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2008 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

by Staff

September 3, 2008

Filed under Sports

The transition from high school to college can be tough for any freshmen, but when Division I collegiate athletics are involved, it can be even more difficult.So when the San Diego State women's soccer team welcomed 10 freshmen th...

AZTEC UPDATE

by Staff

September 2, 2008

Filed under Sports

Aztecs reeling from injuriesAs if losing to Cal Poly for the second time in three years wasn't bad enough, the San Diego State football team also lost several key players because of injuries in Saturday night's game. Former tigh...

CROSS COUNTRY: Season-opening race sets tone for the year

by Staff

September 2, 2008

Filed under Sports

When a team is anointed as an "underdog," one of two things happens.Either they will live up to their title, come up short and lose like everyone expected them to or they'll take it as an insult and become more inspired and m...

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Late goal lifts Aztecs

by Staff

September 2, 2008

Filed under Sports

The transition from high school to college can be tough for any freshmen, but when Division I collegiate athletics are involved, it can be even more difficult.So when the San Diego State women's soccer team welcomed 10 freshmen th...

LEWIS’ LAW: Long keeps commitment to academics a priority

by Staff

September 2, 2008

Filed under Sports

The response from Chuck Long wasn't definitive enough to believe it was true.The San Diego State football team head coach's one word answer, "No," just lacked a certain emphasis.There just wasn't enough force and truthfulness beh...

THE MOUNTAIN WEST RUNDOWN

by Staff

September 1, 2008

Filed under Sports

On Saturday, while the San Diego State football team had its hands full with Cal Poly at home in San Diego, other Mountain West Conference teams were battling it out across the country:Air Force 41 vs. Southern Utah 7 The Falcons hav...

SHANNON’S SHOUTOUT: Lindley overshadows a disappointing evening

by Staff

September 1, 2008

Filed under Sports

The highlights will show a 21-yard field goal as time expired. Every article will mention the five turnovers. And of course, people won't stop talking about Ryan Lindley's debut performance.But for me, the story of the San Die...

VOLLEYBALL: SDSU comes up short in tourney

by Staff

September 1, 2008

Filed under Sports

Heading into the weekend, the San Diego State volleyball team knew the Aztec Invitational wasn't going to be easy.Facing UC Irvine, Albany and USD, SDSU wasn't getting its hopes up for a perfect weekend.And while the Aztecs hit...

MEN’S SOCCER: Byrns comeback means big things

by Staff

September 1, 2008

Filed under Sports

While the 2007 season had all the makings of a special year for the San Diego State men's soccer team, all of that changed in a matter of minutes in a game against future Pac-10 conference champion California.The team had no ch...