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LBSU gets a boozy addition in the Walter Pyramid

LBSU gets a boozy addition in the Walter Pyramid

October 23, 2017

The Walter Pyramid has been a simple facility for Long Beach State sports for over 20 years. It is nationally recognized for its appearance and being home to the basketball program and volleyball team...

LBSU basketball teams are back with Black and Gold scrimmage

LBSU basketball teams are back with Black and Gold scrimmage

October 18, 2017

After a long summer and start to the fall semester, Long Beach State men’s and women’s basketball teams will be back in action at 7 p.m. on Friday at the Walter Pyramid. Season ticket holders, students...

Long Beach State men’s basketball will play at Michigan State next season

Long Beach State men’s basketball will play at Michigan State next season

May 17, 2017

Long Beach State’s men's basketball head coach Dan Monson has been consistently known to mash up grueling non-conference schedules on a yearly basis. And you could tell by this season, coming off a 15...

Justin Bibbins becomes the latest 49er to transfer from Long Beach State

Justin Bibbins becomes the latest 49er to transfer from Long Beach State

James Chow, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Long Beach State men’s basketball guard Justin Bibbins will be among the laundry list of university players who won’t be returning next season. Bibbins will be the fourth basketball player this roster to leav...

Long Beach State sees two men’s basketball players transfer

Long Beach State sees two men’s basketball players transfer

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

March 22, 2017

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

After a disappointing season that saw the Long Beach State men's basketball team lose in the semifinals of the Big West Tournament, junior forward Roschon Prince and freshman guard Loren Jackson announced...

Long Beach State men’s basketball falls, but has plenty to look forward to

Long Beach State men’s basketball falls, but has plenty to look forward to

March 13, 2017

The men's basketball team and head coach Dan Monson were hoping to tick at the right time for the Big West Tournament this past weekend. Unfortunately, the 49ers were decimated by UC Irvine's defense i...

Long Beach State men’s basketball team falls to UC Irvine in Big West semifinals

Long Beach State men’s basketball team falls to UC Irvine in Big West semifinals

March 10, 2017

ANAHEIM — Big West coach of the year Russell Turner walked toward the locker room flexing  after a dominating defensive performance by his team. UC Irvine's defense was the focal point of the game as the Antea...

Long Beach State men’s basketball advances to semifinals

Christian Gonzales, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017

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

Prior to the game LBSU junior Justin Bibbins was reminded by his mother about how Hawai'i had eliminated the 49ers in the Big West Tournament the last two years. Bibbins responded by scoring a career-high 27 points, as LBSU pulled away in the second half to beat Hawai'i 73-62, on Thursday in the Big West quarterfinals at the Honda Center. "On this team it doesn’t matter who is scoring," Bibbins said. "If someone...