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Matt-er of fact: What if the Aztecs upset No. 25 Missouri?

by Staff

September 13, 2010

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File Photo Even at San Diego State, where being a long shot is commonplace, there is a suppressed hope for the unlikely and always a threat of getting suspended in football's anticipation freefall. Missouri is the big favorite th...

Matt-er of Fact: Aztecs don?t learn much from Nicholls State

by Staff

September 6, 2010

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David Olender OK, wow. Big whoop. San Diego State is so tough it can mercilessly beat an armless fat kid before squeezing him into a gutter outside Qualcomm Stadium. And this is what we've learned about SDSU in its thrashing of N...

Women’s Soccer:SDSU ties another one

by Staff

September 6, 2010

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Stephen Finlayson, Staff Photographer Sunday afternoon's game was a frustrating one for the San Diego State women's soccer team (1-3-2). Despite dominating the game statistically, SDSU could not get a win against Utah State (2-1-2), and afte...

Men’s Soccer: Captain comes through

by Staff

September 6, 2010

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In order to get its first win of the season, the San Diego State men's soccer team needed to rely on the heroics of senior tri-captain Raymundo Reza on Sunday evening. The forward netted two goals and one assist in a 3-2 win...

Women?s Soccer: SDSU ties another one

by Staff

September 6, 2010

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Stephen Finlayson, Staff Photographer Sunday afternoon's game was a frustrating one for the San Diego State women's soccer team (1-3-2). Despite dominating the game statistically, SDSU could not get a win against Utah State (2-1-2), and afte...

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by Staff

August 23, 2010

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ug. 29, 2005: Hurricane Katrina makes landfall in southeast Louisiana. It was supposed to be a Category Three hurricane; one not expected to cause excessive damage. But the levee system in New Orleans was weak. And the Catego...

BEATBOX: 08-02-10

by Staff

August 1, 2010

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File PhotoSDSU picked to finish sixthLike the rest of the Mountain West Conference, the San Diego State football team's brass packed its bags and headed out to Las Vegas for MWC Media Day last week.Head coach Brady Hoke, wide recei...

BASEBALL: Blackburn extends hit streak in 21-12 win

by Staff

April 26, 2010

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorSan Diego State baseball senior infielder Mitch Blackburn had a 16-game hitting streak heading into this weekend. After SDSU finished smashing Wagner on Sunday morning, 21-12, Blackburn raised that stre...

FOOTBALL: MWC news and notes from the 2010 NFL Draft

by Staff

April 26, 2010

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorThe San Diego State football team didn't have a player drafted in the NFL Draft for the first time since 2007. Still, the Mountain West Conference had a successful weekend. Take a look at some of the...

MATT’S MUSINGS: Wheelchair soccer team brings the Heat

by Staff

April 26, 2010

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Courtesy of Travis PerreiraWhen I first met 32-year-old Travis Perreira, he was doing shoulder exercises in the Fitness Clinic for the Physically Disabled at San Diego State.Travis, born with a condition called cerebral palsy, is an SD...

SOFTBALL: Offense leads Aztecs in perfect weekend

by Staff

April 12, 2010

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As junior shortstop Jen Wisneski entered the dugout after her solo home run to lead off the bottom of the sixth, she had a question for her coach. "Was that one a strike?" Wisneski asked.She had struck out looking the at-bat befor...

BASEBALL: SDSU picks up win, sweeps Air Force

by Staff

April 12, 2010

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorThe San Diego State baseball team's totals this weekend resembled those of a football game. In the course of the three-game series at high elevation, SDSU scored 38 runs against Air Force in Colora...