Luckily for Mizzou this guy won't be suiting up on Saturday.

University Info:

Type: Public

Founded: 1897

Enrollment: 29,259

Colors: Scarlet, Black, Gold

Nickname: Aztecs

Random: - San Diego State is the third largest college in California

- According to the University's website, SDSU owns and operates one of the nation's, "top 10 public broadcasting stations."

Football Info:

Record:  2-0 (Wins over Nicholls State and New Mexico State)

Conference:  Mountain West

Attendance:  25,290 people showed up to San Diego State's home opener.

Coach:  Brady Hoke (you've probably heard of him from his days leading Ball State to a  national ranking).

  • Gary Pinkel is 2-0 vs. Brady Hoke and 0-0 against San Diego State
Quick Facts:
  • SDSU has not won a bowl game in 37 years
  • The Aztecs were 4-8 last season.
  • SDSU ranks 6th nationally in total offense and 20th in total defense.
Key Players:
  • Quarterback Ryan Lindley is a 6-4 215 lb. junior who will likely be drafted into the NFL after his senior season.  He's already thrown for 622 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions this season.
  • Senior wideouts DeMarco Sampson and Vincent Brown are also NFL prospects.  Sampson has 11 catches for 252 yards and two touchdowns through two games this year.  Brown has 10 catches for 138 yards.  Those two have combined for 21 of the team's 38 receptions.
Program History:
Despite their long bowl drought, SDSU has produced more than its fair share of NFL talent.  Check out this list:
  • Joe Gibbs - former Aztec player and assistant coach
  • John Madden - former assistant coach
  • Don Coryell - former head coach
  • Herm Edwards - former player
  • John Fox - former player
  • Marhsall Faulk - former player