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Then-junior guard Malachi Flynn celebrates after cutting down a piece of the hoop following the Aztecs' 82-59 win over New Mexico on Feb. 11. The win culminated in the Aztecs claiming the Mountain West Conference regular season title.

Malachi Flynn selected 29th overall by Toronto Raptors in 2020 NBA Draft

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor // November 18, 2020

When former San Diego State men’s basketball guard Malachi Flynn initially transferred to SDSU, he came south from his Pacific Northwest home in Tacoma,...

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Then-junior forward Matt Mitchell celebrates after a play during the Aztecs' 82-59 win over New Mexico on Feb. 11 at Viejas Arena.

Men’s basketball announces 2020-21 season schedule

by Kyle Betz, Sports Editor // November 17, 2020

San Diego State men’s basketball announced its 2020-21 season schedule Tuesday – just eight days before the team tips off its first game. An initial...

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Then-sophomore forward Nathan Mensah attempts a one-handed shot over a Tennessee State defender during the Aztecs' 62-49 win over the Tigers on Nov. 25, 2019 at Viejas Arena.

Fall Camp update: Aztecs play five-on-five, non-conference schedule and status of Mensah

by Kyle Betz, Sports Editor // October 23, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic was the catalyst that cut San Diego State men’s basketball’s season short in March, when the NCAA Tournament was canceled due...

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SDSU men's basketball head coach Brian Dutcher cuts the nets after defeating New Mexico for the Mountain West regular-season title on Feb. 11 at Viejas Arena.

Men’s basketball signs Brian Dutcher to three-year extension

by Kyle Betz, Sports Editor // September 4, 2020

In 2017-18, first-year San Diego State men’s basketball head coach Brian Dutcher led the Aztecs to a Mountain West Conference tournament win and an NCAA...

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Then-junior forward Matt Mitchell attempts a jump shot over a Colorado State defender during the Aztecs' 66-60 win over the Rams on Feb. 25 at Viejas Arena.

Column: Who could start for the Aztecs in 2020-21?

by Jason Freund, Staff Writer // June 24, 2020

The deed of replacing three starters from arguably the greatest team to don a San Diego State men’s basketball jersey is an unenviable one. For head...

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Senior guard KJ Feagin celebrates before cutting down a piece of the net after the Aztecs'  82-59 win over New Mexico on Feb. 11 at Viejas Arena. With the victory, SDSU claimed the Mountain West Conference regular-season title.

Writer’s roundtable: The five biggest ‘what ifs’ regarding the Aztecs’ historic season

by The Daily Aztec Sports Staff // May 13, 2020

About two months have passed since life came to a sudden halt. Businesses, schools, concerts and sporting events, including March Madness, were some of...

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Matt Mitchell to test NBA draft process

by Kyle Betz, Assistant Sports Editor // April 26, 2020

San Diego State men’s basketball forward Matt Mitchell decided he will test the waters of the NBA by entering his name for the upcoming draft without...

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Ernie Anderson was inducted into the Aztecs Hall of Fame in 2018.

Obituary: Aztecs Hall of Fame photographer, Ernie Anderson, passes away at 73

by Breven Honda, Staff Writer // April 17, 2020

From picture to picture, longtime photographer Ernie Anderson found a way to capture San Diego State Athletics for more than five decades. If you can...

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Aztecs’ Malachi Flynn forgoes senior season, enters NBA Draft

by Breven Honda, Staff Writer // April 17, 2020

San Diego State men’s basketball junior guard Malachi Flynn was on edge with one of the biggest decisions he has ever made. Does he go to the NBA...

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Junior forward Matt Mitchell flexes in celebration after a chance to complete a three-point play against New Mexico on Feb. 11 at Viejas Arena.

Three takeways from Matt Mitchell’s Twitter takeover

by Kyle Betz, Assistant Sports Editor // April 8, 2020

San Diego State men’s basketball junior forward Matt Mitchell hosted a Twitter takeover on the official men’s basketball Twitter account Tuesday afternoon. Mitchell...

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Aztecs head coach Brian Dutcher picks up commitment from another grad transfer guard for the second year in a row. Last year, it was KJ Feagin.

Grad transfer guard from CSUN commits to San Diego State

by Amber Salas, Staff Writer // April 7, 2020

Former Cal State Northridge guard Terrell Gomez will be the newest member of the San Diego State men’s basketball team. Gomez announced the news via...

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Junior forward Matt Mitchell completes a tomahawk dunk over Lobos junior guard Keith McGee.

Column: Ranking the five best games from SDSU’s historic 2019-20 season

by Brandon Freed, Staff Writer // April 3, 2020

The San Diego State men’s basketball team had arguably its best season in program history. The Aztecs were able to accomplish their best regular season...

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