USAFA — Air Force men's basketball picked up its first win of the season, defeating Texas State, 78-71, Saturday afternoon at Clune Arena. The Falcons (1-1) made 12 three's on the day with senior Sid Tomes leading the team with 19 points.
Mason Harrell led three Bobcats in double figures with 15 points.
The Falcons shot 45.8 percent from the field on the day and 46.2 percent from three. Air Force was 71 percent from the line. The Falcons also out-rebounded Texas State 38-33.
Air Force returns to action Nov. 12 at Army.