• Aztecs Mar 19

    SDSU's Return to NCAA Tournament Bittersweet for Former Aztec KJ Feagin

    NBC 7’s Darnay Tripp heard a tournament prediction from KJ Feagan, an Aztec from last year’s squad that was robbed of a run in the tournament by the pandemic.

  • Aztecs Mar 17

    Aztecs Discuss Keys to Cracking Cuse's Famous Zone

    Few teams are as synonymous with one system or style of play as Syracuse is with the 2-3 zone defense. When you think about Jim Boeheim’s program, it’s one of the first things that comes to mind, and you’ve probably heard or read about it since San Diego State drew a matchup with the Orange in the first round...

  • Aztecs Mar 15

    Aztecs Earn Six-Seed, Clash With Syracuse in NCAA Tournament

    A date with Syracuse awaits San Diego State in their return to the Big Dance. Brian Dutcher’s program earned a six-seed in Sunday’s NCAA Tournament Selection Show. They’ll face the Orange Friday at 6:40 p.m. PT at Butler’s Hinkle Fieldhouse. The Aztecs will be part of the 68-team field for the first time since 2018. SDSU had a chance...

  • Aztecs Mar 11

    Gomez Helps Aztecs Avoid Upset Against Wyoming

    All season a third scorer to complement Matt Mitchell and Jordan Schakel has been a topic of conversation around the Aztecs. Different players filled that role in different games, and when SDSU needed it most – Terrell Gomez stepped up. The senior guard had his first 20-point game of the season Thursday to help SDSU outlast Wyoming 69-66 in the…

  • Aztecs Feb 19

    Pulliam Helps Aztecs Pull Away From Fresno State

    Nothing was falling early for No. 25 San Diego State against Fresno State, including a layup that Trey Pulliam whiffed on in the opening minute. “That first layup was like, ‘Holy smokes, it’s going to be one of those nights?’ ‘’ Aztecs coach Brian Dutcher said. Not to worry. Matt Mitchell scored 19 points and Pulliam matched his career high…

  • Aztecs Feb 11

    Schakel Sparks Aztecs to Another Lopsided Win

    Jordan Schakel had 24 points as San Diego State rolled past San Jose State 77-55 on Wednesday night. Schakel followed up Monday’s 23-point performance, for the first back-to-back 20-point outings of his career. He also eclipsed 200 career three-pointers with six makes Wednesday. The 22-point win snapped SDSU’s streak of five wins by 25 or more, while scoring 85 or…

  • Aztecs Feb 9

    Aztecs Continue Historic Run of Dominance, Beat SJSU 85-54

    Brian Dutcher was worried his team would slow down after having nine days off. The absence of San Diego State’s best player added another layer of uncertainty. But on Monday night, the Aztecs looked just like they did the previous four games. Dominant. San Diego State beat San Jose State 85-54. It’s their fifth straight win by 25 or...

  • Aztecs Jan 15

    Mitchell Suffers Knee Injury in Loss at Utah State

    San Diego State leading scorer Matt Mitchell exited early in Thursday’s loss to Utah State after suffering an injury to his right knee. Mitchell’s knee bent awkwardly on a drive to the hoop in the second half. After being attended to by a team trainer, the senior forward walked off the court without help. Brian Dutcher told reporters after...

  • Aztecs Jan 8

    Mitchell Scores 20 to Lift San Diego St. Over Nevada 65-60

    Matt Mitchell had 20 points and 10 rebounds as San Diego State held Nevada scoreless over the final 2:16 for a 65-60 win

  • Aztecs Jan 5

    Schakel, Aztecs Hold on This Time, Beat Rams 78-65

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jordan Schakel hit 8 of 11 3-pointers and scored a career-high 28 points as San Diego State got past Colorado State 78-65 on Monday night. For the second straight game the Aztecs jumped out to a 26-point first half lead against the Rams. Colorado State defeated San Diego State 70-67 on Saturday, setting a school and Mountain West…

  • San Diego Sports Dec 31, 2020

    Counting Down the Stories That Shaped San Diego Sports in 2020

    Here is the top 10 stories that shaped San Diego sports in 2020.

  • Aztecs Dec 3, 2020

    Slow Start Gives Way to Lopsided Win for Aztecs

    When Brian Dutcher studied Saint Katherine he saw a team whose offensive execution made up for their physical limitations. That showed up early in the Aztecs’ meeting with the Firebirds. The North County NAIA squad hit three three-pointers, and took advantage of a 1-for-6 shooting stretch from San Diego State to open the game, to lead 11-9. Their fun...

  • Aztecs Dec 2, 2020

    Schedule Shuffle Continues: Aztecs Host Pepperdine Sunday

    Brian Dutcher expected to see his team’s schedule change through the course of the season. It hasn’t taken long for those suspicions to come true. San Diego State will host Pepperdine Sunday at 1:30 p.m., the latest evolution of his team’s early season slate. The changes began with the Mountain West’s decision to cancel this week’s league series against...

  • Aztecs Nov 27, 2020

    Aztecs Headed to Colorado After Cancellation of Buffs-USC

    With less than 48 hours until kickoff, the San Diego State football program announced its plans for Saturday. The Aztecs are headed to Boulder. Shortly after Colorado had its visit to USC canceled by the Pac-12 because of COVID-19 cases in the Trojan locker room, SDSU announced that it will visit the 2-0 Buffaloes Saturday at 2:00 p.m. The game…

  • Aztecs Nov 26, 2020

    New Season Marks End of Difficult Road for Aztecs' Nathan Mensah

    NBC 7’s Darnay Tripp has the story of Nathan Mensah, who was cleared to return to the court after experiencing blood clots only to find out minutes later that the coronavirus had cancelled the entire season.

  • Aztecs Nov 13, 2020

    Aztecs Add BYU to Schedule, More Notable Matchups in the Works

    There’s another quality opponent on San Diego State’s schedule, and more are on the way. Today the Aztecs announced that BYU will visit Viejas Arena on December 18. Brian Dutcher’s team has won four in a row against the Cougars, including last year’s 76-71 victory in Provo. SDSU has won four straight over BYU, their longest win streak in...

  • Aztecs Nov 10, 2020

    Mountain West Makes Changes to Basketball Format

    With programs and conferences across the country adjusting their plans to adapt to life in a pandemic, the Mountain West reconfigured its upcoming basketball season. Teams will play 20 games over the course of 11 weeks in the 2020-2021 conference season. The changes, however, go well beyond the addition of two games. Instead of the customary two opponents per week,…

  • Aztecs Nov 1, 2020

    Ground Game Sparks SDSU in Runaway Win at Utah State

    Greg Bell had 22 carries for a career-high 157 yards and a touchdown and added 29-yard TD reception to help San Diego State beat Utah State 38-7 on Saturday night. Through two games the Aztecs have outscored their opponents a combined 72-13. Carson Baker completed 18 of 27 passes for 163 and two touchdowns for San Diego State (2-0, 2-0 Mountain West…

  • Aztecs Oct 27, 2020

    Aztecs Win Won't Be Followed By Trip to Disney World

    Scheduling sports during a pandemic is a major challenge — Monday brought disappointing news in college basketball that has an impact on SDSU. NBC 7 sports anchor Darnay Tripp explains.

  • Aztecs Oct 27, 2020

    Orlando Event Off for Aztecs as Schedule Shuffle Continues

    Last week Brian Dutcher said he wasn’t ready to release San Diego State’s non-conference schedule. Today brought more uncertainty about what the early season holds for the Aztecs and a number of other programs. It also brought a report of an exciting matchup that could be on its way to Viejas Arena. ESPN will not host multi-team events at...

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