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<em>Farewell, Kobe</em>

Farewell, Kobe

December 1, 2015

It wasn’t love at first dribble when I started playing basketball in the third grade. In games, I was petrified every time I got the ball because I didn’t know what to do. Do I dribble? Do I shoot...

LBSU soccer to make comeback in 2016

LBSU soccer to make comeback in 2016

November 16, 2015

The Long Beach State women’s soccer team’s season came to a close with a 1-0 loss to Santa Clara in round one of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, but the 49ers have plenty to get excited about for...

ESPN

ESPN

Kayce Contatore, Assistant Sports Editor

November 10, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Sports, Sports Showcase, Today

The self-proclaimed “Worldwide leader in sports,” ESPN, looks to be falling from fans good graces. As the long time go-to mecca of any and all sports information, ESPN has had more blunders than...

Chewing on the NBA

Chewing on the NBA

October 28, 2015

It’s here everyone. It’s the start of a new NBA season. And after an off-season of trades and draft picks and free-agent acquisitions and coaching changes, there is just one thing left to get you...

James Ennis makes Miami Heat roster, former LBSU Dirtbags shine in MLB

James Ennis makes Miami Heat roster, former LBSU Dirtbags shine in MLB

October 26, 2015

Keeping his talents in South Beach When the Miami Heat’s training camp started, former LBSU men’s basketball star James Ennis was on the outside looking in for a roster spot. He had a disastrous Summer Lea...

All roads lead to Hawai’i for Big West title

All roads lead to Hawai’i for Big West title

October 20, 2015

As the Big West conference women’s volleyball season hits the halfway point, all roads lead to No. 8 Hawai’i regaining the championship title. After a 2014 season that saw Long Beach State unseat the...

World Series will be for the birds

World Series will be for the birds

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

October 6, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Sports, Today

The first pitch for the 2015 Major League Baseball postseason is on Tuesday and if your team’s mascot is some sort of bird, you’re in for a great fall. This year’s playoffs feature some of the...

Playing the Field : 9.17.15

Playing the Field : 9.17.15

September 17, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Daily 49er News Show, Daily 49er Radio, Sports, Today

Welcome to the first episode of Play the Field , your weekly dose of sports and culture talk radio.