AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) -- Dan Nwaelele scored 15 points
and Jacob Burtschi made the winning free throw with less than a
second left to give Air Force a 62-61 win Saturday over Wyoming.
The win broke a two-game losing streak for Air Force (19-5, 7-4
Mountain West) and avenged a 55-50 loss to the Cowboys (12-12, 5-6)
a month ago.Steve Leven tied it 60-60 for Wyoming with a layup with 31
seconds left, but Brad Jones fouled with 11 seconds left on the
clock. Matt McCraw made the first of two free throws to give Air
Force a 61-60 lead.Wyoming had a chance to take the lead after John Frye fouled,
but Justin Williams missed his second free throw.Burtschi then drew a foul, made his first foul shot and then
grabbed his own rebound on the second foul shot, which he missed on
purpose, as time expired.Wyoming led 52-46 with 6:14 to go before the Falcons went on a
6-0 run to tie it. The lead changed hands three times from there.The score was tied 30-30 at halftime.Burtschi finished with 13 points and Frye added 11 for the
Falcons.Brandon Ewing had 17 points for Wyoming, and Williams added 12
points and 11 rebounds.