NCAA Game Summary - Wyoming at Air Force|
(Saturday, October 17th)
Final Score: Air Force 10, Wyoming 0
USAFA, CO (Sports Network) - Jared Tew ran for 105 yards and a touchdown and
the Air Force defense did the rest, as the Falcons blanked the Wyoming
Cowboys, 10-0, in Mountain West Conference action at Falcon Stadium.
Air Force (4-3, 3-1 MWC) gained 269 yards on the ground, while recording its
first shutout over a conference opponent since blanking Colorado State 24-0 in
Wyoming (4-3, 2-1) saw its three-game win streak come to an end, as it managed
just 174 yards of total offense. The Cowboys had averaged over 32 points per
game since Austyn Carta-Samuels took over at quarterback, but the true
freshman was held in check today, converting only 14-of-31 tosses for 74 yards
and an interception.
Neither team scored in the opening half, as the squads combined for 12
Air Force scored the first points of the game on a 29-yard field goal by Erik
Soderberg late in the third quarter.
The Falcons added to their lead with a 17-yard touchdown run by Tew early in
the fourth quarter and the defense made it stand.
Air Force snapped a two-game slide and in the process extended its winning
streak over Wyoming to four.
10/17 18:40:21 ET