Backcourt Aztecs: Senior guard Courtney Clements had 25 points and six rebounds in a big win against the University of Southern California on Friday. The performance helped Clements collect her second consecutive Player of the Week honor from the Mountain West Conference. Senior point guard Chelsea Hopkins also had a successful game against the Trojans, [...]
Backcourt Aztecs: Coming off a 28-point performance against the University of California, Los Angeles Bruins, junior guard Jamaal Franklin led the No. 17 San Diego State basketball team to a 74-62 win against Texas Southern University Monday night at Viejas Arena. The combination of Franklin and senior guard Chase Tapley is a reason the Aztecs [...]
The San Diego State men’s basketball team came into Monday’s game against Texas Southern University full of confidence. And why not? After defeating the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles in back-to-back games to proclaim itself the top team in the Golden State, SDSU rose to No. 17 in the [...]
The San Diego State Aztecs faced off against the University of California, Los Angeles as part of the John R. Wooden Classic in Anaheim on Saturday, beating the Bruins 78-69 behind a 28-point performance by junior guard Jamaal Franklin. Junior guard Xavier Thames added 19 points with five 3-pointers to give the Aztecs their fifth [...]
Backcourt Aztecs: Junior guard Jamaal Franklin has been both brilliant and erratic this season. He’s averaging 18.6 points and 10.6 rebounds per game, but also turning the ball over five times per game. Junior guard Xavier Thames and senior guard James Rahon have been steady and reliable. The big question is if senior guard Chase [...]
Backcourt Aztecs: Led by Mountain West Conference Player of the Week Courtney Clements, the Aztec backcourt has proven to be the driving force behind the Aztecs’ early success this season. Clements averages 17.6 points a game, while senior point guard Chelsea Hopkins averages 10 points per game. But Hopkins’ specialty is getting the ball to [...]
The San Diego State women’s basketball team spent the past weekend competing in the 26th annual Omni Hotels Classic at Coors Event Center in Boulder, Colo.
It was as if the ball did not want to go into the basket. Much like their games against Syracuse, San Diego Christian and Missouri State, the No. 25 Aztecs struggled to make outside jumpers.
The No. 25 Aztecs moved to 2-1 in the season after defeating Missouri State 60-44 on Saturday as a part of the Mountain West-Missouri Valley Challenge.
The Aztecs faced Syracuse for the second time in history on Veterans Day Sunday aboard the USS Midway, an aircraft carrier that has seen more than half a million flight missions since it was commissioned in 1945.
From Nevada to North Carolina to Southern California, senior point guard Chelsea Hopkins has made the San Diego State women’s basketball team her final home.
The exhibition game was all but over against a lowly Division II University of California, San Diego team. The Aztecs led by 28 points and there were few things left for San Diego State fans, players and coaches to cheer for with less than five minutes left in the game.