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Air Force vs Army West Point

Air Force 76, Army 65


CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Michael Lyons led four Air Force players in double figures with a game-high 19 points, including a career-high 12 from the free-throw line, and the Falcons defeated Army 76-65 Saturday in Charleston, S.C., the season opener for both teams.

The Falcons rallied from a 15-point deficit early in the second half and closed the game with a 27-7 run over the last 11:25.

Lyons sparked the Air Force comeback with nine points, including the final six, in a 12-6 run that closed Army's 50-37 lead to 56-49 with 11:40 remaining. After an Army basket, the Falcons then reeled off 10 straight points to take a 59-58 lead with 7:12 left. The Falcons scored the last 13 points of the game.

Todd Fletcher scored 15 points for the Falcons, Taylor Bruekhuis added 14, and Kyle Green had 11.

Ella Ellis led the Black Knights with 16 points.

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Air Force Falcons
M. Fitzgerald, F252-30-16245
T. Broekhuis, C306-72-260014
T. Fletcher, G347-100-131116
M. Lyons, G333-1312-1331019
K. Green, G192-36-720411
M. Yon202-40-02125
D. Earls100-50-24300
C. Michael102-20-01004
M. Olesinski101-20-01022
T. Coggins70-00-00200
K. Williams20-10-00000
Totals 25-5020-2635101376
Army West Point Black Knights
E. Ellis, F334-124-462216
T. Plomb, F233-50-04046
J. Springer, F152-40-03014
J. Herbeck, G253-133-332312
D. Cox, G181-21-12203
K. Ferguson203-40-02026
M. Williams161-51-21034
K. Wilson164-120-040010
M. Gramling130-00-01000
M. Lenox80-10-02420
L. Toomey71-20-02202
A. Stire61-20-00032
K. Weldon00-10-01010
Totals 23-639-1033122165
Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Colorado St.0-04-018
Fresno St.0-04-013
Utah St.0-04-091
New Mexico0-04-117
Air Force0-03-2134
Boise St.0-03-2322
San Diego St0-03-2188
San Jose St.0-01-3199

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Army West Point0-03-2132
Boston U.0-02-3159
Holy Cross0-02-3325
Other games
EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
SIUE 69 Final