Stephen R. Sylvanie USA TODAY Sports

The NCAA tournament is an excellent platform for athletes to showcase their abilities. It provides future NBA players an opportunity to strengthen their resumes and allows unheralded prospects a chance to shine on the national stage. For Xavier Thames, the Big Dance has serviced him in both […]

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MOUNTAIN WEST BASKETBALL

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In an ever changing college basketball world, the once underdog Mid-major programs have risen to the top as actual championship contenders in recent years. Mid-majors used to be just tournament darlings that fans around the country fell in love with […]

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New Mexico Frontcourt

One of the best rivalries in college basketball remains largely unnoticed by most of the country. The quality of play isn’t the issue. The problem is the game normally ends after the deadline of many media outlets. Unfortunately, tonight’s game […]

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Wyoming and UNLV

Strength of schedule. This time of year, we hear that phrase a lot. The talking heads on the network shows throw it around like it’s the end-all, be-all of a team’s NCAA tournament hopes. Without a strong strength of schedule […]

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The San Diego State Aztecs know playing the Wyoming Cowboys in Laramie is tough. Last year the Aztecs only scored nine points in the first half of a game they eventually lost. So it has to be a combination of […]

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Mike Fisher

The No. 5 San Diego Aztecs have won 20 straight games on the season, and adding a 15 point win over the Nevada Wolfpack just asserted their dominance in the Mountain West Conference. But can they prove to the rest of […]

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The main story for San Diego State Aztecs coming into tonight’s matchup against the Colorado State Rams is not having Josh Davis in the starting lineup. Davis, who is second in the Mountain West Conference in rebounds per game with 11.6, […]

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With their most recent game, the San Diego State Aztecs have boosted their chances of the battle for one of the four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament. The seventh ranked Aztecs increased even pressure on the teams in front […]

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TJ FS

Teams will always bring their ‘A’ game against teams like the 10th-ranked San Diego Aztecs in Mountain West Conference play, and the Fresno State Bulldogs did just that. Specifically, it was senior guard Tyler Johnson who brought his ‘A’ game. Johnson […]

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