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View from the student section on the concourse of Aztec Stadium.

Snapdragon Stadium: The new name for SDSU’s Mission Valley stadium

by Jason Freund, Sports Editor // December 11, 2021

San Diego. Jack Murphy. Qualcomm. SDCCU. These are names that Mission Valley stadiums of old have been given. Now, San Diego State University has...

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SDSUs Aztec Stadium has named the Sycuan Casino Resort as its first official partner.

Aztec Stadium partners with Sycuan Casino Resort

by Katelynn Robinson , News Editor // November 17, 2021

Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation and Sycuan Casino Resort has been named San Diego State’s Aztec Stadium’s first founding partner. The announcement...

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Production Night is The Daily Aztecs weekly news podcast that is pulling back the curtain on San Diego States student newsroom. Writers, editors and guests will discuss the weeks biggest stories and invite listeners into the action.

Production Night: All Star Debut

by Sara Rott, Staff Writer // July 18, 2021

The Daily Aztec podcast host and staff writer Sara Rott is joined by multimedia assistant editor Jayne Yutig in the latest episode of Production Night. Yutig...

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Construction crews put symbolic final steel beam into Aztec Stadium

by Andrew Finley, Assistant Sports Editor // July 18, 2021

The San Diego State University campus expansion in Mission Valley reached a milestone achievement on July 14 as steel workers inserted the final steel...

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One of the 2,500 steel beams that makes up the stadium structure.

Topping out ceremony marks milestone for Aztec Stadium

by Noelani Sapla, Photo Editor // July 17, 2021

The stadium will host Arizona wildcats for their home opener on September 3, 2022. The topping out ceremony took place on Wednesday July 14, 2021....

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San Diego State football head coach Brady Hoke spoke with the media on April 13, 2021.

Three observations: Aztecs’ spring ball in full swing

by Andrew Finley and Jason Freund // April 16, 2021

 Halted by inclimate weather and a delay due to COVID-19 tracing in the program, SDSU football spring practices are now underway. In a press conference...

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Back in October, when this photo was taken, the massive parking lot had been torn up. Today, a large chunk of the stadium is gone.

Reflections on the demolition of SDCCU Stadium

by Bradley Gonzales, Staff Writer // February 4, 2021

The stadium in Mission Valley has been known by many names, San Diego Stadium, Jack Murphy Stadium, Qualcomm Stadium, and SDCCU Stadium. Though since 1967,...

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A screengrab of a SDSU Athletics video showing the big screen at Dignity Health Sports Park displays “Go Aztecs” on Oct. 10. The Aztecs later took the field and participated in the team’s annual intrasquad preseason scrimmage, which was closed to the public this year due to COVID-19.

Column: Dignity Health Sports Park is a sneak peek into the future with Aztec Stadium

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor // October 19, 2020

This season, San Diego State football will be playing eight games on the gridiron, but none of them at SDCCU Stadium. In fact, they won’t even be...

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SDSU Mission Valley ground breaking ceremony ushers in A New Era for San Diego State

SDSU Mission Valley ground breaking ceremony ushers in ‘A New Era’ for San Diego State

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

After almost two years of negotiations with the city of San Diego, San Diego State broke ground on the Mission Valley site in an official ceremony Monday. The...

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An aerial rendering of SDSUs proposed multi-use stadium at the site of its Mission Valley expansion.

SDSU moves forward in Mission Valley, eyes 2020 completion date for new stadium despite pandemic

by Jadyn Brandt and Michael Cline // May 9, 2020

San Diego State’s proposed timeline to construct a 35,000 seat multi-use stadium in Mission Valley is moving forward as planned, despite potential setbacks...

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An aerial rendering of SDSUs proposed multi-use stadium at the site of its Mission Valley expansion.

CSU Board approves design, financing plan for new Aztec Stadium

by Jeanette Giovanniello, Staff Writer // March 29, 2020

San Diego State’s plans for a new multi-use stadium received approval from the California State University Board of Trustees on Tuesday, according to...

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An aerial rendering of SDSUs proposed multi-use stadium at the site of its Mission Valley expansion.

San Diego State announces multi-million dollar donation to help fund Mission Valley stadium

by Jeanette Giovanniello and Michael Cline // December 5, 2019

San Diego State announced a $15 million major gift from local philanthropist Dianne L. Bashor on Thursday that will help the university finance its new...

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