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The greatest Aztecs fan was greatest kind of fan

In the second quarter of the first home game in 72 years that Tom Ables would not attend, some 30,000 people stood and gave San Diego State’s …

Todd Graham saves his job over the course of two weeks

The pressure is off Arizona State Sun Devils head coach Todd Graham following huge wins in back-to-back weeks.<p>Things can change in an instant in …

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SportsCenter’s ‘Gear Up,’ Week 8: Boston College honors 9/11 hero Welles Crowther with ‘Red Bandana’

While San Diego State pays tribute to the team’s biggest fan<p>In Week 7 of <i>Gear Up</i> — SportsCenter’s weekly segment previewing the best uniforms in …

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Fresno State hands Aztecs a 27-3 loss

San Diego State spent the first half of the season raising hopes and building dreams.<p>The Aztecs piled up win after win — six straight while moving …

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Aztecs offense grounded again by line woes

Given how the first 30 minutes of the football game had gone, it was either a strong-willed or desperate attempt by San Diego State.<p>The Aztecs went …

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Truly Mr. Aztec, Ables’ passion for SDSU football was unique

<i>Sez Me …</i><p>You’re in this business long enough — in my case, 46 years — there’s nothing you won’t see, good and bad. And you will meet people, good and …

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The 23 best bets for Week 8 of college football, including Notre Dame over USC

Let’s pick out some wagers for a deep Week 8 of college football.<p><i>All wagers at -110 odds unless otherwise noted. My picks are in bold, with that team’s spread attached. Visit</i> <i>Odds Shark for updated lines throughout each game week</i><i>.</i><p>Season record: 68-51. A 15-6 Week 7 puts me at 57 percent on the year, …

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These basketball programs need to win or Mountain West will remain one-bid league

The league’s Big 3 can’t be UNR, Air Force and San Jose State because those teams lack national recognition. They don’t have players in the NBA or a …

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Picks are in for Week 8 of college football season: Should be a close call in South Bend

Each week, the Los Angeles Times’ college football experts — it’s how they refer to themselves — will make choices on a variety of games. Warning: If they could accurately predict results, they wouldn’t be reporters or editors. Their picks:<p><b>Ben Bolch:</b><p>Oklahoma State at Texas: Oklahoma State, …

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Scott happy on offense and defense for Highlanders

Rashad Scott’s goal in life is simple enough.<p>“I want to be happy with whatever I’m doing,” says the Helix High senior.<p>That said, his outlook playing …

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Disabled teen's letters are inspiring San Diego State football team

It was a simple, kind act by San Diego State safety Trey Lomax.<p>Last week, the senior captain posted a letter from a fan on his Twitter account. …

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Cal State Fullerton releases 2018 Schedule

FULLERTON, Calif. – Head Coach Rick Vanderhook unveiled Cal State Fullerton’s 2017-18...<br>Visit College Baseball Daily for the Full Story

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Aaron Taylor: Best Case Scenario For SDSU Would Be Everyone Having One Loss

<i>Ryan Mayer</i><p>San Diego State entered the season as the favorite to win the Mountain West Conference and a potential front-runner for the Group of Five …

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Aztec hoops preview

The San Diego State Aztecs began selling single-game home tickets today, which is a sign that college basketball will soon be upon us. On November …

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UNLV releases 2018 Schedule

LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) – The UNLV baseball team will play a total of 55 regular-season games, 30 of which will take place at Earl E. Wilson …

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MW basketball tournament could come to Viejas

The Mountain West basketball tournament … in San Diego?<p>It could happen in 2020, when the conference’s contract with the Thomas & Mack Center has …

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Brett McMurphy's bowl projections: Clemson's loss opens door for Penn State

Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports<p><i>Brett McMurphy has been a college football reporter for nearly 30 years. He is a longtime voter in the Associated</i> …

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Fornelli 50 college football rankings: Pokes, Sooners make moves after Week 7 - CBSSports.com

The Fornelli 50 ranks teams based on nothing but their performance in 2017<p>As you'd expect in a week that saw so many top teams falling for the first …

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There's a path to a New Year's Day bowl for USF

It’s a pretty clear track.<p>USF now has a path to a New Year’s Six Bowl. And that would make it a transcendent season for Charlie Strong and his now …

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College Football Power Rankings: Miami makes huge jump, Wisconsin enters top five - CBSSports.com

The Hurricanes have showed out in a major way over the first half of the 2017 season<p>Halfway home and there are eight undefeated teams left. The …

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5 reasons Stanford’s Bryce Love is outrunning your entire offense (probably)

The powerful Cardinal offense might have its scariest run-game weapon yet.<p>Through seven games, Bryce Love has nine carries of 50-plus yards, more than any RB in an entire season since 2014 Melvin Gordon’s 10 in 14 Wisconsin games.<p>While San Diego State’s Rashaad Penny and Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor …

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SDSU Football-Hawai'i Game Time Announced

<b>Gameday Central | Purchase Tickets</b><br>San Diego State football's game at Hawai'i on Sat., Oct. 28 will air at 5:15 p.m. HT (8:15 p.m. PT) on ESPN2, it …

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Aztecs super fan Tom Ables dies

San Diego State has lost its No. 1 fan.<p>Tom Ables attended nearly 800 SDSU football games and more than 1,000 SDSU basketball games over seven …

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Coaches Poll top 25: Penn State moves up to No. 2 after Week 7 shake-up - CBSSports.com

Alabama, Penn State and Georgia are the top teams in the new college football rankings<p>What was advertised as an off weekend for marquee college …

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Listing how each top NCAA school is reacting to hoops probe

The Associated Press asked 84 top universities with major basketball programs as well as six top conferences about their response to a federal corruption scandal that has overshadowed college hoops as the season gets ready to begin.<p>Of 64 schools that responded, 28 said the probe prompted their own …

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Mountain West rewind: San Diego State defeat opens door for new conference front-runner

Colorado State defeated Nevada, 44-42, on Saturday night at Sonny Lubick Field. Before the Rams (5-2, 3-0) travel to face New Mexico (3-3, 1-2) at …

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AP Top 25: Conference breakdown

AP Images<p>The AP Top 25 got its first major shake up of the 2017 season after seven(!) ranked teams lost. As everybody surveys the new landscape, …

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Who Needs a Blogpoll Week 8: Clemson loses four times in one week to open the door for Georgia...maybe.

Time for a serious evaluation of the Top 25So....Clemson lost. The 27-24 score in the Carrier Dome wasn’t indicative of how lopsided a loss this was.</i> …

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After shocking loss to BC, Louisville looks for answers

Listen to recent episodes of the Boston Globe’s Season Ticket podcast.<p>Louisville quarterback <b>Lamar Jackson</b> continues to pile up eye-popping yardage …

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