The Daily Aztec

Wide receivers break slow rep on Pro Day

by Matt McClanahan

April 3, 2011

NFL scouts are obsessed with the 40-yard dash. Throughout the years, the timed sprint has served as a guillotine for draft prospects where only the speedy survive. So, when Vincent Brown ran a cringe-inducing 4.71-second 40-yard dash at the NFL combine in February, his draft stock plummeted. Suddenly, Brown’s outstanding...

Rocky Long announces signing class

by Edward Lewis

February 2, 2011

San Diego State football head coach Rocky Long announced his first recruiting class as head coach of SDSU. The class consisted of 23 players; 14 offensive and nine defensive. Check out the athletes below: Name            Position   Height...

New head coach filling out staff

by Agustin Gonzalez

January 24, 2011

Newly anointed football head coach Rocky Long has started to restock the coaching cupboard after former head coach Brady Hoke poached several assistants and took them along with him to Michigan. Early yesterday morning, a source...

Saw this coming a Rocky Long time ago

by Matt McClanahan

January 20, 2011

When a 6-foot-2-inch, 240-pound linebacker plopped down in front of me, I wondered if it was all contrived. A girl familiar with the football team said earlier that day the players were pissed at an author of a column in the campus newspaper...

FOOTBALL: Long ready to replace Hoke

by Edward Lewis

January 19, 2011

There wasn’t a team meeting, a farewell press conference or a tearful goodbye. Brady Hoke sent out a mass text message to his players, and with that, he was off. So long San Diego State, hello Michigan. “It was a long night of t...

FOOTBALL: Poinsettia Bowl champs

by Agustin Gonzalez

January 19, 2011

After San Diego State sunk Navy 35-14 in the Poinsettia Bowl, senior running back Brandon Sullivan stood on the field with his helmet in his hands — tears of joy streaming down his face. But they weren’t just any tears from an ...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs gearing up for Poinsettia Bowl

by Staff

December 8, 2010

By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor It's Dec. 8, and the San Diego State football team has practice tomorrow. That's weird because for as long as anyone around here can remember, December has been a month when SDSU players say goodbye and g...

FOOTBALL: Aztecs gearing up for Poinsettia Bowl

by Staff

December 8, 2010

By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor It’s Dec. 8, and the San Diego State football team has practice tomorrow. That’s weird because for as long as anyone around here can remember, December has been a month when SDSU play...

Hoke signs extension through 2015

by Staff

December 7, 2010

SDSU head coach Brady Hoke will receive a salary increase and new bonuses By Edward Lewis, Sports Editor San Diego State football head coach Brady Hoke has agreed, in principle, to an extension of his contract through 2015. Hoke will recei...

FOOTBALL: SDSU wins for the seniors in home finale

by Staff

November 28, 2010

Saturday’s blowout victory gives team its most wins in 33 years By Agustin Gonzalez, Assistant Sports Editor The San Diego State football team’s senior class has a “Big Three” on offense. And during senior night t...

FOOTBALL: SDSU wins for the seniors in home finale

by Staff

November 27, 2010

Antonio Zaragoza / Staff Photographer The San Diego State football team's senior class has a "Big Three" on offense. And during senior night they all combined in dominating fashion. Dynamic receivers DeMarco Sampson and Vincent Br...

FOOTBALL: Lindley’s big night not enough against Utah

by Staff

November 21, 2010

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...