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Air Force's Jalen Robinette runs the ball in for a touchdown during the 2016 NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl in Tucson, Arizona on Dec. 30, 2016.<br>Bill Evans/U.S. Air Force

Air Force football star Jalen Robinette's graduation placed on hold

Football standout Jalen Robinette did not graduate with his Air Force class Wednesday. The academy released a statement, saying his graduation and commission were on hold for reasons unrelated to his professional football pursuits or any criminal wrongdoing.

CBS to remain TV home for Army-Navy game through 2028

CBS Sports and the service academies on Thursday announced a 10-year agreement that extends the network's media rights deal for the annual football rivalry game. The Army-Navy game has been aired on CBS every year since 1996.

'It's going to take at least a month or two': Agents working to re-open pro doors to Air Force athletes

An Air Force athletic department spokesman laughed out loud at the suggestion. But was it really that far-fetched?


Military policy toward athletes turning pro depends on who's giving the orders

Fielding teams at the top tier of college sports — most prominently, football — has long been a point of pride for Army, Navy and Air Force, but over the past several decades, officials overseeing the academies have responded in starkly different ways when the pros have come calling.

Air Force's Ryan Watson set for tryout with NFL's Cardinals after bizarre draft experience

As of Thursday afternoon, no members of the Air Force's football team had signed with teams or accepted invitations to camps due to a new rule instated by the Pentagon prohibiting players from participating in professional athletics until they have completed their military service.

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Holy Cross baseball sweeps Army in Patriot League semifinal series

Holy Cross (20-25), the No. 2 seed, will face the winner of the other semifinal series between top-seeded Navy and No. 4 Bucknell next weekend.

Navy men's lacrosse rallies past No. 6 Army

Senior defenseman Chris Fennell had a huge game for Navy (6-7, 4-4), which clinched a berth in the six-team Patriot League Tournament. Army (10-2, 6-1) suffered its first conference loss.

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