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WOMEN’S TENNIS: Despite losing effort, Aztecs find solace in close-scoring matches

by Staff

February 9, 2009

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David J. Olender / Photo EditorWhile the 6-1 final score might not reflect it, the San Diego State women's tennis team exceeded its expectations against No. 2-ranked California on Friday afternoon."I felt that we had a really good mat...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Mountain West Conference Standings

by Staff

January 21, 2009

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Team Conf Overall TCU 4-1 13-6 SDSU 3-1 13-4 Utah 3-1 ...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: SDSU strikes Alaska gold

by Staff

November 30, 2008

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David J. Olender / Photo EditorEntering as prohibitive favorites to win the Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout, the San Diego State men's basketball team got a quick reality check.Down by eight at halftime against Western Carol...

WOMEN?S BASKETBALL: SDSU routed by No. 1

by Staff

November 23, 2008

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For those who aren't familiar with the San Diego State women's basketball team, Thursday's game against No. 1-ranked Connecticut went according to plan.SDSU, a developing team from a mid-major conference, traveled across the coun...

VOLLEYBALL: Home finale for Warner

by Staff

November 23, 2008

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Peterson Gym is one of the most storied buildings on Montezuma Mesa.Open since 1961, it's seen its fair share of athletic events and moving performances.But Thursday night, "The Pete" played host to one of the most emotional ...

Chuck Long out as head coach

by Staff

November 22, 2008

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Not even a 42-21 victory on Senior Night could save Chuck Long's job.Despite an impressive win against a UNLV team fighting for bowl eligibility Saturday night, the San Diego State football team's head coach was fired yesterda...

FOOTBALL: Injury can?t keep senior guard off the field

by Staff

November 22, 2008

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David J. Olender / Photo EditorMike Schmidt wouldn't go as far as to say unsung, but on a team full of seniors such as wide receiver Darren Mougey, running back Tyler Campbell and linebacker Russell Allen, Schmidt knows where he ...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs finish season with first MWC win

by Staff

November 22, 2008

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David J. Olender / Photo EditorWith less than 18,000 people in attendance at Qualcomm Stadium (closer to 10,000 if you don't count the thousands of elementary school students who were there to perform at halftime or the parents who w...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Spain shines as Aztecs roll over Bulldogs

by Staff

November 22, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorWhen Kyle Spain left his feet, fighting off two members of the Fresno State men's basketball team, he couldn't quite gain possession of the offensive rebound.The ball, swatted almost simu...

MEN’S SOCCER: Senior Day brings rival

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorSaturday should be about as intense a game as you'll see from the San Diego State men's soccer team.The emotions of Senior Day, the frustrations of a difficult year and the underdog feeling tha...

The missing spark

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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Glenn Connelly / Assistant Photo EditorIn 2006, Jené Morris was playing in her first year at Cal, having one of the best freshman seasons in the entire Pac-10 Conference. Morris started the majority of the games for the Golden...

FORCASTING THE MOUNTAIN:11-13-08

by Staff

November 12, 2008

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