San Diego State moves on after a first-round win at the Maui Invitational.
San Diego State forced four turnovers to beat Air Force 30-14 on Friday night.
JJ O'Brien had a strong second half and finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Trailing 23-10 late in the third quarter and struggling on offense, Boise State sparked its comeback with a fake punt.
The tradition of dressing up in costumes and playing a baseball game started three years ago under Coach Tony Gwynn.
Donnel Pumphrey ran for 182 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries as San Diego State ground out a win over Hawaii.
Keith Williams threw for 251 yards with a touchdown and San Diego held on to defeat Butler on Saturday.
The 58-year-old track and cross-country coach at Cal State San Marcos was diagnosed in June.
Donnel Pumphrey rushed for a career-high 246 yards on 20 carries and had two long touchdown runs.
CIF games won't be played at Qualcomm Stadium due to Chargers' schedule.
Donovan Lewis and Jamal Ellis intercepted consecutive fourth-quarter passes.
He has guided the Aztecs to the NCAA tournament seven times, including five straight appearances.