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San Diego State to Retire Kawhi Leonard+IBk-s Jersey

+ADw-p class+AD0AIg-subtitle+ACIAPg-Kawhi Leonard will become the first San Diego State player to have his jersey retired.+ADw-/p+AD4APAAh— tml-version+AD0AIg-2+ACI –+AD4APA-figure+AD4APA-img src+AD0AIg-https://www.si.com/.image/c+AF8-fit+ACU-2Ccs+AF8-srgb+ACU-2Cfl+AF8-progressive+ACU-2Cq+AF8-auto:good+ACU-2Cw+AF8-620/MTY5Nzc1Njc2MDc1ODEyMDAx/san-diego-state-retiring-kawhi-leonards-number.jpg+ACI height+AD0AIg-349+ACI width+AD0AIg-620+ACIAPgA8-/figure+AD4APA-p+AD4-SAN DIEGO +IBQ Kawhi Leonard will become the first San Diego State player to have his jersey retired when the No. 7 Aztecs honor him Feb. 1 during a game against Utah State.+ADw-/p+AD4APA-p+AD4-Leonard helped lead the Aztecs to national prominence during his two seasons, including reaching their first Sweet 16 and finishing a program-best 34-3 in the 2010-11 season.+ADw-/p+AD4APA-p+AD4-Leonard is expected to be present as his No. 15 jersey is hoisted into the rafters at Viejas Arena. His Los Angeles Clippers play a home game that afternoon. Steve Fisher, who turned around the program in his 18 seasons as coach, also will participate.+ADw-/p+AD4APA-p+AD4-Leonard led the Aztecs to a 20-0 start in 2010-11. The current Aztecs are two victories shy of matching that start.+ADw-/p+AD4APA-p+AD4-He is one of just three players in the program+IBk-s 99-year history to average a double-double for his career, with 14.1 points and 10.2 rebounds.+ADw-/p+AD4APA-p+AD4-Leonard is in his first season with the Clippers. He was named +ADw-a href+AD0AIg-https://www.si.com/nba/2019/06/11/kawhi-leonard-wins-finals-mvp-raptors-defeat-warriors-first-championship+ACIAPg-NBA Finals MVP+ADw-/a+AD4 after leading the Toronto Raptors to their first title last season. He also was named Finals MVP+ACY-nbsp+ADs-after helping the San Antonio Spurs win the championship in 2014.+ADw-/p+AD4-

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