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SDSU staying in MW

by Ryan Schuler

January 17, 2013

Filed under Sports

It’s official. San Diego State will be rejoining the Mountain West Conference in all sports next year. SDSU was reinstated after the Mountain West’s board of directors voted to allow the Aztecs to return to the MWC this...

Preview: Aztecs vs. Bruins

by Alex Riggins

December 2, 2012

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Backcourt Aztecs: Junior guard Jamaal Franklin has been both brilliant and erratic this season. He’s averaging 18.6 points and 10.6 rebounds per game, but also turning the ball over five times per game. Junior guard Xavier T...

SDSU to take on USC at home

by Logan Burns

December 2, 2012

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Backcourt Aztecs: Led by Mountain West Conference Player of the Week Courtney Clements, the Aztec backcourt has proven to be the driving force behind the Aztecs’ early success this season. Clements averages 17.6 points a game,...

Missouri loses big to Aztecs

by Matt Kenyon

November 19, 2012

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The No. 25 Aztecs moved to 2-1 in the season after defeating Missouri State 60-44 on Saturday as a part of the Mountain West-Missouri Valley Challenge. The 16-point loss was the largest home game loss the Bears have suffered at home s...

SDSU falls to Syracuse on USS Midway

by Staff

November 13, 2012

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Matt Kenyon, Staff Wrter Antonio Zaragoza, Editor in Chief The Aztecs faced Syracuse for the second time in history on Veterans Day Sunday aboard the USS Midway, an aircraft carrier that has seen more than half ...

Hopkins shows off skills on and off the court

by Adriana Bush

November 8, 2012

Filed under Sports

From Nevada to North Carolina to Southern California, senior point guard Chelsea Hopkins has made the San Diego State women’s basketball team her final home. Hopkins is a leader who has proven she can adapt to any court, while pursui...

Tapley ready to leave his mark in final season

by Ryan Schuler

November 8, 2012

Filed under Sports

The exhibition game was all but over against a lowly Division II University of California, San Diego team. The Aztecs led by 28 points and there were few things left for San Diego State fans, players and coaches to cheer for with less t...

Basketball has fans excited

by Matt Kenyon

October 15, 2012

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Hoards of college basketball fans lined up outside of Viejas Arena Friday night for a chance to catch a first glimpse of the 2012-13 Aztec basketball teams. The Madness on the Mesa event featured the men’s and women’...

SDSU set for showdown with Syracuse

by Antonio Morales

April 4, 2012

Filed under Sports

There are always big-time non-conference games in college basketball. And then there are big-time non-conference games that happen to be played on the USS Midway Museum flight deck on Veteran’s Day against a Big East power. Yest...

SDSU overcomes CSU, earns title game trip

by Antonio Morales

March 9, 2012

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LAS VEGAS-- A little more than 24 hours after one of the most dramatic victories of its season, the San Diego State men’s basketball team decided to take an approach to victory that was easier on the heartbeat. SDSU recei...