The Daily Aztec

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Thomas, Aztecs rout Cowboys in Laramie

by Agustin Gonzalez

March 2, 2011

Filed under Sports

Although the Wyoming men’s basketball team looked drastically different than the one San Diego State trampled at Viejas Arena earlier this year, the end result was the same. Senior forward Malcolm Thomas had 15 points and 11 rebounds and Brian Carlwell came...

‘Vocal’ Johnson leads team in beats per game

by Eli Baldrige

March 1, 2011

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Minutes before the New Mexico game at The Pit, the San Diego State women’s basketball team was going through its normal routine. Stretching, focusing, rapping ... Yes, rapping. Senior forward Jessika Bradley creates a new rap for each game. In this particular freestyle, ...

BEAT BOX: SDSU slides in major college basketball polls

by Edward Lewis

February 28, 2011

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The San Diego State men’s basketball team wasn’t sure how far it would fall in the national rankings after its disappointing loss to BYU on Saturday. Yesterday morning, SDSU found out its slide down the polls wasn’t too...

Alleged line cutting dampens big game buzz

by Agustin Gonzalez

February 28, 2011

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With hated rival BYU coming to town in what was arguably the most highly anticipated home game in San Diego State history, there was unparalleled excitement around campus last week. Enthusiastic students started lining up last Wednesday morning to get t...

Aztecs jam Jimmer; Crowd gets ugly

by Edward Lewis

February 28, 2011

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For the second time this season, the San Diego State men’s basketball team was forced to put another mark in the loss column. And for the second time in 29 games, SDSU had to do it after falling to BYU. Take a look at some of...

BYU tops SDSU in national spotlight

by Agustin Gonzalez

February 28, 2011

Filed under Sports

After the San Diego State men’s basketball team left Provo, Utah with a loss to BYU earlier this season, SDSU fans collectively went to their calendars and circled Saturday, Feb. 26, when the Cougars were scheduled to come to San Diego ...

Late game surge nets Cougars the victory

by Eli Baldrige

February 28, 2011

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The San Diego State women’s basketball team’s winning streak is back at zero. After a dominating first half, SDSU surrendered its lead to first-place BYU in the final minutes of the game and lost 56-52 in Provo, Utah. The...

LIVE In-Game Twitter: SDSU vs. BYU

by Edward Lewis

February 26, 2011

Filed under Sports

Follow Sports Editor Edward Lewis (@edwardflewis) and Assistant Sports Editor Agustin Gonzalez (@agustin_aztecs) as they live in-game tweet tonight's San Diego State men's basketball game against BYU....

White wants BYU’s Fredette

by Matt McClanahan

February 25, 2011

Filed under Sports

San Diego State’s basketball team was flying h­ome from its game against Air Force when starting senior forward Billy White asked for the toughest job in America come Saturday. White asked to guard Player of the Year candi...

Despite concerns, The Show goes on

by Edward Lewis

February 24, 2011

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D.J. Gay meant the comment as a lighthearted, encouraging, funny statement. After San Diego State’s captain said it though, it likely opened up a Pandora’s Box of horrors for SDSU’s Athletic Department. “I would ask The Show to come up with the funniest, craziest things they can come up with to help distract Jimmer at t...

Aztecs prepping for BYU showdown

by Eli Baldrige

February 24, 2011

Filed under Sports

The San Diego State women’s basketball team was looking for a turning point. SDSU was struggling in conference play and in no shape to defend its Mountain West Conference championship at the beginning of the month. But after...

Aztecs move to No. 4

by Edward Lewis

February 21, 2011

Filed under Sports

The San Diego State men’s basketball team’s victory against Air Force on Saturday morning wasn’t pretty. But apparently it was convincing enough to the pollsters in at least one poll. SDSU moved to No. 4 in the ESPN...