Air Force’s baseball team is scheduled to open up Mountain West Conference play on Friday against TCU.
The fifth-ranked Horned Frogs are the highest-ranked opponent the Falcons will have faced since 1999 when they took on top-ranked Rice. The Falcons upset the Owls, 10-5, on May 14, 1999 at Falcon Field before losing the next two games 23-4 and 14-3.
Air Force (5-16) is coming off a trip to Honolulu where it was swept by Hawai’i in four straight games and has lost 10 of 11 games to Division I opponents. TCU is 16-4.