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Early season tournaments will mostly come to an end this weekend, as the Battle 4 Atlantis, Wooden Legacy, Advocare Invitational, NIT Preseason Tip-Off, Las Vegas Invitational and Barclays Center Classic all finish up. Here's what else to expect this weekend.
Last season, San Diego State had to share the Mountain West Conference regular season title with Boise State. This season, look for the Aztecs to narrowly hold off the upstart Broncos and a challenge from UNLV to capture the MWC championship.