Men's Soccer vs. USD to be Shown Live on MW Network
Aug 29, 2013
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego State men's soccer match against cross-town foe San Diego on Friday, Aug. 30, will be streamed live online through the Mountain West Network. The match begins at 7 p.m. PT at SDSU Sports Deck, and will be announced by veteran San Diego radio personality, Chris Ello.
Watching the stream is free and can be found here, or on the GoAztecs.com home page, where there will be a link to the broadcast. It will be the first San Diego State sporting event ever shown on the network.
A large crowd is expected on Friday night, as SDSU is taking on No. 16/21/12 San Diego for the 20th time in the history of the series, with the last matchup coming in 2011. The Aztecs hold the edge in the all-time series 11-6-2.
Friday's match is part of the Courtyard Marriott San Diego Central Soccer Tournament, in which SDSU holds a 7-2-1 all-time record. This is the first meeting between San Diego State and USD in the six-year history of the tournament.
The Aztecs return 11 players who started at least 10 games last season, including six of its top seven points' leaders. Of SDSU's returners, three were all Pac-12 performers in 2012, including first-team selection Blake Wise, second-team choice Kevin Bick and honorable mention Jordan Ongaro.