San Jose State in the News - 6/24/09

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Not only is Alabama paying close to $1 million for the privilege of hosting San Jose State, they are also footing the bill for travel costs, according to this article on Also, Arizona State will be paying SJSU $500,000 but will not be covering expenses for the Spartans.

In this piece, Boise State is picked as the Western Athletic Conference champion. But you should be pleasantly surprised at who they pick as runner-up. Would anyone be disappointed with this outcome?

The WAC made the official announcement today that the Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments will be held in Las Vegas starting in 2011.

Former San Jose State shortstop Kyle Bellows made his professional debut on Saturday, June 20, according to

Another former Spartan, pitcher Jack Adams, also made his profession debut this week, striking out the first bstter he faced.

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