Men's Basketball Game Day Update: SDSU at Air Force

Feb. 18, 2012

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BREAKDOWN
Category San Diego State Air Force
Overall Record 20-5 12-11
Streak Loss 2 Won 1
Mountain West 6-3/T-2nd 2-7/T-7th
Top 25 (AP/Coaches) 13/15 --/--
RPI (entering today) 27 165
Sagarin (entering today) 51 170
Next Game vs. Wyoming, Wed. vs. TCU, Wed.

Gameday Tidbits

  • Today's game will tipoff at 2:05 p.m. MT.
  • San Diego State postgame interviews will take place in the hallway outside of the Clune Arena floor. Interviews will take place in the same hallway that the Aztec team enters and exits the arena.
  • Following the game, the team is departing for Denver and will fly back to San Diego tonight. Postgame availability will be limited.
  • San Diego State postgame quotes and notes will be available on GoAztecs.com.

    Jamaal Update

  • San Diego State sophomore Jamaal Franklin has missed the last two days of practice with a sprained left ankle. Franklin did not participate in practice Thursday or Friday and also sat out a light shooting session that the team had on Friday night at Clune Arena.
  • He will be a game-time decision.
  • Franklin has started 11 straight games and has played in 24 consecutive games.
  • If Franklin is unable to go, it will snap a streak of nine consecutive games in which the same five players have started for the Aztecs - James Rahon, Tim Shelton, Xavier Thames, Chase Tapley and Jamaal Franklin.

    Streaks At Stake Saturday

  • San Diego State has gone 142 consecutive games without suffering three consecutive losses.
  • San Diego State has won a series-high eight consecutive games against Air Force.
  • San Diego State has won three straight games at Clune Arena.

    SAN DIEGO STATE FRIDAY RESULTS

    Women's Lacrosse: San Diego State 14, Cincinnati 9
    SDSU first home game and win in program history

    Softball: SDSU 8, Notre Dame 3; SDSU 7, Oregon State 6 (9 innings)
    Aztecs improve to 5-3 on the season

    Baseball: Washington 7, San Diego State 4
    Stephen Strasburg jersey retired prior to season opener

    SAN DIEGO STATE SATURDAY EVENTS

    Men's Tennis: vs. San Francisco, 10 a.m. PT
    Water Polo: vs. UCLA, noon PT
    Women's Tennis: vs. UC Irvine, noon PT
    Men's Basketball: at Air Force, 1 p.m. PT
    Softball: vs. Central Florida, 1 p.m. PT
    Women's Basketball: vs. Air Force, 2 p.m. PT
    Softball: vs. UC Davis, 3:30 p.m. PT
    Baseball: vs. Washington, 6 p.m. PT

    CHYRON UPDATES

    Highest MBB Winning Percentages,
    Since Beginning of 2010-11 Season (entering today)
    Rk.     School               W      L      Pct.
    1.      Ohio State          56      7      88.9
    2.      Kansas              56      8      87.5
    3.      San Diego State     54      8      87.1
    4.      Duke                54      9      85.7
    5.      Syracuse            53      9      85.5
    6.      Kentucky            54     10      84.4
    7.      Brigham Young       54     11      83.1
    8.      Murray State        48     10      82.8
    9.      Harvard             45     10      81.8
    10.     Wichita State       52     12      81.3
    

    Highest Winning Percentage in Football and Men's Basketball, Since Beginning of 2010 Football Season (entering today) Rk. School W L Pct. 1. San Diego State 71 17 80.7 2. Ohio State 62 15 80.5 3. Brigham Young 71 20 78.0 4. Wisconsin 66 21 75.9 Syracuse 66 21 75.9 6. Missouri 65 21 75.6 7. Southern Miss. 64 21 75.3 8. Temple 63 21 75.0 9. North Carolina 66 23 74.2 10. Kentucky 65 24 73.0

    OTHER SAN DIEGO STATE RANKINGS Category National Rank MBB Winning Percentage, since beginning of 2009-10 season 8th MBB Winning Percentage, since beginning of 2008-09 season 8th

    Mountain West Conference Standings (entering today) Rk. School MWC GB Overall 1. New Mexico 7-2 - 21-4 2. San Diego State 6-3 1 20-5 UNLV 6-3 1 22-5 4. TCU 5-4 2 15-10 5. Wyoming 4-5 3 18-7 Colorado State 4-5 3 15-9 7. Air Force 2-7 5 12-11 Boise State 2-7 5 12-12

    TODAY'S MOUNTAIN WEST GAMES UNLV at New Mexico, 11 a.m. MT San Diego State at Air Force, 2 p.m. MT TCU at Boise State, 2 p.m. MT Wyoming at Colorado State, 7 p.m. MT