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Chad Baker-Mazara (left) gets helped up to his feet by Keshad Johnson (right) during SDSUs Jan. 8 match against Colorado State. The team will now be on a temporary pause due to COVID-19 quarantine protocols.

Men’s basketball to go on COVID pause following postponement

by Jason Freund, Sports Editor // January 11, 2022

On Jan. 10, San Diego State’s game against the Wyoming Cowboys was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns within the Cowboys’ program. Now, the concerns...

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Matt Bradley (3) takes a shot during the game against Colorado State. Bradley led the team with 26 points on the day.

Men’s basketball upset No. 20 Rams 79-49 with a blend of offensive and defensive prowess

by Adam Correa, Staff Writer // January 9, 2022

The San Diego State Aztecs (10-3-0, 2-0 Mountain West Conference) demolished the No. 20 Colorado State Rams (11-1-0, 1-1 MWC) 79-49. The 30-point win...

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Senior Trey Pulliam (center) attempts a three-point shot during the game agains U

Men’s basketball put a stop to UNLV’s running, open Mountain West Conference play with 62-55 win

by Jason Freund, Sports Editor // January 3, 2022

Brian Dutcher was facing quite the conundrum as his San Diego State Aztecs headed into the Thomas and Mack Center at UNLV. Junior point guard Lamont...

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Trey Pulliam (center) drives towards the basket against Long Beach State Nov. 30

Men’s basketball pick up important nonconference win in 63-53 victory over Saint Mary’s

by Jason Freund, Sports Editor // December 19, 2021

It has been no secret that the San Diego State Aztecs have been shooting poorly behind the 3-point line this season. Entering the Footprint Center in...

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Nathan Mensah (left) plays defense against UT Arlington on Nov. 20.

Aztecs tame Waves at the beach, win 72-47

by Marco Perez, Senior Staff Writer // December 3, 2021

The San Diego State Aztecs came into Tuesday's game against Long Beach State looking to bounce back after scoring only 43 points against USC last Friday,...

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Lamont Butler (left) defends against David Azore (right) in SDSUs 68-62 win over UT Arlington.

Aztecs win ugly versus Mavericks

by Justin Cox, Staff Writer // November 23, 2021

Coming into Saturday night’s men’s basketball game against the University of Texas-Arlington (1-3), the San Diego State Aztecs (3-1) had played the...

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Lamont Butler (center) driving to the basket against Arizona State. Butler finished the game with 14 points.

Men’s basketball spear the Sun Devils in the heart 65-63

by Adam Correa, Staff Writer // November 19, 2021

The San Diego State Aztecs (2-1) won a tight one against the Arizona State Sun Devils (2-2) Thursday night 65-63. The Aztecs are now 9-6 against the Sun...

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Senior Trey Pulliam (center) attempts a three-point shot during the game agains U

Men’s basketball falls 66-60 in close match to rival BYU

by Morgan Prickett, Staff Writer // November 15, 2021

There isn’t much that hasn’t been said about the rivalry between San Diego State and BYU. Both teams have discontinued their football matchups with...

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Nathan Mensah throws down a dunk in the second half of San Diego States 66-53 win over UC Riverside.

Aztecs chop down the Highlanders for 66-53 victory

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

A roaring Viejas Arena? Check. A trash-talking student section? Check A tense second half that saw an opponent get dangerously close before San Diego...

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Adam Seiko (left) plays defense during a match against Colorado State.

Trip to Rwanda gives a new definition of toughness to Adam Seiko

by Justin Cox, Staff Writer // November 3, 2021

SDSU senior guard Adam Seiko said he prides himself on his toughness. His defensive mentality on the court has led to him becoming one of the Aztecs’...

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Senior transfer Matt Bradley (right) takes a shot during practice (Photo Courtesy of SDSU Athletics).

Matt Bradley: An answer for men’s basketball’s offensive questions

by Austin Tarke, Staff Writer // November 3, 2021

In the last four seasons, San Diego State basketball — under head coach Brian Dutcher — has had nothing but success. With Dutcher, the Aztecs have...

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Trey Pulliam (4) pulls up for a shot against Colorado State while Adam Seiko (2) watches on.

Men’s basketball looks to remain at the peak of the Mountain West

by Jason Freund, Sports Editor // November 3, 2021

Last year could’ve been seen as either a success or a disappointment for the San Diego State men’s basketball team. A 23-5 record. First place in...

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