INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tiny Saint Peter’s took down basketball royalty on Thursday night, getting 27 points from Daryl Banks III in an 85-79 overtime victory over second-seeded Kentucky in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Trey Alexander still being in the game late in regulation and overtime was improbable enough for Creighton.
Never mind the freshman making the tying and winning plays while playing with four fouls since early in the second half.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Boise State works on the “perfect possession” every practice, where they have to get one stop and grab a rebound.
“We’ve done it so many times in practice," freshman Tyson Degenhart said, "that we just knew what to do when it came time to do it.”
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Trey Pulliam scored 11 points and had six assists to lead San Diego State to a 63-58 victory over No. 23 Colorado State in a Mountain West Conference semifinal Friday night.
The third-seeded Aztecs will face top-seeded Boise State in Saturday’s conference championship.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Chad Baker and reserve Adam Seiko scored 11 points apiece to propel San Diego State to a 53-46 victory over Fresno State in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament on Thursday night.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Winning nine of their last 10 games, including three in six days, in three different states, has Brian Dutcher’s San Diego State Aztecs primed for what has become an annual run through the Mountain West Conference Tournament.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Matt Bradley had 24 points to help San Diego State fend off Nevada 79-78 on Saturday night.
Bradley made 11 of 12 foul shots and added six rebounds for the Aztecs (21-7, 13-4 Mountain West Conference).
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Matt Bradley had a career-high 30 points as San Diego State beat Wyoming 73-66 on Monday night.
Trey Pulliam had 14 points for San Diego State (19-7, 11-4 Mountain West Conference).
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Abu Kigab scored 21 points, including a pair of foul shots with a second left, to lift Boise State to a 58-57 win over San Diego State on Tuesday night.
Kigab, a 67% free-throw shooter this season, hit 9 of 11.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Chad Baker had a season-high 20 points as San Diego State cruised past Fresno State 61-44 on Saturday night.
Keshad Johnson had 13 points for the Aztecs (17-6, 9-3 Mountain West Conference), who have won five straight.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Matt Bradley had 22 points as San Diego State topped Utah State 75-56 on Tuesday night.
Bradley hit 4 of 6 3-pointers.
Keshad Johnson had 14 points for San Diego State (16-6, 8-3 Mountain West Conference), which won its fourth straight game.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Marcus Shaver Jr. scored 18 points, Naje Smith added 14 and Boise State beat New Mexico 71-63 on Saturday night.
Abu Kigab had 11 points and nine rebounds and Emmanuel Akot added 10 points for Boise State (12-4, 3-0 Mountain West).
SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State had just blown out previously undefeated No. 20 Colorado State when coach Brian Dutcher said the Aztecs are still trying to find their rhythm and that their best basketball is still ahead.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Hunter Dickinson stayed in school to work on his shot, particularly beyond the 3-point line, and it paid off as he and No.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — There's a lot for Brian Dutcher to absorb when he thinks back to the key role he had in recruiting Juwan Howard and the rest of the Fab Five to Michigan.
His fondest memory is forging bonds that will last a lifetime.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Trey Pulliam scored 16 points, including the first four in an 18-2 run in the first half that gave San Diego State control en route to a 72-47 win against Long Beach State on Tuesday night.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Isaiah Mobley scored 18 points and had 12 rebounds and No. 24 USC’s stifling defense earned it a 58-43 victory over San Diego State on Friday night in the title game of the Paycom Wooden Legacy.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Trey Pulliam made a go-ahead floater in the lane with 1:05 left and San Diego State held off Arizona State 65-63 Thursday night.
Lamont Butler scored 14 points for SDSU (2-1), which beat the Sun Devils (2-2) for the second straight year.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — California transfer Matt Bradley scored 23 points in his Aztecs debut as San Diego State beat UC Riverside 66-53 on Tuesday night in a season opener.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Saint Joseph’s will play Southern California and Georgetown will take on San Diego State in the Wooden Legacy on Thanksgiving weekend.
The four-game event will be Nov. 25-26 at the Anaheim Convention Center Arena.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — With the rubble of Qualcomm Stadium piled high about 150 yards away, the construction of San Diego State's new football stadium reached a major milestone on Wednesday.
Construction crews performed a traditional topping-out ceremony at Aztec Stadium by hoisting the final steel beam into place at the top of one of the scoreboard frames.
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — The 2022 Maui Invitational will be headlined by Arkansas, Ohio State and San Diego State.
The field, announced Thursday, also will include Arizona, Louisville, Texas Tech, Creighton, and Cincinnati for the November tournament at the Lahaina Civic Center.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The decades-old zone defense of Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim claimed another frustrated victim Friday night...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — After breezing through eight straight wins by an average of 26.4 points, No. 22 San Diego State was brought back to reality by Boise State...
A string of losses to unranked opponents led to upheaval in the AP Top 25 this week.
Kansas kept winning, strengthening its grip on No...
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is back on top of the college basketball world after knocking off Baylor in a matchup of Big 12 heavyweights, while the Bears dropped to No...
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson gave its weary fans something to celebrate a night after losing the national championship game in football, getting a career-high 25 points from Aamir Simms in a 79-72 upset of No...
San Diego State survived a big test by beating a talented Utah State team on the road. Auburn kicked off the SEC season by winning at Mississippi State for the third time in its last 18 tries...
The Lobos’ dismal defense reared its ugly head once again.
The University of New Mexico men’s basketball team dropped its third straight game in Mountain West Conference play, getting blown out 97-77 on the road Tuesday night in Viejas Arena by San Diego State.
LAS VEGAS, NEV. — The improbable run of The University of New Mexico men’s basketball team continued Friday night as the Lobos rolled past upstart Utah State, 83-68, and into the championship game of the Mountain West Conference Tournament.
For the first time this season, Gonzaga went backward in the AP men’s basketball poll.
Gonzaga dropped from No. 12 to No. 20 after suffering its first loss to a team outside of the RPI top 50.
SAN DIEGO – Gonzaga players didn’t bother hiding their enthusiasm for warmer weather on the 12th-ranked Bulldogs’ latest road trip.
“I’m excited to get out of the cold for a little while and see the sun,” senior forward Johnathan Williams said.
The Lobo basketball team rung in the new year with its first two-game winning streak since mid-November.
Now The University of New Mexico turns its sights on a three-game run knowing it will be limping into Logan, Utah, a little shorthanded.
SEATTLE (AP) — San Diego State coach Steve Fisher lacked answers, and he credited Washington for the type of defensive effort often associated with his Aztecs.
"Our offense was bad. That's the only way you can put it and they had a lot to do with that," Fisher said.