LBSU demolishes Titans

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 2, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports

  The Long Beach State men’s basketball team snapped its five-game losing streak with a 70-47 win over Cal State Fullerton Saturday inside the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (14-16, 8-6) dispatched the last-place Titans (9-20, 1-13) behind sophomore guard Travis Hammonds, senior point guard Mike... Read more »

LBSU travels to Hawaii

LBSU travels to Hawaii

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 25, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports

An upbeat Long Beach State men’s basketball team flies to Honolulu feeling confident it can snap its four-game losing streak Thursday night at Hawaii. “You worry about [the team’s energy during a losing streak],” head coach Dan Monson said. “But I’ve been pleased with our guys here.” The... Read more »

LBSU travels to Hawaii

LBSU travels to Hawaii

Oscar Terrones, Sport Editor
February 25, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

An upbeat Long Beach State men’s basketball team flies to Honolulu feeling confident it can snap its four-game losing streak Thursday night at Hawaii.   “You worry about [the team’s energy during a losing streak],” head coach Dan Monson said. “But I’ve been pleased with our guys... Read more »

49ers’ losing streak reaches four

49ers’ losing streak reaches four

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 23, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports

Another dismal first-half performance doomed the Long Beach State men’s basketball team, which dropped its fourth straight game in a 65-58 loss to UC Davis Thursday night inside the... Read more »

Deep dive

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 17, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

A three-game losing streak threatens to derail the Long Beach State men’s basketball team’s impressive efforts in league play. After losing to UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly, the 49ers are in third place... Read more »

49ers drop third straight game

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 15, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Back-to-back road losses at UC Santa Barbara Thursday night and Cal Poly Saturday night have the Long Beach State men’s basketball team back under .500 for the first time since Jan. 17. The 49ers (13-14, 7-4) lost both games by double digits: 70-55 at the Gauchos (13-11, 6-4) and 71-58 at the Mustangs... Read more »

Jerry Tarkanian leaves unprecedented legacy

Jerry Tarkanian leaves unprecedented legacy

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 11, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, News, Showcase, Sports

Legendary basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian, orchestrator of the greatest stretch of success in Long Beach State basketball history, died at 84 years old on Wednesday in Las Vegas after battling a respiratory infection. Tarkanian’s... Read more »

LBSU loses heartbreaker to UC Irvine

LBSU loses heartbreaker to UC Irvine

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
February 8, 2015
Filed under Daily 49er TV, Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

A last second game-winning layup by UC Irvine’s Jaron Martin sealed the Long Beach State men’s basketball team’s first home loss of the season in the Walter Pyramid Saturday night, 56-55. A... Read more »