Air Force falls to in-state rival CSU in coaches verses cancer game

Posted at 11:01 PM, Jan 18, 2020

USAFA — Air Force men's basketball fell to Colorado State 78-65 in Mountain West action Saturday afternoon at Clune Arena.

The setback snapped a three-game home win streak, dropping the Falcons to 9-10, 3-4 in Mountain West play.

Colorado State had five players in double figures, led by guard Kris Martin's 19 points. Center Nico Carvacho notched a double-double with 10 points and 13 rebounds.

Seniors Lavelle Scottie and Side Tomes led the Falcons with 16 points each. Tomes hit a season-high four three's to go with five rebounds. Sophomore AJ Walker was the third Falcon in double-figures with 11 points. Walker added a team-high four assists.

Air Force returns to action Tuesday, Jan. 18, at Utah State. The game tips at 9 pm MT and will be televised by ESPNU.