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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Aztecs run over Gauchos, stay undefeated

by Staff

January 12, 2011

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By Agustin Gonzalez, Assistant Sports Editor Following the narrow win against Cal Poly, San Diego State head coach Steve Fisher said the team was "running in mud" on offense and "couldn't throw (the ball) into the ocean." After Saturday night's 90-64 win against UC ...

POINSETTIA BOWL: Hillman, Aztecs party like it’s 1969

by Staff

December 24, 2010

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SDSU wins its first bowl game in 41 years By Agustin Gonzalez, Assistant Sports Editor After San Diego State sunk Navy 35-14 in the Poinsettia Bowl, senior running back Brandon Sullivan stood on the field with his helmet in his hands — tears of joy streaming down his face. But they weren't just any ...

MATT-ER OF FACT: Hoke is staying, what about Burris?

by Staff

December 21, 2010

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By Matt McClanahan, Staff Columnist Following San Diego State head coach Brady Hoke's press conference today, I spoke with prolific junior linebacker Miles Burris who said he hasn't consulted with NFL agents, and that he'll return for his senior season....

MEN’S BASKETBALL: White’s career night powers Aztecs in win

by Staff

December 18, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor Silence the critics. Answer the questions. Turn the doubters into believers. The San Diego State men's basketball team is officially the real deal. SDSU went into the McCarthey Athlet...

SON OF A PITCH: Message to the team: Crush the Utes

by Staff

December 18, 2010

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By Agustin Gonzalez, Assistant Sports Editor Dear San Diego State football players, What's up? I've wanted to personally meet all of you, but the bright lights and rapid-fire questioning at postgame press conferences don'...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Aztecs move to 9-0 for first time ever

by Staff

December 9, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor San Diego State arguably played its worst half of the season last night against Cal. It also arguably played its best half of the season. And when it was all said and done, SD...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Well-rested SDSU squad rolls the Waves

by Staff

December 9, 2010

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By Eli Baldrige, Staff Writer The rest paid off for the San Diego State women's basketball team. After a rare weeklong break in its schedule, SDSU (3-4) played its best game of the season and beat Pepperdine (5-5) ...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs gearing up for Poinsettia Bowl

by Staff

December 8, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor It's Dec. 8, and the San Diego State football team has practice tomorrow. That's weird because for as long as anyone around here can remember, December has been a month when SDSU players say goodbye and g...

MATT-ER OF FACT: Hoke is staying, what about Burris?

by Staff

December 8, 2010

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By Matt McClanahan, Staff Columnist Following San Diego State head coach Brady Hoke's press conference today, I spoke with prolific junior linebacker Miles Burris who said he hasn't consulted with NFL agents, and that he'll return for his senior season....

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Fisher ‘excited’ for Hoke’s extension

by Staff

December 8, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor Steve Fisher has shared part of the Aztec Athletics Center with four football head coaches in his 12-year tenure as head coach of San Diego State’s men’s basketball team.  He’s seen SDSU football lose a lot of games. So, like most Aztec fans, he was happy ...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs gearing up for Poinsettia Bowl

by Staff

December 8, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor It’s Dec. 8, and the San Diego State football team has practice tomorrow. That’s weird because for as long as anyone around here can remember, December has been a month when SDSU play...

Hoke signs extension through 2015

by Staff

December 7, 2010

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SDSU head coach Brady Hoke will receive a salary increase and new bonuses By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor San Diego State football head coach Brady Hoke has agreed, in principle, to an extension of his contract through 2015. Hoke will recei...