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Basketball Notebook: Rahon ‘ready to go’

by Staff

December 1, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor The San Diego State men’s basketball team faces St. Mary’s tonight at Viejas Arena, but it might not be at full strength. Take a look at an injury update and other notes as SDSU get...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Clements adjusting well on the Mesa

by Staff

November 29, 2010

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By Beau Bearden, Senior Staff Writer It’s no coincidence sophomore Courtney Clements joined the San Diego State women’s basketball team prior to the 2009-10 season. SDSU had recruited the guard during her prep career at Millikan High School in Long Beach. She just decided t...

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

by Staff

November 28, 2010

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By Beau Bearden, Senior Staff Writer 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 t...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Team’s early-season woes continue in Reno

by Staff

November 28, 2010

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By Eli Baldrige,  Staff Writer The San Diego State women’s basketball team was expected to do some great things this season. After receiving votes in both the AP and USA Today / ESPN polls prior to the season, SDSU ope...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Team?s early-season woes continue in Reno

by Staff

November 27, 2010

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The San Diego State women's basketball team was expected to do some great things this season. After receiving votes in both the AP and USA Today / ESPN polls prior to the season, SDSU opened up with three straight games at home. ...

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...

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...

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...

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Leonard shines in exhibition win

by Staff

November 9, 2010

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By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor The San Diego State men’s basketball team has affectionately dubbed sophomore forward Kawhi Leonard the “human ‘Avatar’” this offseason. Point Loma Nazarene found out why last night at Viejas Arena. Leonard scor...

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Bittersweet ending

by Heatherstone

April 2, 2010

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Glenn Connelly / Photo EditorThe term "scrappy" may come across as condescending, but it's hard to avoid the adjective when talking about the 11-seeded San Diego State women's basketball team's run in this year's NCAA Tournam...