Falcons Host Nevada on Saturday

    Sophomore Tre' Coggins
    Sophomore Tre' Coggins

    Feb. 20, 2014

    GAME #25
    Air Force Falcons vs. Nevada Wolf Pack
    Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
    2 p.m. at USAFA, Colo.

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    The Last Meeting
    Air Force56  
    Nevada69OT
    February 1, 2014
    Reno, NV
    Air Force Falls Short to Nevada in OT, 69-56
    Marek Olesinski and Max Yon had 19 apiece, but Nevada survived a second half Air Force rally to win 69-56 in overtime Saturday.

    Live Stats | Live Video

    SITE
    Location | USAFA, Colo.
    Arena | Clune Arena
    Capacity | 5,843

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

    TELEVISION
    None

    LIVE VIDEO
    Live Streaming | Mountain West Network

    LIVE STATS
    Gametracker | goairforcefalcons.com

    COACHES
    Dave Pilipovich (Thiel College, 1986)
      Air Force | 30-34, Third Season
      Overall | Same

    David Carter (St. Mary's, 1989)
      Nevada | 86-73, Fifth Season
      Overall | Same

    ALL-TIME SERIES
    Overall | Nevada leads 2-1
      At USAFA | Air Force leads 1-0

    First Game | Jan. 9, 2013
      Result | Air Force won 78-65

    Last Game | Feb. 1, 2014
      Result | Nevada won 69-56 (ot)

    Current Streak | Nevada - 2

    Falcons Host Nevada on Saturday
     The Air Force men's basketball team returns home after two games in California to face the Nevada Wolf Pack on Saturday, Feb. 22. Tip-off at Clune Arena is scheduled for 2 p.m. Air Force fell to 10-14 overall and 4-9 in the Mountain West after losing to #5 San Diego State 64-56 in San Diego last Saturday, while the Wolf Pack fell to 12-15 and 7-7 after falling to San Jose State 66-64 at home on Tuesday. Nevada downed Air Force 69-56 in overtime on Feb. 1 in Reno, Nev.

    All-Time Series vs. Nevada
     With its 69-56 overtime win earlier this season in Reno, Nevada now holds a 2-1 advantage in the all-time series with Air Force. The two teams split a pair of games last season, Nevada's first in the Mountain West. Air Force took a 78-65 decision in the conference opener at Clune Arena and Nevada won 74-69 in Reno.

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

    Up Next
     The Falcons travel to Laramie, Wyo., to take on the Wyoming Cowboys on Tuesday, Feb. 25. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.


     

     

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