SDSU has outgrown its priority points system for football & basketball ticket assignments. In this post, Adam McLane offers suggestions for a reward system.
Oh baby! Week seven was full of drama as the top teams jockey for all-important position in the first BCS rankings this week. There were significant tumbles at the top as the rest of conference play begins the shuffling which will eventually result in bowl play. Notre Dame Finally. The Irish proved they could slug…… Continue reading Football thoughts: Sixth Edition
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPSX8IPkudQ& When my family moved into the College Area 3+ years ago we had no idea how much impact San Diego State would have on us. We just knew that we were going to embrace SDSU because it was the neighborhood we live in and we always have hopes of being Good News wherever we…… Continue reading Tim Shelton Uses His Influence for Good
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFBOf43eh94& This is our families first year as season ticket holders for men’s basketball. Yesterday was, by far, the highlight of that experience so far. We made it to Viejas about 12:05 PM for a 1:00 PM tipoff. And there were already lines to get in, the student section was 90% full, and about 50%…… Continue reading Huge Win for San Diego State!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEtWet924d4& http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=51PHqNjeVW8& I took Paul to tonights game between SDSU & Washington State. Here are a random list of highlights. College football is officially “our thing.” Paul & Megan are really into going to the games with me. The game day experience always includes a trip to Rite Aid (to score candy/snacks) and a ride…… Continue reading San Diego State beats Washington State
Today is opening day for my two favorite teams, Notre Dame & San Diego State. Here are my predictions on their seasons. Notre Dame – The Irish have a tough schedule. The first five games are as tough a schedule as you’ll see anywhere because teams always “play up” for Notre Dame and their National…… Continue reading College Football predictions
I’m an Indiana kid. Growing up, I played 21 from the time the neighbors driveway thawed until school started. Sometimes dozens of games per day. Not to sound like a John Cougar Mellencamp song, but we played until our fingers bled. Then we’d have lunch and play until it got dark. Where I went to…… Continue reading Basketball fever
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rb-0Vn8Y5bw Who would have thought that the college team in town would be the best team to play at Qualcomm Stadium this year? I know I didn’t. I took Megan and Paul to the Aztecs game last night and had a blast. We didn’t get home until about 11:00 PM, but I think we’re slowly…… Continue reading San Diego State Aztecs Go to 7-2
This weekend, Kristen is off to Chicago with Erin for a girls getaway. Since I’m traveling a little over 1/5th of 2010, she certainly earned some time to herself. Kristen’s definition of a girls weekend is Thursday afternoon to midnight on Monday. I like her style. As we compared notes leading up to this trip…… Continue reading Daddy Days