Two teams are undefeated. And two fan bases are bonding over their shared undefeated streak. It all started on Reddit. Reddit user /jloose128 creates a number of maps for the College Basketball season around the concept of imperialism, you know… the best part of American history. [Said with sarcasm turned up to 11] But the…… Continue reading Map Bros
The San Diego State men’s basketball team now stands at 15-0. They had a tough non-conference schedule, won ’em all. After a nearly fatal collapse against lowly San Jose State, they’ve beaten 4 conference opponents in a row. Experts say that the Aztecs will be favored in every game between now and March Madness, their…… Continue reading Aztec Dreams at 15-0
How about these Aztecs? Winning is contagious!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVrNkqoBomw& I’m new to State. I moved into the College Area in 2008 and quickly adopted them. I’m not an alumni. I didn’t grow up in San Diego. They are just the school that’s near my house and I enjoy going to football and basketball games. At the same time, living so close to campus,…… Continue reading Two San Diego State Universities: The Power of Winning
Rocky Long is crazy. Yesterday, he told reporters that as head coach of the San Diego State football team he is planning on always onside kicking and always going for it on 4th down. Rocky Long is genius. By telling his opponents he is not going to traditionally kick the ball off and not planning…… Continue reading Outsmarting Your Opponent
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!
I missed the two exhibition games. (Which makes me a bad season ticket holder) That said, Megan and I made it to the season opener last night at the Viejas Arena. Bryant College wasn’t exactly a great opponent, which was good because the Aztecs weren’t really ready to play. The first half was defined by…… Continue reading SDSU Aztecs Basketball Preview
First, a patriotic start. Then we honored Marshall Faulk as the team took the field http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cjT04duA_5g& Then, the game started and SDSU laid an egg TCU marched down and got a field goal. SDSU got the ball back and due to a penalty drove it to the red zone, before botching a field goal attempt.…… Continue reading SDSU vs. Texas Christian University video
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