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Then-senior guard KJ Feagin attempts a shot during the Aztecs’ 59-56 loss against Utah State at the Thomas and Mack Center on March 7.

KJ Feagin expected to play professional basketball in Germany

by Devin Whatley, Arts & Culture Editor // October 2, 2020

Last season, former San Diego State men’s basketball guard K.J. Feagin led the Aztecs to one of their best seasons in school history, finishing with...

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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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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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One year since Nipsey Hussle’s death, student-athletes describe the artist’s impact

One year since Nipsey Hussle’s death, student-athletes describe the artist’s impact

by Luis Lopez, Staff Writer // March 31, 2020

One year ago, the music community was left in shock when Grammy-winning rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed outside his store in South Los Angeles. Following...

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Aztecs senior guard KJ Feagin celebrates cutting down nets after clinching the Mountain West regular-season title against New Mexico on Feb. 11.

Encapsulating the short-lived, yet legendary, career of KJ Feagin at SDSU

by Aaron Tolentino, Sports Editor // March 20, 2020

Before a press conference, there’s only one San Diego State men’s basketball player who would greet the media. It would go something like, “Hello...

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Aztec players react awaiting the result of a play during its historic 2019-20 season that way cut short due to coronavirus.

Aztecs are in stage of accepting NCAA Tournament’s cancellation

by Aaron Tolentino, Sports Editor // March 14, 2020

The NCAA announced Thursday its annual spectacle, the NCAA Tournament, has been cancelled due to efforts to combat COVID-19. Thursday was filled with...

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Then-junior forward Matt Mitchell holds up a piece of the net after the Aztecs defeated New Mexico 82-59 on Feb. 11, claiming the Mountain West regular-season title at Viejas Arena.

NCAA cancels tournament, school suspends spring sports

All Mountain West Conference spring sports have been suspended in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the conference announced in a statement Thursday morning. "The...

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Aztecs junior forward Matt Mitchell fires a 3-pointer over a Boise State defender during a 81-68 SDSU win on March 6 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Aztecs recover from 16-point deficit, advance to conference tournament championship

by Aaron Tolentino, Sports Editor // March 6, 2020

LAS VEGAS -- San Diego State men’s basketball defeated Boise State by a final score of 81-68 in the semifinal of the Mountain West Conference tournament. For...

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Junior guard Malachi Flynn drives to the basket against UNLV on Jan. 26 at the Thomas & Mack Center.

Men’s basketball looks to build on historic start in Albuquerque

by Kyle Betz, Assistant Sports Editor // January 29, 2020

No. 4 San Diego State men’s basketball touched the hardwood and began its warm-up at Thomas & Mack Center about an hour before tip-off against UNLV. Just...

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Column: Our generation mourns the death of Kobe Bryant

Column: Our generation mourns the death of Kobe Bryant

by Aaron Tolentino, Sports Editor // January 28, 2020

It was about 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 26, and I was getting dressed for church. My roommate announced across the hallway: “Kobe died.” Halfway...

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