Mountain West RUMORS & NEWS

  • San Diego State to hang Kawhi Leonard’s jersey in Viejas Arena

    San Diego Union-Tribune "There are plenty of banners hanging in Viejas Arena for conference championships or NCAA Tournament appearances or even NIT appearances. There are no players’ jerseys alongside them. There will be soon. San Diego State will honor Kawhi Leonard at its Feb. 1 game against Utah..." January 16

  • New Mexico's Carlton Bragg Jr. arrested on DWI, pot possession charges

    247 Sports "New Mexico basketball has dismissed forward Carlton Bragg Jr. in wake of an arrest early Sunday morning, the school announced in a release. Bragg, a senior, was arrested in Albuquerque early Sunday morning and was charged with aggravated DWI and possession of under one ounce of..." January 13

  • New Mexico's Carlton Bragg Jr. plays 22 minutes in return from suspension

    College Basketball Talk "Carlton Bragg returned to the court for New Mexico on Tuesday night, finishing two points, seven boards and two blocks in 22 minutes off of the bench after returning from a three game suspension. New Mexico has not confirmed the reason for Bragg’s suspension or why they decided..." January 08

  • NET rankings: San Diego State is No. 1 in NCAA's official metric after wild start to season

    CBS Sports "The NCAA's official men's basketball rating metric has a new No. 1 team: San Diego State. The Aztecs took over the top spot in the NET rankings less than two weeks removed from the debut of the tool for this season, edging out Ohio..." December 27

  • New Mexico suspends Carlton Bragg, JJ Caldwell indefinitely

    ESPN "Two New Mexico starters, forward Carlton Bragg and point guard JJ Caldwell, have been suspended indefinitely, the school said in a release on Sunday. The news was announced hours before the start of the Lobos' game against Houston Baptist at the..." December 23

  • Which of the five remaining undefeated college basketball teams will lose last?

    CBS Sports "College basketball's fraternity of undefeateds is shrinking.  There were 31 such squads as of Nov. 28. By Dec. 1, that number got chopped to 20. This past Saturday still had 16 lucky clubs yet to take an L. But after Tuesday night, wherein three more bagels got knocked out of..." December 11