Aztecs Face Familiar Foe In Final Day Of San Diego Surf `N Slam Friday
Dec. 29, 2005
San Diego State Aztecs (2-7, 0-0 MWC) vs.
-When & Where: Friday, Dec. 30, 2005, Cox Arena (12,414), San Diego, Calif., 5:30 p.m. (PST)
-Webcast/Live Stats: Dan Lawton (play-by-play) will have the live audio broadcast on www.goaztecs.com. Live stats for both games will also be available on the Aztecs' official site.
-The Records: The San Diego State women's basketball team (2-7) rounds out its non-conference schedule and the 2005 calendar year on Friday when it faces UC Davis for the second time this season at 5:30 p.m. The Aztecs and Aggies will meet in the consolation game of the two-day San Diego Surf `N Slam, as SDSU fell on Wednesday to Loyola (52-43) and UC Davis dropped a 69-54 decision to Auburn. Loyola and Auburn will meet later in the evening at 7:30 p.m. for the tournament championship.
UC Davis is 5-6 this year and is 2-3 since winning the first battle between the two schools up in Davis, Calif., back on Dec. 3, 58-36.
-SDSU Head Coach Beth Burns: Burns (Ohio Wesleyan, 1979) is in the first year of her second stint as head coach at San Diego State. She coached the Aztecs from 1989 to 1997 and has a school record of 153-90 in nine seasons. Her 14-year head coaching record stands at 234-155.
-UC Davis Head Coach Sandy Simpson: Simpson is in his ninth year with the Aggies. He boasts a career record of 152-81, all with UC Davis.
-UC Davis Series History: UC Davis leads the series, 1-0 (Last: 12/3/05 at Davis, 58-36)