QB Arion Worthman threw for 195 yards and one touchdown in win over the Black Knights
Senior running back rushed for more than a 1,000 yards in each is sophomore and junior seasons
Karson Roberts named Air Force's MVP as he threw for two touchdowns and ran for one
A late field goal was the difference in the game.
Dec. 30, 2016
The Falcons defeat Boise State, on November 25, 2016.
Photos from Navy @ Air Force on October 1, 2016.
Check out the USA Today photo gallery from the football game between Georgia State and No. 22 Air Force.
The Falcons top Abilene Christian in the season opener, on Sept. 3, 2016.
2015 – Started all 14 games … started the first six games at tailback and the last eight at fullback … honorable mention all-MW ... led team in rushing with 1,096 yards on 205 carries which is an average of 78.0 yards per game … ranked eighth in the conference in rushing … averaged 99.0 yards rushing the last eight games as the fullback … rushed for 83 yards and a TD in the Armed Forces Bowl … season-best 156 yards on 17 carries with a career-long run of 65 yards at San Diego State...fourth 100-plus yard effort of season … third 100-yard effort of the season with 20 carries for 145 yards at Boise State … rushed for 58 yards and career-best-tying two TDs vs. Utah State … averaged 28.5 carries and 137 yards rushing with three TDs in games vs. Fresno State and at Hawaii … career-high 30 carries for 137 yards and matched his career high with two rushing touchdowns at Hawaii … rushed for 137 yards and a TD vs. Fresno State … team-best 72 yards rushing on 14 carries at #4 Michigan State … rushed for 85 yards on 11 carries vs. San Jose State … missed some of fall practice recovering from off-season surgery … ranks 11th in AF history in career rushing with 2,146 yards … became the 26th player in AF history to reach the 1,500-yard mark … active career leader in rushing … nine career 100-yard rushing games, tops among active players … became the fourth player in Air Force history with two 1,000-yard seasons, joining Beau Morgan (1995, 96), Dee Dowis (1987, 89) and Asher Clark (2010, 11) … 11th player in school history to go over the 2,000-yard mark for his career.
2014 – Played and started in 10 games … missed the final three games of the season due to foot injury, which required surgery … named honorable mention all-conference ... ranked third in the conference and 27th nationally in rushing with a 105.4 average … rushed for 1,054 yards overall ... rushed for 100-plus yards in five games, leading the team to a 5-0 record in those games ... led the team in rushing in seven of 10 games ... rushed for 66 yards vs. Nevada to become just third sophomore in AFA history to hit the 1,000-yard mark in a season ... rushed for 135 yards and a touchdown vs. UNLV in return to home state ... had a team-best 118 yards on a career-high 27 carries at Army ... had 24 carries for 108 yards and a touchdown vs. Boise State ... recorded 25 carries for 122 yards and career-best two touchdowns at Georgia State . ... rushed for 233 yards on 23 carries vs. Nicholls, setting a school record for rushing yards by a Falcon making his first-career start ... averaged 10.1 yards per carry ... his 233 yards are the seventh most in AFA history and second most by a sophomore (Dee Dowis, 241 vs. Utah in 1987) … had 1,062 all-purpose yards which ranked seventh in the conference … missed all of spring drill recovering from injury.
2013 – Did not see any varsity action … scored a pair of touchdowns in the spring game.
High School – Lettered three years in football and track … second-team all-conference selection in football as a junior and senior … named the school’s offensive most valuable player both years … high school football coach was Leon Evans.
Personal – Son of Jeff and Phyllis Owens … has an older sister … nickname is Cobi … member of cadet squadron 27 … majoring in management … plans on making the Air Force his career … would like to become a contracting or maintenance officer in the Air Force … is a member of the commandant’s list … on the cadet cadre for survival training and Basic Cadet Training last summer … completed Operations Air Force at Keesler Air Force Base in Mississippi in the summer of 2015 … also worked on the cadet cadre for survival training and spent his leave period in his home town of Las Vegas in 2015.
Owens Career Stats