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San Diego State men's basketball head coach Brian Dutcher gives instructions to a player during the Aztecs' 69-67 win over Nevada on Jan. 9, 2021 at Viejas Arena.

An offseason day in the life of Brian Dutcher

by Amber Salas, Senior Staff Writer // April 16, 2021

San Diego State men’s basketball headed to the Indianapolis International Airport Saturday morning following its 78-62 loss to Syracuse in the First...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior forward Joshua Tomaić (left) and senior guard Trey Pulliam (right) pictured during the Aztecs’ 78-66 overtime win over Boise State on Feb. 25, 2021 at Viejas Arena.

Guess who’s back? Aztecs’ Pulliam and Tomaić returning for extra year 

by Luis Lopez, Assistant Sports Editor // April 14, 2021

San Diego State men’s basketball seniors, guard Trey Pulliam and forward Joshua Tomaić, announced they will be returning to the Aztecs for the 2021-22...

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Former California junior guard Matt Bradley announced his transfer to San Diego State on April 12 via Twitter.

Men’s basketball lands California transfer Matt Bradley

by Kyle Betz, Sports Editor // April 13, 2021

Three years ago, it was Malachi Flynn. Two years ago, it was KJ Feagin. Last season, it was Terrell Gomez. Now, it’s Matt Bradley. Bradley announced...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior forward Matt Mitchell guards Syracuse sophomore forward Quincy Guerrier during the Aztecs' 78-62 loss to the Orange during the first round of the NCAA Tournament on March 19, 2021 at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.

Syracuse upsets Aztecs in first round of NCAA Tournament

by Amber Salas, Senior Staff Writer // March 20, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS— No. 6 seed San Diego State men’s basketball came into Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis knowing it had a tough test ahead of it with...

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The San Diego State men's basketball team celebrates winning the Mountain West Conference tournament title over Utah State on March 13, 2021 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

LET’S DANCE: Aztecs selected as No. 6 seed in NCAA Tournament, face Syracuse in Midwest region

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor // March 18, 2021

After sweeping the Mountain West Conference regular season and tournament titles, San Diego State men’s basketball is already a “lock” for the 2021...

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The San Diego State men's basketball team celebrates with the Mountain West Conference tournament trophy after defeating Utah State 68-57 to become MWC tournament champions on March 13, 2021 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Third time’s the charm: Aztecs defeat Utah State to hoist Mountain West tournament trophy

by Kyle Betz and Luis Lopez // March 13, 2021

LAS VEGAS— No. 1 seed San Diego State men’s basketball achieved something it hasn’t in 10 years — win an outright regular-season Mountain West...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior guard Trey Pulliam attempts a layup during the Aztecs' Mountain West Conference tournament semifinal win over Nevada on March 12 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Aztecs return to MWC tournament championship game, hope to win second in eight years

by Kyle Betz, Sports Editor // March 13, 2021

No. 1 seed San Diego State men’s will look to avoid a 3-peat by No. 2 seed Utah State in the Mountain West Conference championship game on March 13 at...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior guard Jordan Schakel attempts a fadeaway jumper during the Aztecs' 77-70 win over Nevada on March 12, 2021 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Three observations: Aztecs knock off No. 5 seed Nevada, advance to championship game

by Kyle Betz and Luis Lopez // March 12, 2021

LAS VEGAS— Despite a 23-point effort from Mountain West Conference Newcomer of the Year in Nevada sophomore guard Grant Sherfield, No. 1 seed San Diego...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior guard Terrell Gomez attempts a layup during the Aztecs’ 78-66 overtime win over Boise State on Feb. 25, 2021 at Viejas Arena.

Men’s basketball to take on Nevada in tournament semifinals

by Nathan Navida, Staff Writer // March 12, 2021

Thursday afternoon’s Mountain West Conference tournament quarterfinal game between No. 1 seed San Diego State men’s basketball and the No. 8 seed Wyoming...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior guard Terrell Gomez dribbles the ball during the Aztecs' 69-66 win over Wyoming in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

No. 1 seed Aztecs survive battle against No. 8 Wyoming in quarterfinals of MWC tournament

by Kyle Betz and Luis Lopez // March 11, 2021

LAS VEGAS— When San Diego State men’s basketball took on Wyoming earlier this season on Jan. 28, the Aztecs scored a Mountain West Conference record...

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San Diego State men's basketball senior guard Trey Pulliam faces a Boise State defender during the Aztecs' 78-66 overtime win over the Broncos on Feb. 25, 2021 at Viejas Arena.

Aztecs to face Wyoming in team’s first game of conference tournament

by Breven Honda, Senior Staff Writer // March 10, 2021

No. 19/19 San Diego State men’s basketball, who enters the Mountain West Conference tournament as the top overall seed, will face No. 8 Wyoming on Thursday...

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Then-junior forward Matt Mitchell pulls up for a mid-range shot during the Aztecs' 73-60 win over Air Force in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West tournament on March 5, 2020 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Column: One year later, it’s special for the Aztecs to be back

by Amber Salas, Senior Staff Writer // March 8, 2021

San Diego State men’s basketball is gearing up for the most pivotal moments of the season as it heads into the Mountain West Conference tournament in...

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