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webmaster | 11/27/12

What many thought impossible in August became a reality for the Fresno State football team in November.

With a 48-15 stuffing of the Air Force Academy the Bulldogs (9-3, 7-1) captured a share of the 2012 Mountain West Championship, the first since 1999.

Fresno State head coach Tim DeRuyter used the same recipe he has all year to bring a home-cooked classic to the largest and loudest Red Wave crowd of the year: — a quick strike offense and ball-hawking defense.

DeRuyter said he was exhilarated for his team, his coaching staff and the 22 exceptional seniors...


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