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ICE HOCKEY: San Jose State next for SDSU ice hockey

by Staff

October 19, 2009

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Nicholas Santiago / Staff PhotographerChris Wolfinger had just made it. He was playing in his first college hockey game as a freshman against UNLV for the San Diego State ice hockey team. But when the game was finished, so were at ...

MEN’S SOCCER: Aztecs knock off No. 6 California at home

by Staff

October 19, 2009

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Bryan Koci / Staff PhotographerThe scene was all too familiar: a one-goal lead stolen away in the final minutes of regulation, forcing overtime against a nationally ranked team because of a controversial call.The crowd at the SDSU Sp...

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...

VOLLEYBALL: SDSU gets first sweep in nearly two months

by Staff

October 18, 2009

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Kallie Larson / Staff PhotographerIt had been almost two months since the San Diego State volleyball team recorded a 3-0 sweep.On Aug. 28, SDSU swept Seattle in its season opener, but in the Aztecs' 16 matches since, they've lo...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs hang tough against No.18 Cougars

by Staff

October 18, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorIn what was possibly the best game of his young career, it was Ryan Lindley's one big mistake that may have cost his team the upset victory.With the San Diego State football team tied 14-14 with No...

FOOTBALL: BYU’s Hall puts on a clinic against SDSU

by Staff

October 18, 2009

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorLast Tuesday, San Diego State football head coach Brady Hoke said BYU senior quarterback Max Hall was "one of the best two or three quarterbacks in this country."On Saturday, Hall showed why.In a ...

CROSS COUNTRY: Aztecs place low despite their individual success

by Staff

September 27, 2009

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Five runners for the San Diego State cross country team all set personal bests for this year on Saturday, but had a tough time executing the plan laid out by the coaches. With two new coaches and a young squad, the focus this ...

MEN’S SOCCER: Freshman works to rebound from injury

by Staff

September 21, 2009

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Bryan Koci / Staff PhotographerForty-eight minutes into his third collegiate game for the San Diego State men's soccer team, Devon Sandoval knew everything was going to be just fine. The freshman forward could feel nothing but re...

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Aztecs win physical battle against 49ers

by Staff

September 21, 2009

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Nicholas Santiago / Staff PhotographerIt took a while to heat up, but once it did, there were some flaring tempers.In its Sunday afternoon game, the San Diego State women's soccer team steered clear of wild activity from the visit...

MEN’S SOCCER: Getting to know: Devon Sandoval

by Staff

September 14, 2009

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Bryan Koci, Staff PhotographerName: Devon SandovalPosition: ForwardNumber: 29Height / Weight: 6-1 / 200Class: FreshmanHigh School: EldoradoHometown: Albuquerque, N.M.How he fitsSandoval is a big body up front for the San Diego ...

CLUB SPORTS: ‘Muchachas’ fling Frisbees with the best

by Staff

September 14, 2009

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Courtesy of the SDSU Women?s Ultimate Frisbee Club TeamBefore they were the San Diego State women's ultimate Frisbee club team, they were a ragtag bunch of Frisbee flingers who'd eventually call themselves the Muchachas de la ...

FOOTBALL: Blunders on special teams cripple SDSU

by Staff

September 5, 2009

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Glenn Connelly, Photo EditorPASADENA 8212; San Diego State sophomore quarterback Ryan Lindley throws a 78-yard bomb to receiver Vincent Brown and the text messages start flowing in."Got to like this game so far," one reads."W...