Air Force vs Boise State

Air Force 74, Boise St. 59


BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Mike Fitzgerald scored 16 points and Taylor Broekhuis had 15 points and 10 rebounds to help Air Force to a 74-59 victory over Boise State on Saturday in the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams.

Todd Fletcher scored 13 points and Taylor Stewart added 12 for the Falcons (11-4, 1-0 Mountain West), who won their fifth consecutive contest.

Jeff Elorriaga scored 12 points on four 3-pointers for Boise State (10-6, 0-1), which has lost five of seven games.

The Falcons played without leading scorer Michael Lyons (ankle) for the sixth consecutive game.

Air Force led 53-40 with 10:48 left after Kamryn Williams scored five points in 20 seconds on a 3-pointer and a fast-break layup. The Falcons' lead topped out at 63-48 with 6:25 to play.

The loss was the first in 10 home games this season for Boise State, which was making its Mountain West debut.

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Air Force Falcons
T. Stewart, F355-80-044212
M. Fitzgerald, F326-92-230316
T. Broekhuis, C374-74-4103215
T. Fletcher, G403-115-531113
K. Williams, G172-50-03035
J. Hammonds203-50-04346
C. Carter61-43-60005
S. Hempsey60-00-01010
C. Kammerer30-10-01000
D. Earls20-00-00010
M. Yon20-02-20002
A. Brakeville00-00-00000
Totals 24-5016-1930111774
Boise State Broncos
J. Crayton, F132-30-13014
K. Buckner, C210-11-23121
J. Elorriaga, G384-70-043312
A. Drmic, G334-130-131311
W. Perryman, G253-64-522010
R. Watkins172-55-65139
D. Wiley172-60-02116
T. Bropleh161-40-14022
D. Marks140-02-22112
T. Nichols51-30-00002
J. Hanstad10-10-00000
Totals 19-4912-1830101659
Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Colorado St.13-524-1266
Boise St.12-620-1272
Fresno St.11-720-1376
New Mexico10-817-1486
San Diego St9-919-1498
San Jose St.7-1114-16191
Utah St.7-1114-17181
Air Force4-1412-21251

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.11-328-659
Grand Canyon11-322-9131
Utah Valley6-817-17205
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1210-22319
Chicago St.1-136-26317
Other games
UConn 67 Final
ND 53
Kentucky 65 Final
Tenn 62
Michigan 59 Final
Iowa 75
Texas 73 Final
Missouri 84
K-State 73 Final
Oklahoma 82
NC 57 Final
Florida St 90
PITT 57 Final
MU 62
Okla St 65 Final
Baylor 106
Mich St 74 Final
Nwstern 81
DEP 59 Final
Louisville 76
Iowa St 73 Final
Kansas 82
Alabama 52 Final
Miss St 56
UNLV 67 Final
PROV 55 Final
Syracuse 78
TNTC 74 Final
Florida 79 Final
SC 65
GONZ 62 Final
LMU 58