Tyler Vander Waal came off the bench and tossed two touchdown passes, including the go-ahead score on a 22-yard strike with 1:09 left in the game, to lead Wyoming to a 35-27 victory over Air Force on a cold, snowy Saturday afternoon in Laramie.
The NFL began its "Salute to Service " campaign to honor the nation’s military, veterans and their families by pledging to donate up $5 to its nonprofit partners for every use of the hashtag Salute To Service through Nov. 19.
Just as Brett Rypien released his fourth touchdown pass of the night late in the second quarter, the Boise State quarterback took a shot to the chin from a defender, opening a cut that required stitches to close.
Air Force took the first leg in the competition among the service academies for the Commander in Chief’s Trophy. The Falcons will play at Army on Nov. 3 while Navy (2-3) plays Army on Dec. 8 in its final regular-season game.