball team stays in California to face the 5th-ranked San Diego State Aztecs on Saturday, Feb. 15. Tip-off at Viejas Arena in San Diego is scheduled for 5:05 p.m. (PT). Air Force snapped its six-game losing streak and improved to 10-13 overall and 4-8 in the Mountain West after defeating San Jose State 51-48 in San Jose on Wednesday, while the Aztecs had their 20-game winning streak snapped and fell to 21-2 and 11-1 after losing to Wyoming 68-62 in Laramie on Wednesday.

    Highest Ranked Opponent in Over Nine Years
     No. 5 San Diego State is the highest ranked opponent Air Force has faced since playng No. 3 Georgia Tech on Dec. 11, 2004. The Falcons lost to the Yellow Jackets, 64-42, in Atlanta, Ga.

    All-Time Series vs. San Diego State
     San Diego State holds a 49-22 advantage, including a 26-6 mark in San Diego, against Air Force. SDSU has won the last eight meetings in San Diego since a 77-57 Air Force victory on Feb. 28, 2005. San Diego State defeated Air Force 79-72 earlier this season at Clune Arena on Jan. 12.

    Air Force Looking for Fifth Win vs. Ranked Opponent
    This will be Air Force's second game against a ranked opponent this season. The Falcons are 4-80 against ranked opponents in program history and three of those victories have come under Dave Pilipovich. The four victories came against No. 21 UTEP (75-72) on Feb. 15, 1992, No. 13/15 San Diego State (58-56) on Feb. 18, 2012, No. 22/20 San Diego State (70-67) on Feb. 2, 2013 and No. 12/11 New Mexico (89-88) on March 9, 2013. All four victories have been at Clune Arena.

    Coggins, Olesinski Join Career 3-Point Pct. List
     Sophomore Tre' Coggins attempted his 150th career 3-pointer on Feb. 8 against Colorado State, making him eligible for the school's career 3-point percentage list. He is currently No. 7 on the list at 40.1% (65-162). Junior Marek Olesinski joined the list on Jan. 22 against Wyoming and is No. 5 at 40.4% (76-188).

    Up Next
     The Falcons return home to face the Nevada Wolf Pack at Clune Arena on Saturday, Feb. 22. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.

     


     

     

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