San Diego St. Aztecs

Colorado St. Rams vs. San Diego St. Aztecs

The Colorado State Rams and the San Diego State Aztecs open their Mountain West Conference schedule as they face on New Year’s Day. The Aztecs are -4 point favorites over the Rams. The Colorado State Rams are off to a 9-4 start to the season but they have come up short in their stiffest tests. CSU has played the 280th ranked schedule and are 9-2 at home but they are 0-2 against teams ranked in the top 25. J.J. Avila leads the Rams averaging 19.5 points and 6.4 rebounds per game. Daniel Bejarano is averaging 13.8 points and 9.6 rebounds, Jon Octeus is averaging 12.7 points, and Joe De Ciman is averaging 8.2 points. Colorado State is averaging 80.1 points and they are shooting 45.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 70.3 points and their opponents are shooting 44.3 percent. CSU has won three of their last Read More

Buffalo Bulls vs. San Diego St. Aztecs

The Buffalo Bulls and the San Diego State Aztecs face off on Saturday in the Idaho Famous Potato Bowl. The Aztecs are -1 point favorites over the Bulls with an over/under point total set at 53. The Buffalo Bulls had a solid season but they fell just short of the MAC Championship Game after they lost to Bowling Green. Joe Licata completed 59.1 percent of his passes for 21 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Branden Oliver has rushed for 1,421 yards with 15 touchdowns and he has 22 receptions. Alex Neutz has 58 receptions and 11 touchdowns and Fred Lee has 54 receptions and four touchdowns. Kahlil Mack has 94 tackles, 10.5 sacks, and three interceptions, Lee Skinner has 75 tackles, and Okoye Houston has 59 tackles. Buffalo is averaging 30.8 points and 401.8 yards per game while defensively they are allowing 22.3 points and their opponents are averaging 376.3 yards Read More

San Diego St. Aztecs vs. Boise St. Broncos

The Boise State Broncos look to bounce back from last week’s first loss of the year as they visit the San Diego State Aztecs.  The Broncos are -18 point favorites over the Aztecs with an over/under point total set at 55.5. The San Diego State Aztecs have won three of their last four games but they are about to find out if they are for real or if they just hit a soft spot in the schedule. Ryan Lindley has completed 52.2 percent of his passes for 15 touchdowns and six interceptions. Ronnie Hillman averages 5.7 yards per carry rushing for 1,278 yards and 13 touchdowns. Colin Lockett has 34 receptions and Dylan Denso and Gavin Escobar both have 29. The SDSU defense has 11 interceptions, 12 fumble recoveries, and 20 sacks. Miles Burris has 55 tackles and six sacks, Larry Parker has five interceptions, and Jerome Long has 52 Read More

San Diego St. Aztecs vs. Connecticut Huskies

The UConn Huskies are 1-point favorites over the San Diego St. Aztecs in this Sweet 16 matchup.  The over/under total for the game is set at 130 points. The second-seeded San Diego State Aztecs could have a sizable homecourt advantage being that there campus in only 90-miles from Anaheim. The San Diego St. Aztecs are 34-2 on the season and 22-12 against the spread.  The Aztecs are one of two Mountain West Conference teams remaining along with BYU. Only the ACC has more squads left with Duke, North Carolina and Florida State. BYU is the only team to beat San Diego State all year, 71-58 and 80-67 in the regular season before revenge was served in the conference tourney final. The Aztecs won 72-54 with BYU feeling the loss of suspended forward Brandon Davies. Sophomore small forward Kawhi Leonard leads San Diego St and is a potential NBA lottery pick Read More

San Diego St. Aztecs vs. Temple Owls

Both teams took care of business with wins and covers as first-round favorites.  Now the San Diego St. Aztecs and the Temple Owls play to decide who heads to Anaheim next week as part of the West Region’s Sweet 16 field.  The San Diego Aztecs are 6-point favorites over the Temple Owls with the over/under total set at 125. If Temple is going to pull the outright upset, the Owls will become just the second team to take down San Diego St.  this season.  Both of the Aztecs’ losses came at the hands of Jimmer Fredette and the BYU Cougars during the regular season.  The Aztecs got revenge with a 72-54 beat down of the Cougars in the Mountain West Tournament Championship Game. The Mountain West Conference title lifted San Diego St. to a 2-seed in the West Region. San Diego St. is 33-2 overall and 21-12 against the spread.  They Read More

San Diego St. Aztecs vs. BYU Cougars

The San Diego St. Aztecs are 4-point favorites over the BYU Cougars in the biggest game of the Mountain West regular season.  The over/under total for the game is 140. Both teams are 12-1 in Mountain West play this year.  BYU is the 7th ranked team in the country while San Diego is ranked 6th in the country. San Diego St. is 27-1 and its only defeat was to BYU, 71-58 as 5-point road underdogs on January 26th.  The combined 129 points went der the 145-point total.  BYUs star guard Jimmer Fredette had a game for the ages in that first meeting scoring 43 points on 14-of-24 shooting from the floor, including five-of-eight from beyond the arc. Fredette leads the nation in scoring at 27.4 points per game. The 6-foot-2 senior is averaging two points more per game than Marshon Brooks of Providence, the second-leading scorer in the country. Fredette Read More

San Diego St. Aztecs vs. UNLV Runnin Rebels

The UNLV Runnin Rebels host the San Diego St. Aztecs in this Mountain West Clash.  UNLV is a 1-point home favorite over San Diego St, and the over/under total is set at 129. The Sixth-ranked San Diego St. Aztecs are 24-1 on the season and 14-9 against the spread.  The Aztecs are currently tied atop the conference standings with BYU, while the Runnin Rebels are three-games back in 4th place.  San Diego enters tonights game riding a 4-game winning streak after killing Utah 85-53 as 17-point home favorites.  The combined 138 points went er the closing total of 133.  The Aztecs prior two games had gone der. UNLV is 18-6 overall, but is only 9-14 against the spread.  UNLV got back on the winning track beating TCU 94-79 on Wednesday as a 9-point road favorite.  The combined 173 points went well er the total of 135.  Chance Stanbeck led UNLV Read More

UNLV Runnin Rebels at San Diego St. Aztecs

One of the best games of the night pits the UNLV Runnin Rebels making the trip to the campus of the undefeated San Diego St. Aztecs.  San Diego St. is listed as a 5-point favorite over the Runnin Rebels.  The total for the game is 130.5 San Diego St. is 17-0 this season and 10-5 verse the spread.  Although, they are undefeated and ranked #6 in the nation, they are still a relatively unknown commodity.   With the Aztecs early season success the point-spreads in recent games have inflated the spread in recent games.  Evidence of that is backers of the Aztecs have lost four of their last six games. UNLV, who is 13-3 this year are only 7-8 against the spread.  They won their last game Saturday against TCU when they covered a whopping 16 point-spread.  UNLV will need the same effort in this game if they want to pull Read More