WEST POINT – The Army West Point football team fell to Air Force, 31-12, Saturday afternoon at Michie Stadium.
The Falcons went wire-to-wire for the win, out-gaining the Black Knights, 444 yards to 228 yards.
Air Force jumped in front, scoring 10 quick points in the second quarter after a scoreless opening period, and entered the break with a 10-6 lead. The Falcons then took control in the second half, as they outscored the Black Knights, 21-6.
Junior Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 48 yards, while Andy Davidson carried the ball 10 times for 45 yards.
For the Falcons, Arion Worthman completed six passes for 195 yards and two touchdowns, while rushing for 63 yards and a score on his own.
Jacobi Owens carried the ball 12 times for 106 yards as Air Force finished with a 249-144 rushing advantage. Saturday’s game marked the first time all season that the Black Knights failed to win the ground game. It was also a season-high rushing night for Army.
Army travels to San Antonio to battle Notre Dame in The Alamodome on Nov. 12 at 3:30 p.m.