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Preseason polls couldn’t predict this for Long Beach State

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

February 14, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Sports

Just as the seasons change, so too have the journeys for the men’s and women’s basketball teams. Both teams were predicted to win the Big West before this season started – and that is where the similarities end. The women’s team is currently in a battle with UC Davis for the top spot in the Big West and the men’s team is in the middle of the pack during a season that has been filled with disappointment and fr... Read more »

Long Beach State women’s basketball team has senior looking to make this year count

Long Beach State women’s basketball team has senior looking to make this year count

February 6, 2017

Now that we’re a little over halfway through basketball season, it’s safe to say that with the Long Beach State women’s basketball team — these seniors are ready to win. It’s reminiscent o... Read more »

The Atlanta Falcons will win Super Bowl LI

The Atlanta Falcons will win Super Bowl LI

February 2, 2017

Oh, the New England Patriots are back in the Super Bowl? Well, that’s a shocker — an unexpected twist after the hated New England team made it to the finale, although star quarterback Tom Brady was su... Read more »

Long Beach State dealing with LAG time just fine

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

January 30, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Sports

When junior forward Gabe Levin went down with a season-ending knee injury on New Year’s Eve, things appeared to go from bad to worse for the Long Beach State men’s basketball team.   The injury piled onto the 49ers’ early season woes, where the team, facing one of the toughest schedules in the country, kept losing to some of the top-ranked teams in the nation — and badly.   But after starting Big... Read more »

Los Angeles is ready to welcome the Rams with open arms

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

September 19, 2016

Filed under Commentary, Sports

Breaking news: Los Angeles is ready for the NFL. Although it’s been 22 years since the team headed to St. Louis, Sunday was an example of what football can be in Los Angeles. 91,000 roaring spectators had the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum rocking with excitement as they welcomed back the Rams as they took on the Seattle Seahawks. It was a spectacle. It was a city answering the call to prove why the team came b... Read more »

NBA All-Star game should count

NBA All-Star game should count

February 15, 2016

Until the NBA implements a rule like Major League Baseball in which its All-Star game matters, the mid-season, star-studded affair will continue to be what it is: a mirage. Sure, the NBA All-Star game looks like the g... Read more »

Here are our Super Bowl 50 picks, or whatever

Here are our Super Bowl 50 picks, or whatever

Daily 49er Staff

February 4, 2016

Filed under Commentary, Sports, Sports Showcase, Today

The Denver Broncos will take on the Carolina Panthers Sunday in the most widely viewed U.S. sporting event of the year: Super Bowl 50. Unfortunately, people who don’t care about football exist too.... Read more »

Don’t watch Super Bowl 50

Don’t watch Super Bowl 50

January 25, 2016

The date and location have been set for some time now, but as of Sunday we finally found out who the participants in Super Bowl 50 are. The Carolina Panthers will show up in Santa Clara on Feb. 7 to h... Read more »

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