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Final run for an LBSU great

Final run for an LBSU great

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

Mike Caffey sets his sights on NCAA glory and beyond.

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49ers stumble out of Big West Tournament

49ers stumble out of Big West Tournament

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 12, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports Showcase

A day that began with promise and hope ended in disappointment when the Long Beach State men’s basketball team’s inconsistent season concluded after a 79-72 loss to Hawaii on Thursday. The loss eliminated the 49ers from the Big West Tournament at the Honda Center in Anaheim. LBSU failed to reach... Read more »

David Samuels has become an integral part of LBSU basketball

David Samuels has become an integral part of LBSU basketball

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 11, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The emergence of big man David Samuels as an all-conference caliber player gives the Long Beach State basketball team the inside presence that makes it a dangerous squad heading into the Big West Tournament. The senior forward has come a long way, intellectually and literally, in his pursuit of an... Read more »

Big West’s best meet in Anaheim

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 10, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The men’s basketball Big West Tournament will kick off Thursday at the Honda Center in Anaheim with eight teams vying for a single spot in the NCAA Tournament. No. 1 seed UC Davis will enter the tournament as the favorite after the Aggies went 14-2 in conference and 24-5 overall. Big West Coach... Read more »

LBSU has the right pieces for a title run

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 10, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

In the fall, head coach Dan Monson called this year’s Long Beach State basketball team one of the deepest in school history – and with good reason. Along with all-conference point guard Mike Caffey and returning starters Tyler Lamb and David Samuels, LBSU’s incoming freshmen were considered... Read more »

49ers overpower CSUN on senior night

49ers overpower CSUN on senior night

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 5, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

A dominant 68-59 win over Cal State Northridge capped off an emotional day for Mike Caffey, David Samuels and the three other graduating seniors Thursday night inside the Walter Pyramid. Head coach Dan Monson, Samuels, Caffey, Lamb, guard McKay LaSalle and forward Eric McKnight each addressed the... Read more »

The Lions Roar

Eddie Rivera, contributing writer
March 4, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball

Loyola Marymount snapped the Long Beach State baseball team’s three-game winning streak on Tuesday night at Blair Field. Freshman center fielder Tristan Mercadel jumpstarted the Dirtbags’ (8-4) offense in the second inning when he doubled down the right field line. A double by freshman David Banuelos... Read more »

LBSU takes on Northridge

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor
March 4, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball

In its final home game of the season, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team will host Cal State Northridge on Thursday for Senior Night inside the Walter Pyramid. With just two games left, the 49ers (16-18, 8-6) are eliminated from the regular season title race. Head coach Dan Monson said it... Read more »