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Air Force-Navy football game moving to 9/11 next year

Dec. 22, 2020 12:01 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Next year's game between service-academy rivals Air Force and Navy has been moved to Sept. 11 in recognition of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the academies announced Tuesday. The game was originally scheduled for Oct. 2. “We will use this nationally...

Army beats Air Force 10-7, wins Commander-in-Chief's Trophy

Dec. 19, 2020 8:43 PM EST

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — With the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy at stake, Jakobi Buchanan made sure the prized hardware returned to West Point. Facing a fourth-and-goal from the 1, the 260-pound Army fullback followed senior captain left guard Mike Johnson through the Air Force line and into the end zone with...

Army quarterback Tyhier Tyler celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, in West Point, N.Y.  (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

Air Force visits Army; service academy supremacy at stake

Dec. 17, 2020 5:49 PM EST

The coronavirus pandemic has led to an unprecedented two-week stretch of football at West Point. A week after hosting service-academy rival Navy, Army is welcoming Air Force to Michie Stadium. The Black Knights are taking it in stride as they try for a sweep after shutting out the Midshipmen. “Winning that...

Army-Air Force football going to World Series site in Texas

Dec. 17, 2020 12:09 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Army and Air Force will play at a neutral site for the first time in more than a half-century when the rivalry game moves next year to the Texas Rangers baseball stadium that hosted the last World Series. The service academies said Thursday they plan to play their 2021 and 2022...

Air Force runs over Utah State 35-7 behind Daniels

Dec. 4, 2020 12:55 AM EST

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Haaziq Daniels had the longest touchdown pass of his career and one of four Air Force rushing touchdowns and the Falcons dominated Utah State 35-7 on Thursday night. Haazig hooked up with Ben Peterson for a 14-7 lead early in the second quarter. For Peterson it was also the longest...

Air Force offensive lineman Adam Jewell, left, celebrates with running back Brad Roberts, who scored a touchdown against New Mexico during the first half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at Air Force Academy, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Air Force's Roberts scores 3 TDs in 28-0 win over New Mexico

Nov. 21, 2020 1:03 AM EST

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Brad Roberts rushed for 177 yards and three touchdowns, Haaziq Daniels added 56 yards rushing and a score, and Air Force overcame three second-half turnovers to beat New Mexico 28-0 on Friday night. Air Force scored a touchdown on its first three possession of the game while...