Game Day Update for SDSU vs. TCU

Feb. 4, 2012

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TCU (13-8; 3-3 MW) at [17/17] SAN DIEGO STATE (19-3/5-1 MW)

BREAKDOWN
Category TCU San Diego State
Overall Record 13-8 19-3 Streak Won 1 Won 1 Mountain West 3-3/T-4th 4-1/T-1st Top 25 (AP/Coaches) -- 17/17 RPI (entering today) 99 21 Sagarin (entering today) 153 45 Next Game at SMU, Wed. at UNLV, Sat.

Gameday Tidbits

* Today's game will tipoff at 7:02 p.m. PT.

* For the second consecutive season, San Diego State forward Tim Shelton has written and performed a song about the Aztec basketball team. A 45-second version of the 3:10 song will be played as the intro video prior to the announcement of the San Diego State starting lineup. This year's song, entitled "Aztec Motto", will be played for the fourth consecutive home game today.

* San Diego State postgame interviews will take place on the mezzanine level of Viejas Arena (credential required). TCU postgame interviews will take place outside their locker room in the North corridor. Quotes will be provided from both postgame media gatherings.

Looking For 20

* San Diego State is looking for victory No. 20 tonight.

* The Aztecs are looking for a school-record seventh consecutive season with at least 20 victories.

* In its 91st season of basketball, San Diego State enters tonight with 16 20-win seasons, nine of which have occurred in the Division I era and seven of those have come under Steve Fisher.

* Steve Fisher enters tonight's game with seven 20-win seasons at San Diego State and 13 career 20-win campaigns in 20 previous seasons.

* Prior to Steve Fisher guiding the 2001-02 Aztecs to a 21-12 record, San Diego State went 16 seasons (from 1985-86 to 2000-01) without recording a 20-win season.

BREAKDOWN - Entering Tonight's Game
Category            Div. I Era, Prior to Fisher             Fisher Era
Seasons               	   	             29             13th
Record  	                 368-447 (45.2)  	    251-155 (61.8)
20-Win Seasons          	              2             7
Consecutive 20-Win Seasons   		      1             6 (active)
NCAA Tournaments       	   		      3             4
Postseason Appearances                        4             8
Conference Titles (Reg. Season & Tourney)     4             6

12,414

* Saturday's San Diego State-TCU game is sold out. The official attendance for the game is 12,414.

* This is the eighth home sellout of the season and the 18th time in the last 26 home games.

* The Aztecs have sold out 12 consecutive games against Mountain West opponents.

* It is the 29th sellout in Viejas Arena history.

Winning Streaks At Stake On Saturday

* San Diego State has won 43 consecutive home games against unranked teams.

* San Diego State has won 22 consecutive home games against the current configuration of the Mountain West.

* San Diego State has won 10 consecutive games when wearing white uniforms.

* San Diego State has won nine consecutive home games (tied for the 11th-longest streak in 91 seasons of Aztec Basketball).

* San Diego State has won a school-record six straight games against TCU.

* San Diego State has won a school-record six straight home games against TCU.

CHYRON UPDATES

Highest MBB Winning Percentages,
Since Beginning of 2010-11 Season (entering today)
Rk. School W L Pct.
1. San Diego State 53 6 89.8 Ohio State 53 6 89.8 3. Kansas 53 7 88.3 4. Duke 51 8 86.4 5. Syracuse 49 9 84.5 6. Kentucky 51 10 83.6 7. Murray State 45 9 83.3 8. Harvard 42 9 82.4 9. Brigham Young 51 11 82.3 10. North Carolina 48 11 81.4

Most Victories in Football and Men's Basketball,
Since Beginning of 2010 Football Season (entering today)
Rk. School W L Pct.
1. San Diego State 70 15 82.4 2. Ohio State 59 14 80.8 3. Wisconsin 65 19 77.4 4. Brigham Young 68 20 77.3 5. Southern Miss. 62 20 75.6 6. Syracuse 62 21 74.7 7. Missouri 61 21 74.4 8. North Carolina 63 22 74.1 9. Temple 59 21 73.8 10. Florida 62 23 72.9

OTHER SAN DIEGO STATE RANKINGS
Category                                              					Rank
MBB Winning Percentage, since beginning of 2008-09 season    	T-6th
MBB Winning Percentage, since beginning of 2009-10 season    	7th

Current Mountain West Standings
(includes all league games today except TCU at SDSU)
Rk. School MWC W-L Overall W-L
1. San Diego State 5-1 19-3 2. New Mexico 5-2 19-4 UNLV 5-2 21-4 4. Colorado State 4-3 15-7 Wyoming 4-3 18-5 6. TCU 3-3 13-8 7. Air Force 1-6 11-10 8. TCU 0-7 10-12

TODAY'S RESULTS
at Wyoming 68, UNLV 66             		Washington, Cruz score 16 pts. apiece
New Mexico 65, at Boise State 49             	Lobos win 4th straight
at Colorado State 67, Air Force 49             	Pierce Hornung: 23 pts., 17 rebs.