Lt. Col. Bill Price
Falcons take on Toledo on Dec. 28 in Washington D.C. Game to be televised by ESPN.
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Kickoff is 12 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at Falcon Stadium. The game to be televised by the Mtn.
Game to be televised nationally on CBS. Kickoff is 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Falcon Stadium.
Lt. Col. Bill Price enters his first year as a varsity/junior varsity coach at the Air Force Academy. Price comes to program from the Air Force Prep School where he was the head coach the last two seasons.
Price was an assistant at the Prep School, coaching inside linebackers, prior to being the head coach. Price led the team to an 8-3 record in 2010, its best mark in 15 years.
A 1991 graduate of the Air Force Academy, Price was a three-year letterman on the football team and helped the Falcons to bowl games in 1989 and 1990 as an inside linebacker. Price was a key member of the 1990 Liberty Bowl championship team that defeated nationally ranked Ohio State, 23-11.
Following graduation, Price served as the defensive coordinator and secondary coach at the Prep School. In 1993, he attended pilot training at Reese Air Force Base, Texas, flying the T-37 and T-38 aircraft. Following graduation from pilot training, Price flew the KC-135R Stratotanker at Plattsburgh AFB, N.Y. After eight years of flying, he was selected for the Phoenix Hawk program at Scott AFB, Ill., where he worked as a special assignment airlift mission director and plans and programs officer.
Price returned to piloting two years later, flying the C-5 Gallaxy at Travis AFB, Calif. Following a stint at Air Command and Staff College, Price return to flying the KC-135 as operations officer for the 350th Air Refueling Squadron at McConnell AFB, Kan.
Price is originally from Galion, Ohio. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Cyndee, and they have two children, Rip (17) and Taylor (14).