SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The Brigham Young and San Diego State football teams are scheduled to make separate visits to SeaWorld San Diego Monday, three days before playing in the Poinsettia Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium.
On Tuesday, the teams are scheduled to visit the San Diego Zoo and on Wednesday, they'll have lunch aboard the USS Midway Museum.
The Brigham Young team arrived in San Diego Sunday by plane, bus and car, according to Kenny Cox of Brigham Young's Athletic Communications office. The team was welcomed at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel by members of the Poinsettia Bowl organizing committee, the Red Coats, a mariachi band, hotel staff and relatives and friends, he said.
The San Diego State team received a similar greeting Sunday afternoon in front of the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina.
San Diego State will be playing in a bowl game for a school-record third consecutive year. This will be the 11th time the Aztecs have played in a bowl game and the seventh since moving to the Division I level before the 1969 season.
Brigham Young will be playing in its eighth consecutive bowl game and 31st overall, including 11 appearances in San Diego's Holiday Bowl.
Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a man who died Saturday morning on a sidewalk in Old Town.
Fire crews have reached full containment of a wildfire that spread over hilly rural terrain east of Ramona Friday afternoon, officials said.
A strong high pressure ridge will slowly strengthen and expand, putting Southern California underneath it's dome of hot air.
A suspected drunk driver was shot by sheriff's deputies after leading them on a pursuit across North County freeways Friday night, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.
For years, Honor Flight San Diego has fulfilled its mission to fly San Diego’s war heroes to Washington D.C. to visit the memorials dedicated to their service.
Day two of Comic-Con has come and gone, but tens of thousands of people are still hitting the streets of downtown San Diego – pumping thousands of dollars into the local economy.
A 24-year-old woman was shot and killed Friday inside an Oceanside apartment building today and a person of interest was being questioned, according to police.
A 2-year-old girl is in the hospital Friday with serious injuries after she fell from a fourth-floor window at an apartment complex in San Diego's University City neighborhood, police said.
Improving surveillance camera technology is helping homeowners fight back against thieves. The latest cameras are delivering clear and multi-angle images that can lead straight to the suspects.