Scores

Final

Colorado State 68

(14-10, 5-6 MW)

Air Force 56

(9-13, 3-8 MW)

4:00 PM ET, February 8, 2014

Clune Arena, Colorado Springs, Colorado

1 2 T
CSU 25 4368
AFA 28 2856

Top Performers

Colorado State: J. Avila 20 Pts, 13 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Air Force: T. Coggins 19 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

Colorado St. gets past Air Force 68-56

Associated Press

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- J.J Avila scored 20 points and Jon Octeus added 18 as Colorado State rallied back from a 10-point deficit to beat Air Force 68-56 on Saturday afternoon.

Octeus' first 3-pointer of the game snapped a tie with 3:39 to play. His second 3-pointer 1:44 later stretched the lead to 62-53.

Colorado State led at the 15:16 mark of the first half and then trailed by as much as 10 points until a dunk by Gerson Santo with 7:24 remaining in the game. The Rams (14-10, 5-6 Mountain West) went 10 of 10 from the free-throw line in the final 4 minutes and out-rebounded Air Force 47-17.

Avila scored 13 of his 20 points in the second half, and ended the game with 13 rebounds.

Tre' Coggins led the Falcons (9-13, 3-8) with 19 points, including five 3-pointers.

Air Force lost to Colorado State 74-68 earlier this season.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CSU
AFA
Points 68 56
FG Made-Attempted 19-46 (.413) 21-50 (.420)
3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 6-23 (.261)
FT Made-Attempted 25-33 (.758) 8-12 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 28 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 18, 2014 @CSU 74, AFA 68Recap
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