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LORDY, THAT’S A MIGHTY ROUGH AND TOUGH NON CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Seven, eight years and this is the non conference home schedule for SJS? Fri, Nov 09 & Tues Jan 08 New Orleans New Orleans went 17-15 last season including signature wins versus Champion Baptist (twice), Southern New Orleans (twice, Florida … Continue reading

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BLESS THE SIMPKINS

Bless Phyllis Simpkins and her husband Alan for all they contributed to SJS throughout their lives. Talk about generous givers. They were class personified. Keeping it short, the litany of SJS ADs never came close to matching what the Simpkins … Continue reading

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JUST THE BEGINNING

The push of Sam Piraro out of the door obviously has GB’s fingerprints all over it. Mediocrity or worse will not be tolerated during the GB tenure unlike a certain predecessor. SP served SJS very well. Authentic thankx is deserved … Continue reading

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THIS SOUNDS PROMISING

“That’s why SJSU worked hard to gain the Mountain West invitation. Qayoumi says the idea was already on the radar when he was named president last year. Over the past several months, he’s spent one-on-one phone time lobbying the presidents … Continue reading

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AD GB: ARE YOU UP TO THE TASK?

Maybe I’m blinded or just scarred from so many years of the acceptance of failure but I just can’t see SJSU doing it despite San Diego State pulling it off. Comparing San Diego with Silicon Valley might be apples and … Continue reading

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THE TRUTH HURTS

Ah the TB legacy, well below average and routinely among the worst   Why does the Mountain West want San Jose State? Chris Murray The Mountain West Conference wraps up its meeting in Phoenix today, and it seems like a … Continue reading

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THE MENTALLY DERANGED OF SPARTANIA

Rodney Terry was recognized as one of the nation’s top recruiters while an assistant at Texas, so it’s no surprise he’s doing the same as head coach at Fresno State. Next year the Bulldogs add highly touted post players Robert … Continue reading

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