San Diego State Claims Fifth MW Softball Crown

May 11, 2012


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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - San Diego State defeated UNLV, 10-3, on Friday to clinch its fifth Mountain West title and earn the league's automatic berth to this year's NCAA tournament. The Aztecs, who also won Thursday's series opener, will be looking to complete the sweep when the two teams meet Saturday in a 1 p.m. PT contest that will be televised live on CBS Sports Network. Also on Friday, Colorado State defeated New Mexico, 10-5, in the season finale for both teams, while Boise State fell to No. 16/14 Texas A&M, 10-8. The Broncos and Aggies will close out their three-game series with a 4 p.m. MT on Saturday.

  • SAN DIEGO STATE 10, UNLV 3
  • COLORADO STATE 10, NEW MEXICO 5
  • No. 16/14 Texas A&M 10, BOISE STATE 8

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San Diego State 10, UNLV 3
San Diego State Claims MW Crown with 10-3 Win at UNLV
LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Patrice Jackson had two home runs and five RBIs to lead San Diego State in a 10-3 win over UNLV Friday at Eller Media Stadium. The victory gave the Aztecs the outright Mountain West title, their fifth overall and first since 2008. [READ MORE]
Colorado State 10, New Mexico 5
Rams Complete Sweep of Lobos with 10-5 Win
FORT COLLINS, Colo. - Colorado State closed out the 2012 campaign on a seven-game win streak, doubling up New Mexico, 10-5, Friday at Ram Field. The contest marked the season finale for both squads. [READ MORE]
No. 16/14 Texas A&M 10, BOISE STATE 8
Boise State Drops 10-8 Slugfest to No. 16/14 Texas A&M
BOISE, Idaho - Boise State rallied late but could not overcome a fast start by No. 16/14 Texas A&M Friday, in a 10-8 loss at Mountain Cove Softball Field. The Broncos scored four times in the sixth and brought the tying run to the plate in the seventh, but fell just short in the two-run loss. [READ MORE]
Coming Up in Mountain West Softball
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SATURDAY, MAY 12
*SAN DIEGO STATE at UNLV 1 p.m. PT CBSSN
No. 16/14 Texas A&M at BOISE STATE 4 p.m. MT
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