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
San Diego St16-228-1041
Fresno St.13-525-1066
Boise St.11-720-12101
New Mexico10-817-15141
Colorado St.8-1018-16181
Utah St.7-1116-15153
Air Force5-1314-18226
San Jose St.4-149-22301

Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Boston U.11-719-15196
Army West Point9-919-14213
Holy Cross5-1315-20248
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EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
SIUE 69 Final