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Ron Freeman’s game-winning layup puts Long Beach State over Iona

Ron Freeman’s game-winning layup puts Long Beach State over Iona

November 19, 2018

LAS VEGAS — Redshirt junior guard Ron Freeman channeled his inner mamba mentality and put in a leaning layup as the clock expired and the Long Beach State men’s basketball team upset the Iona Gaels in th...

Long Beach looks to bounce back at Mississippi State Friday

Long Beach looks to bounce back at Mississippi State Friday

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

November 16, 2018

Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Today

Coming off a 90-58 blowout loss at Arizona State Monday, Friday night’s game against No. 17 Mississippi State will be another big challenge for Long Beach State men’s basketball. The 49ers (1-2) wil...

Three takeaways from Long Beach at Arizona State

Three takeaways from Long Beach at Arizona State

Kevin Colindres, Sports Editor

November 13, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Today

  The 383 mile trek from the Walter Pyramid to Wells Fargo Arena ended in a 90-58 rout of the Long Beach State men’s basketball team. Arizona State put on a clinic against the 49ers; here are thr...

COLUMN: The experience of attending a homecoming game from a non-sports fan

COLUMN: The experience of attending a homecoming game from a non-sports fan

November 11, 2018

Often I’ve heard the yelling from outside my office, the cheering and swearing at the television from a handful of student reporters in the Daily 49er newsroom when the “big game” is on. Normally,...

Long Beach turns slow start into a win on Homecoming

Long Beach turns slow start into a win on Homecoming

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

November 10, 2018

Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Sports, Today

  The Walter Pyramid was filled for Homecoming Saturday before a crowd of 3,888 to see the first home men’s basketball game of the season, the men’s volleyball championship ring ceremony and ...

Booker’s impressive start to the season is a good sign for the 49ers

Booker’s impressive start to the season is a good sign for the 49ers

November 10, 2018

LOS ANGELES — With two minutes left in the first half Deishuan Booker pulled up for a three, stared down the No. 21 UCLA bench and then ran back to pick up his man on defense. Booker played with no fear, and if Long...

Long Beach comeback falls short at No. 21 UCLA

Long Beach comeback falls short at No. 21 UCLA

November 9, 2018

LOS ANGELES – Amidst a scattered, loud crowd in Pauley Pavilion Friday night, 49ers came out firing on all cylinders. The Long Beach State men’s basketball team led for a large part of the first h...

Glenn McDonald: A champion from beginning to end

Glenn McDonald: A champion from beginning to end

November 8, 2018

Former Long Beach State men’s basketball forward Glenn McDonald will have his jersey retired at the homecoming game Saturday during a special halftime ceremony. “I wasn’t here when he played...