1989 Air Force Falcons football team

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1989 Air Force Falcons football
Air Force Falcons.svg
Conference Western Athletic Conference
Ranking
Coaches #Not ranked
AP #Not ranked
1989 record 8-4-1 (5-1-1 WAC)
Head coach Fisher DeBerry
Seasons
« 1988 1990 »
1989 WAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#22 BYU 7 1 0     10 3 0
Air Force 5 1 1     8 4 1
Hawaii 5 2 1     9 3 1
Wyoming 5 3 0     5 6 0
San Diego State 4 3 0     6 5 1
Colorado State 4 3 0     5 5 1
Utah 2 6 0     4 8 0
UTEP 1 7 0     2 10 0
New Mexico 0 7 0     2 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1989 Air Force Falcons football team represented the United States Air Force Academy in the 1989 NCAA Division I-A football season. In the Ram-Falcon Trophy match, the Falcons beat the Colorado State Rams to win the trophy.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 San Diego State Falcon StadiumAir Force Academy, CO W 52-36   44,579
September 10 Wyoming Falcon Stadium • Air Force Academy, CO ESPN W 45-7   44,098
September 16 at Northwestern* Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL W 48-31   27,334
September 23 UTEP Falcon Stadium • Air Force Academy, CO W 43-26   43,898
September 30 at Colorado State #24 Hughes StadiumFort Collins, CO (Battle for the Ram–Falcon Trophy) W 46-21   30,955
October 7 at Navy* #20 Navy-Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD W 35-7   35,632
October 14 #1 Notre Dame* #17 Falcon Stadium • Air Force Academy, CO ESPN L 27-41   53,533
October 21 at TCU* #19 Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX L 9-27   23,593
November 4 Army* Falcon Stadium • Air Force Academy, CO W 29-3   52,226
November 11 at #21 BYU Cougar StadiumProvo, UT ABC L 35-44   66,089
November 25 at Utah Rice StadiumSalt Lake City, UT W 42-38   20,119
December 9 at Hawaii Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI ESPN T 35-35   37,604
December 28 vs. Mississippi* Liberty Bowl Memorial StadiumMemphis, TN FOX L 29-42   60,128
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Lance McDowell, Bullard Award[2]
  • Dee Dowis, 6th in Heisman Trophy voting

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