(Saturday, October 11th)
Final Score: Air Force 35, San Diego State 10
San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - Asher Clark, a freshman tailback, ran for 109 yards and a touchdown to lead the Air Force Falcons to a 35-10 romp over the San Diego State Aztecs in Mountain West Conference action.
Fellow freshman Tim Jefferson ran for 55 yards and a touchdown in his first collegiate start under center for Air Force (4-2, 2-1 MWC).
Corey Boudreaux was outstanding in the loss for San Diego State (1-5, 0-2), as the standout safety made 21 tackles.
The Falcons opened the game with a 78-yard drive, capped by a one-yard touchdown plunge by Jefferson.
San Diego State actually held a 10-7 lead at intermission, as it got a one- yard touchdown run from Drew Westling and a 45-yard field goal from Lane Yoshida.
The Falcons dominated the second half, outscoring the Aztecs 28-0 over the final 30 minutes. In the third quarter, Clark had a nine-yard touchdown run, while Todd Newell plunged into the end zone from one yard out.
In the fourth quarter, Air Force got a touchdown from its defense, as Justin Moore returned an interception 25 yards for a score. The Falcons capped the game's scoring with a 32-yard touchdown pass from Shea Smith to Josh Cousins.
Air Force got a pair of sacks from Jake Paulson, who entered the contest with a nation-leading seven sacks.
The Falcons ran for 401 yards in the clash while limiting the Aztecs to 35 rushing yards.
10/12 02:37:19 ET