Aztecs Add Another Win

National exposure on the rise

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    NEWSLETTERS

    In front of another sell-out home crowd, the San Diego State men's basketball team beat Air Force 68-55W ednesday night to raise its record to 20-0.

    That's the most wins in Division I for the sixth-ranked Aztecs.

    It wasn't easy. With a little over three minutes to play in the first half, the Falcons led by six points, but the Aztecs closed the half with a 12-2 run.

    The winning streak has brought an increase in exposure.

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    San Diego University Men's Basketball coach Steve Fisher talks about the Aztecs win over Air Force putting them at the top of Division 1.

    Atop the list of midseason questions in a recent USA Today article, columnist Mike Lopresti asked, "How long until you want a ticket on the San Diego State bandwagon?"

    The stage is now set for a Mountain West Conference showdown next Wednesday against ninth-ranked BYU.

    San Diego State has a marquee matchup waiting in Provo with Cougars star Jimmer Fredette. The senior guard is averaging 25.8 points per game with 3.2 made three-pointers per contest.