Beatbox 10-17-2011

by Antonio Morales

Basketball tickets

Single-game tickets for San Diego State men’s basketball will go on sale to the general public next Wednesday.
Tickets will be $30 for chair-back seats and $20 for general admission. The last day to purchase season tickets is Friday.

There will be 21 home games for SDSU this season, including two exhibition games.
The 21 home contests will be the most in school history.

The general public can buy single-game tickets by calling 619-283-SDSU, visiting or visiting Window E at Qualcomm Stadium.


Football midseason honors

Thirteen Aztecs earned midseason recognition from Phil Steele’s College Football Magazine.
Sophomore running back Ronnie Hillman, wide receiver Colin Lockett and tight end Gavin Escobar all earned first-team Mountain West honors for their play on offense through the first six games.

Senior defensive lineman Jerome Long, linebacker Miles Burris, defensive back Larry Parker, junior defensive back Leon McFadden and sophomore defensive back Nat Berhe gained first-team all-MWC honors.
Junior offensive lineman Nik Embernate made all-MW second team, while Alec Johnson and Kurtis Gunther were named to the third team.

Freshman linebacker Jake Fely earned third-team honors on defense.
Senior punter Brian Stahovich was named to the third team for special teams.

—Compiled by Sports editor Antonio Morales.