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Review: Lee Isaac Chung’s “Minari” explores Korean-American family’s adjustment to new lifestyle

by Emily Forschen, Staff Writer March 9, 2021

“Remember what we promised each other when we got married?” Jacob Yi, played by Steven Yeun, asks his wife in a doctor’s office waiting room. “We said we would go to America and save each other.” Vibrant...

Then-junior forward Matt Mitchell pulls up for a mid-range shot during the Aztecs' 73-60 win over Air Force in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West tournament on March 5, 2020 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Column: One year later, it’s special for the Aztecs to be back

by Amber Salas, Senior Staff Writer March 8, 2021

San Diego State men’s basketball is gearing up for the most pivotal moments of the season as it heads into the Mountain West Conference tournament in Las Vegas this upcoming week.  The Aztecs hope...


Aztec Adventures encourages student wellness with virtual hiking competition

by Kayla Brown, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

With COVID-19 keeping students cooped up inside, there is a significant need to get outdoors. San Diego State’s Aztec Adventures is hosting a second month-long virtual hiking competition for March. According...

The San Diego State women's soccer team celebrates after its 3-2 win over Nevada on March 5, 2021 at the SDSU Sports Deck.

Watkins scores game-winner in Aztecs’ season opener

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor March 6, 2021

After transferring from the University of Oregon, San Diego State women’s soccer forward Claire Watkins was looking forward to finally getting the chance to play in front of friends and family this season. It...

Junior outfielder Matt Rudick makes contact with a pitch during the Aztecs' 8-4 win over Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 18, 2020 at Tony Gwynn Stadium.

Writer’s Roundtable: Baseball’s Mountain West play, no postseason

by Breven Honda, Senior Staff Writer March 6, 2021

San Diego State baseball is about to open Mountain West Conference play against Fresno State at Tony Gwynn Stadium on March 6. However, this year’s conference slate includes doubleheaders and no conference...

San Diego State women's tennis then-junior Tamara Arnold swings at the ball during the Aztecs' 4-3 loss to Hawaii on Feb. 19, 2020 at the SDSU Tennis Center.

Women’s tennis opens 2021 play, serves loss to UC Irvine

by Jason Freund, Staff Writer March 6, 2021

.For the first time in nearly a year, the San Diego State women’s tennis team played a competitive match of tennis. The team opened its 2021 season with a convincing 6-1 victory over UC Irvine on...

Plans for possible in-person commencement announced

Plans for possible in-person commencement announced

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Editor in Chief March 5, 2021

San Diego State grads could be celebrating in-person this May. Should conditions continue to improve and coronavirus cases continue to decline, the classes of 2020 and 2021 will have the option to participate...

San Diego State football senior linebacker Segun Olubi returns an interception for a touchdown during the Aztecs’ 34-10 win over Hawaii on Nov. 14 at Dignity Health Sports Park.

Football reveals schedule for 2021 season

by Andrew Finley, Staff Writer March 5, 2021

San Diego State football released its official schedule for the 2021 season on March 5, featuring 11 games starting on Sept. 4. The 2020 shortened schedule — which only featured Mountain West Conference...

San Diego State water polo senior utility Emily Bennett defends a UC Irvine player during the Aztecs' series against the then-No. 4 Anteaters on Feb. 20 at the Aztec Aquaplex.

Water polo hopes to bounce back after eight-game skid

by Emma Sidell, Contributor March 4, 2021

After starting its season with eight straight losses, San Diego State water polo hopes to rise to victory this weekend against Michigan at the Aztec Aquaplex. After dropping its first eight games to...

San Diego State women's basketball freshman forward Kim Villalobos jumps for the opening tip during the Aztecs’ 65-48 loss to the Lobos on Feb. 5, 2021 at Viejas Arena.

Aztecs omit March 4 game, get ready for Mountain West tournament

by Breven Honda, Senior Staff Writer March 4, 2021

Last week, San Diego State women’s basketball and the Mountain West Conference announced SDSU’s game against Utah State would be rescheduled for March 4.  That has changed.  Both the Aztecs...

San Diego State track and field then-junior runner Jalyn Harris competes during the Mountain West Indoor Championships on Feb. 27-29, 2020 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Track and field starts outdoor season, outpaces Utah

by Marco Perez, Contributor March 4, 2021

The San Diego State track and field team was triumphant in its first competition of the 2021 outdoor season with a 109-60 win over the University of Utah in a dual meet held on Feb. 25 at the Aztrack Sports...

The San Diego State men's basketball team huddles together before the Aztecs' 78-66 overtime win over Boise State on Feb. 25, 2021 at Viejas Arena.

CHAMPIONS: Aztecs claim back-to-back outright conference titles after defeating UNLV

by Luis Lopez, Assistant Sports Editor March 4, 2021

The 2020-21 season marks the 100th year of San Diego State men’s basketball.  At no point in the previous 100 years has the program accomplished what it did on Wednesday night.  The Aztecs (14-3,...

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