SANDIEGOST 6 0 0 21 27
AIRFORCE 0 10 10 0 20
Date of game: 10/10/2013

Recap: Air Force vs. San Diego St

Colorado Springs, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Quinn Kaehler threw three touchdown passes to lead San Diego State to a 27-20 win over Air Force on Thursday.

The Aztecs (3-3, 2-0 MWC) entered the fourth quarter trailing 20-6, but scored 21 unanswered points to earn the win.

Kaehler, who finished 15-for-26 passing for 249 yards, got the scoring started with a 20-yard touchdown pass to Donnel Pumphrey with 11:25 to play.

SDSU then forced an Air Force punt and found the end zone two plays later as Kaehler connected with Ezell Ruffin for a 62-yard catch-and-run. The extra point was blocked and it was a 20-19 game.

Following an Air Force three-and-out, Kaehler helped orchestrate a 13-play, 77-yard drive, capped off with Pumphrey's 10-yard TD plunge. The team turned the two-point conversion for a 27-20 advantage.

Air Force was able to get into SDSU territory, but Nate Romine's pass on fourth down fell incomplete.

Pumphrey finished with 17 carries for 117 yards and a touchdown, Ruffin caught six passes for 108 yards and a score and Eric Judge caught a 44-yard touchdown in the win.

Romine completed 5-of-11 passes for 111 yards and a touchdown and also had a rushing score and Anthony LaCoste rushed for 109 yards on 22 carries for the Falcons (1-6, 0-5).

SDSU struck with 21 seconds left in the first quarter as Kaehler connected with Judge for a 44-yard touchdown.

Air Force then scored 20 straight points to take the lead. Romine capped a 9- play, 75-yard trek with a 16-yard rushing score.

Will Conant added a 48-yarder in the closing seconds of the first half to give the Falcons a 10-6 lead at the break.

Conant added a 52-yarder on the first drive of the second half, and Romine connected with Sam Gagliano for a 71-yard touchdown with just under four minutes left in the third to make it 20-6.

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