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BASEBALL: Crabb keeps turning heads

by Staff

March 6, 2010

Filed under Sports

Ryan O'Sullivan's total pitch count for the year will remain at 12.San Diego State baseball's number two starting pitcher will probably not see the mound again for the rest of the season."As of now, he's been checked out by thr...

Without coach, dance team still successful

by Staff

February 28, 2010

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorIf the San Diego State dance team wasn't familiar with Murphy's Law that "whatever can go wrong, will go wrong," the team sure is now.But even with the head coach abandoning the team a month before the ...

BASEBALL: SDSU uses big rally to take down rivals

by Staff

February 28, 2010

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorIt all started with a walk.Down 4-0 in the top of the seventh, the San Diego State baseball team was able to start a rally that would tie the score and eventually serve as the catalyst for a win.S...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: SDSU lacks fan support despite big win totals

by Staff

December 6, 2009

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David J. Olender / Staff PhotographerWhen a team stays undefeated at home throughout an entire season, most people would assume the team's home-court advantage includes packed stands and thousands of screaming fans.But for the S...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Getting to know: Jessika Bradley

by Staff

December 6, 2009

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David J. Olender / Staff PhotographerName: Jessika BradleyPosition: ForwardNumber: 1Height: 6'3"Class: JuniorHigh School: Sacramento High SchoolHometown: SacramentoHow she fitsJessika Bradley makes the San Diego State women's ...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: SDSU gets swept against tough Paradise Jam foes

by Staff

November 28, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorBefore heading to the Virgin Islands to compete in the 2009 U.S Virgin Islands Paradise Jam last Thursday the San Diego State women's basketball team received good news. SDSU achieved its first top...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Thomas nets 21 points as Aztecs rout NAU

by Staff

November 28, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorIt's not often that a college basketball game is over in the first five minutes, but on Saturday, when the San Diego State men's basketball team faced off against Northern Arizona, by the time fiv...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs finish 2009 season on a low note

by Staff

November 28, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorFor the second time in three weeks, the San Diego State football team had at least a 17-point lead and lost. For the fourth time in four weeks, SDSU stumbled and found a way to lose a game.Now, for ...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: ‘Ugly win’ good enough against the Wildcats

by Staff

November 22, 2009

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David J. Olender / Staff PhotographerThere were 51 turnovers, a total of 72 missed field goals and a combined free-throw percentage of 63.3. As Arizona women's basketball head coach Niya Butts put it, "That was pretty ugly."Even w...

VOLLEYBALL: Brigham Young beats SDSU on Senior Day

by Staff

November 22, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorIn front of a large crowd, the San Diego State volleyball team looked to send off its seniors with a win against BYU on Senior Day.SDSU battled throughout the match, but the Cougars proved to be too muc...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs clinch fifth-straight losing season

by Staff

November 22, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorWith a three-point loss to Wyoming last week, the San Diego State football team's chances at a bowl game looked unlikely.After this week's 38-7 trouncing in Salt Lake City, it was official.SDSU's (4-7,...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Aztecs’ home gets scoreboard facelift

by Staff

October 19, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorSan Diego State men's basketball sophomore forward Tim Shelton has never been a wristband- or headband-wearing guy. He's always preferred a more humble basketball game attire.But now that SDSU's Vieja...