SDSU men's basketball

SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL FALLS IN MW CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

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March 7, 2020 (Las Vegas) - Sam Merrill scored 17 of his 27 points in the second half, including a contested 3-pointer with 2.5 seconds left to lift Utah State to a 59-56 victory over No. 5 San Diego State in the Mountain West Tournament championship on Saturday.


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HOT SHOOTING LEADS SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL PAST BOISE STATE

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March 6, 2020 (Las Vegas) - Malachi Flynn had 22 points, five rebounds and five assists, KJ Feagin added 21 points and six rebounds and No. 5 San Diego State beat Boise State 81-68 on Friday night to advance to the Mountain West Tournament championship game for the third straight year.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL RALLIES PAST AIR FORCE 73-60

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March 5, 2020 (Las Vegas) - Jordan Schakel's teammates kept telling him to shoot. San Diego State needed every basket to avoid a major upset.

Schakel scored 14 of his 17 points in the second half as the fifth-ranked Aztecs rallied for a 73-60 win over Air Force in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament on Thursday.

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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL IMPROVES TO 28-1

 

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February 29, 2020 (Reno) - San Diego State guard K.J. Feagin called it a "gut check." Coach Brian Dutcher said his team was "rattled."

But even in front of 10,855 fans at rival Nevada, the No. 5 Aztecs overcame a 13-point second-half deficit for a 83-76 win.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: FLYNN, AZTECS RALLY TO BEAT RAMS 66-60

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February 26, 2020 (San Diego) - Malachi Flynn scored 10 of San Diego State's last 17 points and the No. 5 Aztecs rallied from a seven-point deficit to beat Colorado State 66-60 Tuesday night and rebound from their only loss


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SDSU MEN'S HOOPS' RUN ENDS AGAINST UNLV

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February 22, 2020 (San Diego) -  Elijah Mitrou-Long scored 19 points, including two free throws with 11.5 seconds left, and UNLV handed No. 4 San Diego State its first loss of the season, 66-63 on Saturday night to end the Aztecs' 26-game winning streak.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS RUN STREAK TO 26 WITH 17 POINT WIN IN BOISE

 

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February 16, 2020 (Boise) - No. 4 San Diego State keeps winning, forcing coach Brian Dutcher to dig deep for creative ways to keep his team focused.



After the Aztecs beat Boise State 72-55 Sunday, he revealed some of his slogans that keep the team on task.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS TOP NEW MEXICO, CLAIM MOUNTAIN WEST

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February 12, 2020 (San Diego) - Junior forward Matt Mitchell had 22 points and 12 rebounds for his first double-double and scored his 1,000 career point for No. 4 San Diego State, which beat New Mexico 82-59 Tuesday night to win the Mountain West Conference championship and remain the nation's only undefeated team.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS IMPROVE TO 24-0 WITH 15-POINT WIN AT AIR FORCE

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February 8, 2020 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) -- KJ Feagin scored 21 points, hitting five 3-pointers, and No. 4 San Diego State remained the nation's lone unbeaten team by beating Air Force 89-74 Saturday night.


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MITCHELL, SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL RALLY TO BEAT UTAH STATE 80-68

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February 1, 2020 (San Diego) - With Kawhi Leonard watching from one baseline, Matt Mitchell scored 24 of his season-high 28 points in the second half — including three straight 3-pointers — to help rally No. 4 San Diego State to an 80-68 victory against Utah State on Saturday night and remain the nation's only undefeated team.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS ROMP NEW MEXICO IN THE PIT 85-57

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January 29, 2020 (Albuquerque) -  KJ Feagin scored 18 points and No. 4 San Diego State routed undermanned New Mexico 85-57 on Wednesday night to remain the lone unbeaten team in the country.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL MOVES TO 21-0

 

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January 26, 2020 (Las Vegas) -  Malachi Flynn scored 21 points and No. 4 San Diego State staved off UNLV's second-half rally to win 71-67 on Sunday, remaining the country's only unbeaten team.

The Aztecs (21-0, 10-0 Mountain West) broke the school record for best start in the program's 99 seasons. San Diego State's 21st consecutive victory also tops the school record of 20 straight wins, set during the 2010-11 season and matched by the 2013-14 squad that made the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL TOPS WYOMING 72-55 TO MATCH '10-11 20-0 START

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January 22, 2020 (San Diego) -  Malachi Flynn scored 18 points and Yanni Wetzell dominated inside with 14 points for No. 4 San Diego State, which used a suffocating defense to beat Wyoming 72-55 Tuesday night and match the best start in school history at 20-0.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL BEATS BOISE STATE 83-65 TO STAY UNDEFEATED

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January 11, 2020 (San Diego) -  KJ Feagin scored 16 of his season-high 23 points in the first half and No. 7 San Diego State played its best home game all season, opening with a 23-9 outburst and beating Boise State 83-65 Saturday night.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS CRUISE PAST COWBOYS

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January 8, 2020 (Laramie, Wyo.) - Malachi Flynn scored 19 points, Yanni Wetzell added 17 and No. 7 San Diego State beat Wyoming 72-52 on Wednesday night to remain undefeated.

San Diego State (16-0, 5-0 Mountain West) continued its hottest start since 2010-11, when it opened 20-0 behind Kawhi Leonard and reached the Sweet 16 for the first time, finishing a school-record 34-3.

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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS MOVE TO 15-0

 

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January 5, 2020 (Logan, Utah) - Stout defense is a cornerstone of success for San Diego State this season. It certainly helped the No. 13 Aztecs extend their unbeaten start in a tough road environment.

Malachi Flynn scored 22 points, Matt Mitchell added 19 and San Diego State beat Utah State 77-68 on Saturday night to improve to 15-0. The Aztecs own the nation's longest winning streak. Auburn is the only other undefeated Division I team.
 

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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL BEATS FRESNO STATE TO STAY UNDEFEATED

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January 1, 2020 (San Diego) - Undefeated and 13th-ranked San Diego State passed the first test of its toughest stretch of the season when it outlasted old friend Justin Hutson and undermanned Fresno State.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL BEATS CAL POLY TO IMPROVE TO 13-0

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December 28, 2019 (San Diego) -  Malachi Flynn scored 14 points and No. 15 San Diego State overcame a slow start to beat Cal Poly 73-57 and continue its best start in nine seasons and remain one of three undefeated teams nationally


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SDSU MEN'S HOOPS ROUTS UTAH 80-52 AT STAPLES

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December 21, 2019 (Los Angeles) - Malachi Flynn and San Diego State head into Christmas off one of their most impressive wins of the season.

Flynn scored 16 points to lead the 20th-ranked Aztecs to a 80-52 victory over Utah on Satin the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic at Staples Center.

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MEN'S BASKETBALL: FLYNN'S LATE THREE LIFTS SDSU PAST SAN JOSE STATE 59.57

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December 9, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State was a second away from its first loss when Malachi Flynn let fly with a long 3-pointer.

It found nothing but net, sending Viejas Arena into a frenzy and continuing the Aztecs' remarkable start.

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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: HISTORY MADE IN FORT COLLINS AS AZTECS MARCH TO 9-0

 

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December 4, 2019 (Fort Collins, Colo.) - Malachi Flynn had 23 points as San Diego State stretched its season-opening winning streak to nine games, rolling past Colorado State 79-57 on Wednesday night.


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MEN'S BASKETBALL: FLYNN, WETZELL LEAD SDSU TO 62-49 WIN OVER TENN. STATE

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November 25, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State rallied just in time to improve to 6-0 for the first time since Kawhi Leonard led the Aztecs to the best season in school history eight years ago.

Malachi Flynn scored 11 points and Yanni Wetzell added 10 for the streaky Aztecs, who beat Tennessee State 62-49 Monday night.

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MEN'S BASKETBALL: MITCHELL SCORES 18 TO LEAD SDSU TO 81-64 WIN OVER LIU

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November 22, 2019 (San Diego) -  San Diego State let the Long Island Sharks hang around into the second half before putting them away with an impressive closing burst that kept the Aztecs undefeated.


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MEN'S BASKETBALL: WETZELL'S DOUBLE-DOUBLE SENDS SDSU TO 66-49 WIN

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November 20, 2019 (San Diego) - Senior transfer Yanni Wetzell set career-highs with 20 points and 12 rebounds for San Diego State, which beat crosstown rival San Diego 66-49 Wednesday night to remain undefeated.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS BLAST GRAND CANYON

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November 13, 2019 (San Diego) - First a win at BYU and then finally, a win against pesky Grand Canyon.

It's been a big five-day stretch for San Diego State, which dominated inside and outside against Grand Canyon to win 86-61 Tuesday night. Malachi Flynn and Nathan Mensah each scored 14 points.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS GET RARE WIN IN PROVO

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November 9, 2019 (Provo, Utah) - Jordan Schakel and K.J. Feagin each drained a 3-pointer late to help San Diego State get past BYU 76-71 on Saturday.

Schakel hit 5 of 7 from deep and finished with 19 points and Malachi Flynn added 17 points while dishing out five assists for SDSU (2-0) which halted a six-game losing streak in Provo. Feagin finished with 12 points.  Nathan Mensah had seven points to go with 11 rebounds.


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SDSU BASKETBALL'S JALEN MCDANIELS SELECTED BY CHARLOTTE HORNETS IN NBA DRAFT

McDaniels is taken in the second round, 52nd overall

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June 20, 2019 (New York) - Former San Diego State men's basketball player Jalen McDaniels has been selected by the Charlotte Hornets in the second round (52nd overall) of the 2019 NBA Draft Thursday night at Barclays Center.  


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL ANNOUNCES CONFERENCE SCHEDULE FOR 2019-20 SEASON

Conference play will be divided into two games in early December with the balance beginning in January

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June 6, 2019 (San Diego) - San Diego State men’s basketball released the initial version of its Mountain West Conference schedule for the 2019-20 campaign on Thursday; the first phase in the 2019-20 schedule process. For the seventh consecutive year, the format will include 18-games (nine home and nine road games) with each team playing eight opponents twice (home-and-home) and two opponents once.  MW games begin on Dec. 4 and wrap up on Feb. 29.


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ONE TO GO; AZTECS MEN'S BASKETBALL DEFEATS NEVADA TO ADVANCE TO MOUNTAIN WEST CHAMPIONSHIP

 

 

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March 15, 2019 (Las Vegas) - Devin Watson  had 20 points and five assists and San Diego State held No. 14 Nevada scoreless for nearly seven minutes late in the Aztecs' 65-56 victory Friday night in the Mountain West Conference semifinals.


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SDSU MEN'S BASKETBALL: AZTECS MOVE ON; DEFEAT UNLV 63-55 IN MW QUARTERFINALS

 

 

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March 14, 2019 (Las Vegas) - Jalen McDaniels ad 25 points and 14 rebounds as San Diego State topped UNLV 63-55 in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference Tournament on Thursday.

Devin Watson had 19 points for San Diego State (20-12).  Nathan Mensah added seven rebounds.

Kris Clyburn had 19 points for the Runnin' Rebels (17-14). Amauri Hardy added 11 points and seven assists. Joel Ntambwe had 10 points and eight rebounds.

The Aztecs next face Nevada tomorrow in the semifinals at 6:00 p.m.

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