On the debut episode of the Left Coast Sports podcast, Jon Schaeffer is joined by San Diego State assistant coach Dave Velasquez to discuss one of the premier men’s basketball programs on the West Coast. San Diego State is just a season removed from a historic 30-2 season (and a national ranking as high as #4 in the AP Poll) and has reached a pair of Sweet 16’s since 2011.
Learn more about the Aztecs’ remarkable home-court success, their impressive coaching continuity, and why Coach Velasquez thinks the best days are still ahead for this West Coast power.
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More about Left Coast Sports & Upcoming Episodes
The Left Coast Sports with Jon Schaeffer weekly podcast focuses on sporting events, teams, and athletes throughout San Diego County and the Southern California area.
Whether it’s high school, college, amateur or professional sports, we’ve got all of your West Coast sports topics covered.
Upcoming topics include (subject to change):
- USC basketball breakdown – The Trojans are a Top 25-caliber team with one of the premier freshmen in the country in Evan Mobley.
- UCLA basketball breakdown – The Bruins are the preseason favorite in the Pac-12 Conference.
- UC Irvine basketball breakdown – The Anteaters are the preseason favorite in the Big West Conference.
- West Coast Conference breakdown (featuring “local” schools Pepperdine, LMU and even St. Mary’s in NoCal).
- USD/UCSD season updates
- San Diego State regular-season recap.
- NCAA Championship Week/Selection Sunday preview
- Break down the NCAA Tournament field following Selection Sunday
- NCAA Tournament update
- NCAA Final Four preview
- NCAA Final Four/National Championship Recap
- Olympics – A weekly countdown leading up to the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo featuring interviews with U.S. athletes preparing for the Summer Games.
- Prep/high school sports – The 2021 High School football season featuring interviews with high-profile student-athletes and head coaches.