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Air Force Falcons 2006 NCAA Tournament

Air Force Falcons - Mountain West

Seed: #13 - Washington DC Regional

RPI: 49 AP: na

Big Wins: Miami (57-53), San Diego St (65-62), at UNLV (52-50)

Bad Losses: at Wyoming (50-55), at New Mexico (59-62), vs. Wyoming (55-57)

Last NCAA Appearance: 2004, First Round

Top Players for Air Force:

  • Antoine Hood, Sr, G, 14.8 ppg, 2.7 apg

  • Jacob Burtschi, Jr, F, 12.4 ppg, 6.1 rpg

  • Dan Nwaelele, Jr, G, 11.7 ppg, 2.2 apg

  • Matt McCraw, Jr, G, 10.8 ppg, 2.6 apg

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Air Force Falcons basketball notes:
The Falcons are tops in the nation in scoring defense, allowing under 54 points per game. The lack of turnovers and the ability to dictate tempo is always a dangerous combination in March and that should have the Falcons ready for a win. Antoine Hood is great scorer and Jacob Burtschi, Dan Nwaelele and Matt McCraw aren’t far behind. Nwaelele and McCraw are stellar long range shooters and need to contained by the opposition. The biggest advantage for Air Force is still their ability to dictate tempo. If it’s a low scoring, grind it out game, the Falcons can win.


Likely 2006 NCAA Tournament finish: First Round


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