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.
Karson Roberts ran for the go-ahead touchdown and threw a career-long 74-yard touchdown pass in the win
The Falcons were led by Roberts 156 yards to become bowl eligible.
The Falcons look to bounce back on October 3rd against Navy.
Check out the photo gallery from the Armed Forces Bowl against Cal.
Air Force falls short to San Diego State, 27-24, in the Mountain West championship.
Photos from Air Force @ Boise State on November 20, 2015.
Air Force Downs Utah State 35-28
NCAA Football: Air Force squares off against Army at Falcon Stadium.
2013 – Played in 10 games, starting three (Nevada, Navy, SDSU) ... hit 21-of-41 passes for 273 yards and three touchdowns ... fourth on the team in rushing with 253 yards and two touchdowns on 49 carries ... first-career start at Nevada ... recorded career highs of 161 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 23 carries ... also recorded a career-long 60-yard run ... hit five-of-10 passes for 55 yards and a touchdown ... became the first AF quarterback to rush for 100 or more yards in his first-career start since Adam Fitch at Army in 2004 ... the 161 yards are the most by a Falcon quarterback since Chance Harridge rushed for 161 vs. Navy in 2002 ... hit two-of-four passes for 47 yards and a then-career-long 37-yard TD vs. Utah State ... connected on his only pass attempt vs. Wyoming, a career-long 38-yard pass for a touchdown ... academic all-MW.
2012 – Played on the junior varsity.
High School – Lettered two years each in football and baseball … honorable mention all-district as a junior in football … first-team all-district selection as a senior … served as team captain his senior year … earned second-team all-district honors in baseball … high school football coach was Troy Aduddell … member of the National Honor Society … graduated summa cum laude … finalist for the Touchdown Club of Houston Scholar-Athlete award.
Personal – Parents are Russ and Lisa Roberts … is the oldest of four children … has a twin brother … majoring in mechanical engineering … favorite NFL team is the Houston Texans … favorite player is Tim Tebow … was a member of the superintendent’s list for academic, athletic and military excellence … also a member of the dean’s list … participated in the cadet summer research last summer, spending the first two periods at Northrop Grumman … spent the final summer period at the Academy as the academic squadron commander … completed Operation Air Force in the summer of 2014 … also worked on the cadet cadre for Basic Cadet Training that summer … completed survival training in the summer of 2013 … also took a course in space power applications that summer.
Roberts' Career Rushing Statistics
Roberts' Career Passic Statistics