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FORCASTING THE MOUNTAIN:11-13-08

by Staff

November 12, 2008

Filed under Sports

Editor's note: Each week, The Daily Aztec will pick the winners of every Mountain West Conference game.

KEY MATCHUPS

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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MCT Campuswhen the aztecs have the ball: Despite giving up a costly fourth-quarter fumble to BYU this past Saturday, San Diego State wideout Darren Mougey (above left) has remained the one constant on a struggling SDSU offense. T...

Create-a-player

by Staff

November 12, 2008

Filed under Sports

GENDER: MALEBRAINS: MATT THOMASSenior guard Matt Thomas returns after receiving another year of eligibility because of a back injury that ended his 2006-07 season after two games. This is his fifth season at SDSU, and he's played in 88...

THE BIG ISSUE

by Staff

November 12, 2008

Filed under Sports

As 28-point underdogs, the prognosticators are already predicting a Utah blowout this Saturday. However, don't write off the 1-9 San Diego State football team just yet. Playing with nothing to lose this weekend, SDSU might ju...

“Wade”-ing the waters

by Staff

November 12, 2008

Filed under Sports

Photos by Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorHow did Billy White get himself into this situation?What would possess him to agree to this?Did he really think it was a good idea?If he could do it all over, there's no way he...

FOOTBALL: Wyoming preview

by Staff

October 29, 2008

Filed under Sports

Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorAt a glance:Who: SDSU vs. WyomingWhat: The Aztecs open the second half of Mountain West Conference play against Wyoming.Where: War Memorial StadiumWhen: 11 a.m., SaturdayTV: The Mtn.Radio: AM...

MEN’S SOCCER: Hard year continues

by Staff

October 29, 2008

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David J. Olender / Photo EditorLev Kirshner thought his squad had defined an all-time low last year when the San Diego State men's soccer team won just one of its final eight games.The head coach might have to reach for a dict...

FOOTBALL: Colorado State preview

by Staff

October 22, 2008

Filed under Sports

Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo Editor and Courtesy of Colorado State AthleticsAt a Glance:Who: SDSU vs. Colorado StateWhat: The Aztecs host the Rams in the annual Homecoming game.Where: Qualcomm StadiumWhen: 6:30 p.m., Satur...

MEN’S GOLF: Aztecs finish in sixth place at Sycuan Invite

by Staff

October 21, 2008

Filed under Sports

Courtesy of Stan Liu / SDSU AthleticsGreat athletes never shy away from pressure; they covet it.At least that's the philosophy San Diego State men's golf team head coach Ryan Donovan preaches to all of his players."We try to kee...

POPE’S DOCTRINE: Fans need fire

by Staff

October 21, 2008

Filed under Sports

Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorBecause the vast majority of this section's readers barely skim the actual content en route to the sudoku puzzle, a lot of information goes largely unread.But one thing that probably stood...

CROSS COUNTRY: SDSU NorCal bound after third-place finish

by Staff

October 14, 2008

Filed under Sports

Andrew Huse / Staff PhotographerThere are plenty of obstacles that can derail even the best of runners.Sore legs and tired bodies are just a few, but one of the most difficult to overcome is the mental aspect of running.The S...

WOMEN’S GOLF: Last round today

by Staff

October 14, 2008

Filed under Sports

Ranked 77th in the nation in recent polls, San Diego State is trying to string together some successful tournaments in order to maintain and improve its current position. SDSU is involved in simultaneous tournaments this week; th...