Cowboys Down Air Force 56-23 - Match Report
|Cowboys Down Air Force 56-23 - Match Report|
Brett Smith's 373-yard performance through the air was the key in Wyoming's 56-23 win over Air Force on Saturday at Falcon Stadium.
The Cowboys were a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 65.5.
Brett Smith rushed for 138 yards, while Shaun Wick added 55 yards in the win. Dominic Rufran and Robert Herron added 117 and 94 receiving yards respectively.
Jon Lee rushed for 82 yards for Air Force, while Jaleel Awini added 68 yards. Jaleel Awini threw for 89 yards for the Falcons, while receivers Jalen Robinette and Garrett Brown had 47 and 45 yards respectively.
Wyoming outgained Air Force 622-473 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 34-24 by the Cowboys.
Wyoming lost the time of possession battle 31:29/28:31, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Wyoming looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas State. Air Force will aim to get back on the winning track at Nevada.