Air Force defeats Wyoming, now one win from bowl eligibility

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Air Force fullback Emmanuel Michel (28) is flipped over Wyoming’s Rome Weber (8) during an NCAA college football game in Air Force Academy, Colo., Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. (Chancey Bush/The Gazette via AP)

USAFA (KXRM) — Brad Roberts rushed for 133 yards and a touchdown, and the Air Force defense kept Wyoming off the scoreboard in the second half in a 24-14 victory Saturday.

The Falcons (5-1, 2-1 Mountain West) scored the first two touchdowns of the game before the Cowboys responded with 14 straight points in the second quarter.

Haaziq Daniels’ 10-yard touchdown pass to Micah Davis in the third quarter held up as the game-winning score.

Air Force will visit Boise State next weekend before welcoming in No. 25 San Diego State.

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