Stories tagged: San Diego State
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
Cal grad transfer Kameron Rooks picks San Diego State
Cal graduate transfer Kameron Rooks, who was receiving light recruiting interest from Gonzaga, announced on Twitter that he will play his senior season at San Diego State.
UPDATED: Mon., May 22, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Gonzaga, Creighton agree to home-and-home series, beginning in Spokane next season
Gonzaga and Creighton have agreed to a home-and-home series, beginning with the Bluejays visiting the McCarthey Athletic Center next season, sources told The Spokesman-Review.
Mon., April 10, 2017, 7 p.m.
AP Sources: Steve Fisher retiring as San Diego State basketball coach
Steve Fisher is retiring from a basketball coaching career that includes a national championship at Michigan, directing the Fab Five and then turning San Diego State from a laughingstock into …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
Donnell Pumphrey breaks NCAA record to guide SDSU to win in Las Vegas Bowl
Donnel Pumphrey seemed nowhere near as excited about the chance to become the NCAA career rushing record as his San Diego State teammates during the week leading up to his …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Early season test for Zags, Aztecs
The college basketball season is all of one game old for Gonzaga and San Diego State. Must be time for a showdown.
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Football stadium top priority for new Aztecs A.D. Wicker
John David Wicker returned to San Diego State as athletic director on Monday, saying his top priority will be to find a better home for the Aztecs’ football program.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
Gavin leads South Alabama past No. 19 San Diego State
Cole Garvin threw for 241 yards and three touchdowns and South Alabama (3-2) beat No. 19 San Diego State (3-1) 42-24 on Saturday night in Mobile Alabama.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 11:29 p.m.
Zags face strong nonconference schedule but no Battle in Seattle in 2016
Gonzaga announced a 12-game non-conference schedule, including neutral-court clashes against Arizona and Tennessee, home dates with San Diego State and Washington and potential showdowns at an Orlando tournament.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 9 a.m.
Ernie Kent reportedly lifts restriction on Valentine Izundu to transfer to San Diego State
Washington State coach Ernie Kent has lifted his restriction on transferring center Valentine Izundu and will allow him to visit San Diego State, per a source.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 9:04 p.m.
NIT roundup: Valparaiso, George Washington advance to title game
David Skara sank the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 20 seconds left and Valparaiso held off BYU 72-70 on Tuesday night to reach the championship game of the National Invitation Tournament.
Mon., March 28, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
San Diego State, GW, Valpo and BYU set for NIT semis in NYC
It took a pointed pep talk from coach Steve Fisher to get his San Diego State players focused on the National Invitation Tournament.
Sun., March 27, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Playing in the Garden nice consolation prize for Aztecs
Earning a trip to New York and the chance to play at Madison Square Garden is a pretty good consolation prize for Steve Fisher’s San Diego State Aztecs.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 8:45 p.m.
San Diego State, George Washington advance to NIT semifinals
Trey Kell tied a career high with four 3-pointers and finished with 18 points to help No. 2 seed San Diego State beat Georgia Tech 72-56 Wednesday night in the …
Thu., Dec. 24, 2015, 8:46 p.m.
San Diego State crushes Cincinnati in Hawaii Bowl
Rashaad Penny returned the opening kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown and San Diego State routed Cincinnati 42-7 in the Hawaii Bowl on Thursday.
Fri., Nov. 6, 2015, 9:43 p.m.
Men’s soccer: Huskies play to 1-all draw with San Diego State
Garret Jackson scored the equalizer in the 90th minute and Washington played to a 1-all draw with San Diego State (7-7-3, 1-6-1) in a Pac-12 Conference match Friday in San …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015, 9:26 p.m.
Tuesday’s sports newsmakers
Hospitalized Former NBA and reality TV star Lamar Odom was hospitalized after he was found unconscious Tuesday at a Pahrump, Nevada brothel, authorities said.
Tue., Dec. 23, 2014
San Diego State men’s basketball player Dwayne Polee II collapses during game
SAN DIEGO – San Diego State forward Dwayne Polee II collapsed on the court during the Aztecs’ men’s basketball game against UC Riverside on Monday night and was tended to …
Fri., March 28, 2014
Johnson, Wildcats dispatch pesky Aztecs
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Nick Johnson scored all of his 15 points in the last 2:45 and Arizona rallied to beat San Diego State 70-64 Thursday night and advance to the …
Sun., March 23, 2014
Thames carries load for Aztecs
Xavier Thames is one of the few players who can earn national acclaim for his defense despite the offensive skill to account for nearly half of his team’s points in …
Sat., March 22, 2014, 9:06 p.m.
Thames leads Aztecs into Sweet 16
Xavier Thames putt on an offensive show for San Diego State, scoring 30 points against North Dakota in the Aztecs’ 63-44 victory on Saturday at the Arena.
Sat., March 22, 2014
North Dakota State goes after encore upset against San Diego State
North Dakota State coach Saul Phillips chews gum, not glass. He’d rather throw a party than a chair, and when he asks to speak to his players they expect a …
Sat., March 22, 2014
NCAA Arena notebook: Harvard players made smart decision
The Harvard players admitted as much Friday. The biggest recruiting draw was the school’s academic reputation. “Academically, Harvard is second to none, and that was a big reason why I …
Thu., March 20, 2014
Former Coug back as a star for Aztecs
Xavier Thames left the Inland Northwest as the odd man out at point guard for the Washington State men’s basketball team. He returns as a senior and an All-American candidate …
Wed., March 19, 2014, 8:35 p.m.
Former Cougar Thames returns as Aztecs star
Xavier Thames left eastern Washington as the odd man out at point guard for the Washington State men’s basketball team. He returns as a senior and All-America candidate for a …
Sat., Dec. 28, 2013
No. 20 Aztecs roll past St. Katherine College
SAN DIEGO – Winston Shepard scored 21 points and Dwayne Polee had 19 points as No. 20 San Diego State (10-1) rolled past St. Katherine College 118-35 in men’s basketball …
Sun., Dec. 22, 2013
Aztecs get rolling in Boise
BOISE – Adam Muema ran for 230 yards and three touchdowns and Quinn Kaehler threw two scoring passes in San Diego State’s 49-24 victory over Buffalo on Saturday in the …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2012
No. 3 Arizona rallies to top No. 17 San Diego St.
HONOLULU – Nick Johnson blocked a layup by Chase Tapley in the closing seconds Tuesday night as No. 3 Arizona rallied from an eight-point deficit in the second half and …
Fri., Dec. 21, 2012
BYU LB Van Noy scores 2 TDs in Poinsettia Bowl win
SAN DIEGO – Linebacker Kyle Van Noy forced a fumble in the end zone and recovered it for a touchdown, and scored on a 17-yard interception return, both in the …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2011
San Diego State hooks up with Big West
San Diego State made it official Monday, joining the Big West Conference in 14 sports, including basketball, starting in the 2013-14 academic year. The announcement came five days after SDSU …
Sun., Nov. 20, 2011
Boise State beats Aztecs
SAN DIEGO – Kellen Moore completed 28 of 40 passes for 366 yards and four touchdowns, three to Tyler Shoemaker, and No. 10 Boise State benefited from three San Diego …