Shane Starrett posted his third shutout of the season to lead No. 17 Air Force to a 5-0 win over Sacred Heart in an Atlantic Hockey Conference game Friday, Feb. 24, at the Academy’s Cadet Ice Arena. With the win, Air Force is just one point behind league-leading Canisius in the Atlantic Hockey standings. With a win on Saturday, Air Force would win its third Atlantic Hockey regular-season title in the last 11 years. The win was also the 400th career win for head coach Frank Serratore. He becomes just the 21st coach in NCAA hockey history, and the ninth active, to reach the milestone.
University of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Elijah Ross scored 20 points, but No. 18 Colorado School of Mines used a strong shooting performance to claim the 79-63 decision against the Mountain Lions (11-15, 10-11 RMAC) tonight in Lockridge Arena. Padiet Wang added 12 points for the UCCS offense.
Senior Andrea Tuck (Canon City, Colo.) won the pentathlon and the men's distance medley team were crowned Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Champions for Colorado State University-Pueblo women's and men's track and field teams on day one of the conference meet.
The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team never trailed and kept the chances of a home conference quarterfinal game in reach after a 74-63 victory against Colorado School of Mines tonight at Lockridge Arena. Tori Fisher led the Mountain Lions (19-8, 16-5 RMAC) with a career-high 29 points and Jen Vigil made a career-high nine assists.