Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s PerfectionIn the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.
Rising Star: San Diego State Forward Winston ShepardRanked as the 21st-best recruit in the country by Rivals, Shepard came to San Diego State with the wrong mindset.
Former La Habra RB Ronnie Hillman Drafted By Denver In 3rd RoundThe Denver Broncos orchestrated a deal with Cleveland to move up in the third round and select San Diego State running back Ronnie Hillman with the 67th overall pick in the NFL draft.
San Diego St, Syracuse Will Play On Flight Deck Of The USS Midway MuseumOrganizers say San Diego State and Syracuse will play in the inaugural Battle on the Midway basketball game on the flight deck of the USS Midway Museum on Nov. 9.
SDSU's Lay-Up With 1.8 Seconds Left Sinks USCXavier Thames scored 12 points, including the game-winning basket with 1.8 seconds remaining, to give San Diego State a 56-54 victory over USC on Thursday night.
Dillon Baxter Granted Release From USCIn the week leading up to the USC game against Notre Dame, Lane Kiffin announced sophomore RB Dillon Baxter was no longer part of the football team and would focus on his academics, now he has been granted his release from the university, reports Michael Lev of the Orange County Register.
San Diego St. To The Big East?
Former Riverside King HS Star Drafted 15th OverallWith the 15th overall pick in the NBA draft, the Indiana Pacers selected Kawhi Leonard out of San Diego State and reportedly are going to trade him to the San Antonio Spurts for George Hill.
Dodgers To Work Out Trevor Gretzky The Dodgers and Cubs will work out Trevor Gretzky on Saturday in Arizona in advance of Monday's amateur draft, reports.
Florida Ends BYU's Season With 83-74 Win In OTAlex Tyus scored 19 points and grabbed 17 rebounds as Florida beat BYU 83-74 in overtime Thursday night, chasing Jimmer Fredette and the Cougars out of the NCAA tournament.
Kemba Walker Too Much For San Diego St.Kemba Walker scored 22 of his 36 points in another dynamic second-half performance, and Connecticut moved to the brink of its fourth trip to the Final Four with a 74-67 victory over San Diego State in the West regional semifinals Thursday night.