Updated Padres’ Rotation Battle: Currently Eight Starters Battling for Two Spots

January 4, 2018

General manager A.J. Preller hasn’t made any major free agent pitcher signings since the offseason began. Although, before the season ended, Clayton Richard was signed to a two-year extension worth $6 million through the 2019 season. The Padres’ management stated Richard would get a spot in the rotation to start the 2018 season, but wouldn’t be guaranteed the spot if he isn’t performing well enough. Other notable minor offseason signings…


Padres Have Options at 2B/3B in 2018, But Who Will Start?

December 8, 2017

The Padres ended 2017 with four players on the roster that are capable of playing second base regularly for the team. Those four players include Yangervis Solarte, Cory Spangenberg, Carlos Asuaje, and Jose Pirela. For the 2018 season, only three of those players will be in discussions of playing second base. The exclusion being Pirela, as he solidified himself with a solid 2017 campaign in the outfield. On top of…


A Memo to East Coast Sports Writers: Rashaad Penny is INDEED a Heisman Finalist

November 21, 2017

After 12 weeks of college football, it is safe to say it has been a very exciting season overall. For the San Diego State Aztecs, they stand at 9-2 overall, and 5-2 in the division. They have very notable wins against two Pac-12 schools, Stanford and Arizona State. It has been a very successful season for the Aztecs in 2017. Despite all their accomplishments this year, they unfortunately will miss…


San Diego State Aztecs vs San Jose State Spartans Preview

November 2, 2017

San Diego St vs San Jose State Saturday, November 4, 7:30 PM on ESPU Spartan Stadium, San Jose, California This Saturday, November 4th, the Aztecs (7-2) take on the Spartans (1-8) in San Jose. The Aztecs won the last matchup against San Jose State last year by a score of 42-3. SDSU is favored in this game by 24 points. The Aztecs are coming off of a bounce-back victory against…


Keys to Victory: SDSU Aztecs vs Boise State Broncos

October 13, 2017

On Saturday October 14, the Aztecs will host the Boise State Broncos in San Diego. It is the first time the two teams are meeting since 2014, when the Aztecs lost in Boise 38-29. The #19 ranked Aztecs seek revenge as they strive to continue their perfection in the 2017 season. The Aztecs are undefeated at 6-0, while the Broncos stand at 3-2. One of the Broncos’ losses was in…


Grading the 2017 San Diego Padres’ Infield

October 11, 2017

As manager Andy Green would fill out the lineup throughout the 2017 season, he sure filled out a lot of different names. There were many players at a lot of different positions in the infield. The opening day lineup consisted of Wil Myers at first base, Yangervis Solarte at second base, Erick Aybar at shortstop, and Ryan Schimpf at third base. The Padres had 14 different players play in the…


Aztecs Upset Stanford 20-17, in Huge Victory for SDSU

September 17, 2017

The Aztecs defeated Stanford 20-17 after a game-winning touchdown late in the fourth quarter. The 40,000+ crowd at Jack Murphy was electric out of the gates. The vibe and environment were different from what most Aztec season regulars are used to. The Aztecs came into the game as nine-point underdogs to the powerhouse Stanford Cardinal. Stanford received the opening kickoff and the Aztecs’ defense shut them down to a three-and-out…


Week 2 Preview: SDSU vs Arizona State

September 8, 2017

San Diego State University at Arizona State University September 9, 2017/8:00 PM PACN TV Sun Devil Stadium, Tempe Arizona After taking care of business against the FCS school, UC Davis, in week one, the Aztecs travel to Tempe, Arizona to take on Pac-12 opponent Arizona State. Kickoff is at 8:00 pm PST. Arizona State also won its first game of the season against New Mexico State by a score of…


Game 1: San Diego State vs UC Davis Recap

September 4, 2017

Final Score: Aztecs (1-0): 38 Aggies (0-1): 17 The Aztecs were 35 point favorites going into the game. Attendance for the game was 46,132. The game was streamed live on Facebook via Stadium, which will be streaming one Mountain West game a week along with one Conference USA game UC Davis received the opening kickoff. The first play they ran was a 41-yard pass from Quarterback Jake Maier to the…


SDSU Aztecs Football: Week One Breakdown vs UC Davis

September 1, 2017

The San Diego State Aztecs are predicted to win the Mountain West Conference yet again this year. The 2017 season kicks off for the Aztecs this Saturday at 5:30 pm at Jack Murphy Field. The Aztecs host the UC Davis Aggies. The Aztecs are coming off of seven straight winning seasons and two straight bowl game victories. The team has also posted back-to-back 11-3 campaigns. It is surely a great…


SDSU Aztecs Road to a New Years Six Bowl

August 20, 2017

SDSU’s football program is coming off its most successful stretch in history. Quietly, the Aztecs are becoming one of the more relevant programs that is not in a major conference. We have seen teams that aren’t in a Power Five conference reach very high in the rankings in previous years. It usually takes some credibility from the year before to rise in the rankings for those teams. Western Michigan for…


San Diego State Aztec Football Report

August 18, 2017

With the Aztecs’ season opener just two weeks away, the teams chemistry and plan is all coming together. The Aztecs’ project to win their division and compete in the MWC championship game for the third straight year. Injury Update: Last Saturday, three Aztecs were diagnosed with chicken pox, including starting offensive lineman Ryan Pope. The others are backup senior linebackers Tyler Morris and Temerick Harper. On Monday the total infected…