LBSU to play No. 13 San Diego State

LBSU to play No. 13 San Diego State

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
December 8, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

After its biggest loss of the season, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team will try to regroup in San Diego on Wednesday night against No. 13 San Diego State. The 49ers (5-5) are coming off Friday’s 29-point loss at Stephen F. Austin, the first of a six-game road trip. Before the start of... Read more »

49ers blown out in first of six-game road stretch

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
December 8, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team stumbled in its first game of a major six-game road trip with a 74-45 loss at Stephen F. Austin Friday night. Following a 68-57 win against Nevada last Wednesday night at the Walter Pyramid, LBSU head coach Dan Monson said he felt his team was starting... Read more »

LBSU notches first back to back wins

LBSU notches first back to back wins

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
December 3, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

An all-around performance helped the Long Beach State men’s basketball team remain undefeated at home after a 68-57 win over Nevada on Wednesday. In a game plagued early by sloppy offensive play from both teams, the 49ers (5-4) closed out the first half on a 14-2 run, led mostly by senior guards... Read more »

Push for .500 plus

Push for .500 plus

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
December 1, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team aims to gain some consistency in its up-and-down season as it prepares to host Nevada on Wednesday at the Walter Pyramid in its lone home game of the month. LBSU (4-4) hasn’t been able to get above a .500 record, alternating wins and losses. During last... Read more »

Third place finish at Wooden Legacy

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
December 1, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team split two games in the Wooden Legacy Tournament before redeeming itself in a 73-70 win against Xavier at the Honda Center for a third place finish Sunday afternoon. An 80-70 loss against Washington (5-0) Friday night at Titan Gym in Fullerton overshadowed... Read more »

Down on defense, 49ers lose to UCLA

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
November 24, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team’s early defensive road struggles continued Sunday night in a 77-63 loss at UCLA. The 49ers failed to build on a convincing Friday night win over Kansas State. The end result was not indicative of LBSU’s performance as the 49ers (2-3) played UCLA (3-0)... Read more »

Stepping in the right direction

Stepping in the right direction

Oscar Terrones, assistant sports editor
November 22, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

Stifling defense powered by an electric crowd carried the Long Beach State Men’s basketball team to a 69-60 win over Kansas State Friday night at the Walter Pyramid. After a sub-par defensive performance at Xavier in which they gave up 97 points, the 49ers (2-2) held... Read more »

Big home game, big away game

Big home game, big away game

Oscar Terrones, Assistant Sports Editor
November 19, 2014
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News

After its Tuesday night road loss at Xavier, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team will host Kansas State Friday night at the Walter Pyramid before making the short drive to UCLA on Sunday. The 49ers (1-2) struggled again on the road, where they will spend the majority of their time over the... Read more »