San Diego St. Rumors & News

  • San Diego State’s Malik Pope to withdraw from draft

    SI "San Diego State forward Malik Pope will withdraw from the NBA draft and return to school for the 2016–17 season, he announced Monday on Twitter. “I’ve decided after talking with my mom and my coaches that I’m gonna withdraw my name from the NBA draft tomorrow, 5/24,” Pope tweeted." May 24

  • Washington State finally lets Izundu transfer to San Diego State

    The Score "Initially barred from transferring to San Diego State, center Valentine Izundu is headed to the Aztecs by way of Washington State after all. The Cougars blocked Izundu from going to his intended destination after accusing San Diego State of tampering with him. The allegations arose after Izundu..." May 15

  • Fisher will return next season at SDSU

    San Diego Union-Tribune "In the past few years, San Diego State coach Steve Fisher has become a proponent of decompressing for a few weeks, taking an annual trip to their condo in Florida, sitting on the porch with wife Angie and talking about the season. And deciding if he will return for another one. He did. And he..." May 05

  • GW shuts down Aztecs, reaches NIT final

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- George Washington coach Mike Lonergan's strategy wasn't to stick with a 1-3-1 zone against San Diego State in the semifinals of the NIT on Tuesday, but an injury to a key player and some foul trouble forced him into that plan. The result was a dominating 65-46 win from George..." March 30

  • San Diego State 72, Georgia Tech 56

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Trey Kell made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points to help San Diego State knock off Georgia Tech 72-56 on Wednesday in San Diego to advance to the NIT Final Four for the second time in school history. Senior forward Winston Shepard added 12 points and sophomore forward..." March 24

  • San Diego State 93, Washington 78

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Winston Shepard had 20 points and 10 rebounds, helping second-seeded San Diego State beat third-seeded Washington 93-78 Monday night in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament at Viejas Arena in San Diego. Sophomore guard Trey Kell scored 16 points for San Diego..." March 22

  • San Diego State 79, IPFW 55

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward Malik Pope scored 15 points and senior forward Winston Shepard recorded a triple-double in second-seeded San Diego State's 79-55 victory over seventh-seeded IPFW in a first-round NIT game Tuesday at Viejas Arena in San Diego. Shepard had 10 points, 10 rebounds and 12..." March 16

  • Fresno State 68, San Diego State 63

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Marvelle Harris scored 18 points to help second-seeded Fresno State beat top-seeded San Diego State 68-63 in the championship game of the Mountain West Conference Tournament on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. Junior forward Karachi Edo scored nine points for..." March 12

  • San Diego State 92, UNLV 56

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Winston Shepard and sophomore guard Trey Kell scored 18 points apiece to lead San Diego State to a 92-56 victory over visiting UNLV on Saturday night at Viejas Arena in San Diego. Sophomore forward Malik Pope had 12 points, six rebounds and five assists for San Diego State..." March 06

  • San Diego State 83, New Mexico 56

    The Sports Xchange "Forward Malik Pope broke out of a scoring slump to lead four Aztecs in double figures, and San Diego State rode its stingy defense to an 83-56 rout of New Mexico on Tuesday at The Pit in Albuquerque, N.M. Pope, who scored a total of 11 points in the Aztecs' previous two games, led San Diego..." March 02

  • Boise State 66, San Diego State 63

    The Sports Xchange "Boise State rallied from a nine-point deficit in the final 1:40 on Saturday to knock off San Diego State 66-63 in San Diego. Forward Nick Duncan made two 3-pointers in the final minute to fuel the Broncos' comeback against the Mountain West Conference champion Aztecs, who had won 164..." February 27

  • San Diego State 73, Wyoming 61

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Trey Kell scored 24 points and San Diego State clinched the Mountain West regular-season title with a 73-61 victory over Wyoming on Wednesday night in Mountain West play at Laramie, Wyo. Senior forward Winston Shepard had 14 points for the Aztecs (21-7, 14-1), who won for the..." February 25

  • San Diego State 78, San Jose State 56

    The Sports Xchange "San Diego State senior forward Winston Shepard paced a balanced attack, and the Aztecs used a big second-half run to pull away from host San Jose State 78-56 on Saturday. Shepard finished with 17 points, seven rebounds and seven assists. Forward Malik Pope had 17 points and 11 rebounds, and..." February 21

  • San Diego State 70, Air Force 61

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Trey Kell scored 16 points to lead San Diego State to a 70-61 victory over Air Force on Saturday night in a Mountain West Conference at Viejas Arena in San Diego. Sophomore forward Malik Pope had 13 points and eight rebounds for San Diego State (19-7, 12-1 Mountain West),..." February 14

  • NCAA closes SDSU case without violations

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The NCAA examination of potential rules violations by the San Diego State men’s basketball program has ended without any finding of violations, the school announced Tuesday morning. A university release said SDSU was notified by the NCAA director of enforcement that “based on available..." January 05