The Daily Aztec

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Aztecs unveil banner, win first home game

by Staff

November 27, 2010

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Last year, the San Diego State men's basketball team was unstoppable in the Mountain West Conference Tournament. As a No. 4 seed, SDSU went undefeated en route to winning the conference tournament with a 55-45 win on UNLV's ho...

FOOTBALL: Lindley’s big night not enough against Utah

by Staff

November 21, 2010

Filed under Sports

SDSU suffers another close loss to a ranked team and fails to stay perfect at home By Agustin Gonzalez, Assistant Sports Editor On a wet Saturday evening at Qualcomm Stadium, nothing, not the rain, a slick football o...

FORECASTING THE MOUNTAIN: 11-18-10

by Staff

November 18, 2010

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Editor’s note: Each week, The Daily Aztec will pick the winners of every Mountain West Conference game. SATURDAY, NOV. 20: San Diego State vs. Utah, New Mexico at BYU, Colorado State at Wyoming, Air Force at UNLV Name...

FOOTBALL: UTAH PREVIEW

by Staff

November 18, 2010

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At A Glance: Who: SDSU vs. Utah What: The Aztecs will try to beat a ranked opponent for the second time this season. Where: Qualcomm Stadium When: 7 p.m. PT, Saturday TV: The Mtn. Radio: AM 600 KOGO (San Dieg...

FOOTBALL: Goal-driven Aztecs looking for 10 wins

by Staff

November 18, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor Motivated. Improved. Good. Better. There are hundreds of adjectives that can be used to describe this year’s version of the San Diego State football team. But one outlasts them...

BEAU KNOWS: The quadpod does Long Beach

by Staff

November 15, 2010

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By Beau Bearden, Senior Staff Writer The night before the journey to Long Beach for the San Diego State men’s basketball team’s season opener, I decided a running diary was in order. Not only was it the first The Da...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Dixon leads Bruins in sloppy defensive battle

by Staff

November 15, 2010

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Despite leading at halftime, the Aztecs lost to No. 15 UCLA last friday By Eli Baldrige, Staff Writer On Friday, the San Diego State women’s basketball team played in a game where points were hard to come by. “In a g...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs fall just short of historic upset

by Staff

November 15, 2010

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Lindley and co. hang 35 points on the nation’s top defense, but can’t finish By Agustin Gonzalez, Assistant Sports Editor No one outside of Montezuma Mesa gave the San Diego State football team a chance to upset No. 3 TCU on Saturday. But in a roller coaster game in Fort Worth, Texas, SDSU almost did, losing...

MEN’S SOCCER: SDSU can’t hang with No. 8 UCLA in 3-1 loss

by Staff

November 15, 2010

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By Miranda Valenzuela, Contributor On Saturday afternoon, the SDSU Sports Deck was packed with lively UCLA and San Diego State fans as the eighth-ranked Bruins defeated SDSU 3-1 on Senior Day. While the Aztecs (10-7-2, 3-6-1 P...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Rahon’s sharp shooting leads to first win

by Staff

November 15, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor LONG BEACH —- Head coach Steve Fisher and the San Diego State men’s basketball team knew they were going to need sophomore guard James Rahon’s 3-ball to win them at least one game this season. They just weren’t expecting to need it in ...

BASKETBALL PREVIEW: SDSU, this is your captain speaking

by Staff

November 10, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor D.J. Gay couldn't say no, because this wasn't a question. It was more like an order. "D.J.," head coach Steve Fisher said to Gay one afternoon last spring in his office at San Diego State. "Whether you want ...

BASKETBALL PREVIEW: This is the year for this fantasy team

by Staff

November 10, 2010

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By Matt McClanahan, Staff Columnist If I'm playing beer pong and there is only one cup remaining on my end, the last person I want to see across the table is D.J. Gay. The 6-foot, San Diego State point guard is more clutch than Chuck Norris' fis...