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‘Niner Notes: Feb. 20

Daily 49er sports staff

February 19, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Softball, Sports

Men's Basketball: Quick start propels The Beach over IdahoBox scoreT.J. Robinson scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to notch his 16th double-double of the season as the 49ers defeated Idaho, 77-66.Robinson did his scoring on 11-of-17 field goals attempts as Long Beach State (13-14) led by as many as 17 points in the second half at the Cowan Spectrum in Moscow, Idaho.The 49ers took a 35-21 lead into halftime...

Shooting barrage sinks 49er men

Shooting barrage sinks 49er men

February 17, 2010

Box scoreThe last time Long Beach State saw Pacific at the other end of the floor, the Tigers were celebrating a berth in the Big West Conference tournament championship game last March. On Wednesday night, the...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 13

Daily 49er sports staff

February 12, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Golf, Men's Track & Field, Softball, Sports

Men's Basketball: Beach men fail to complete Central Coast sweepBox scoreStephan Gilling led three 49er players in double figures with 17 points in a 64-62 loss to UC Santa Barbara on Saturday. The Beach (12-13, 6-6 Big West) out-rebounded the Gauchos (14-8, 9-3 Big West) 40-28, including 20-8 on the offensive boards, but was outgunned from the free throw line. The 49ers went 4-for-10 from the charity stripe to the Gaucho...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 11

Daily 49er sports staff

February 10, 2010

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

Men's Basketball: Second-half fire helps 49ers run past MustangBox scoreSenior guard Stephan Gilling drained four 3-pointers in the second half to lift the Long Beach State men's basketball team to a 78-72 win over Cal Poly, Thursday night at Mott Gym.Gilling finished with 14 points on 4-of-10 shooting from behind the arc and 5-of-11 shooting overall as the 49ers (12-12, 6-5 Big West Conference) rallied from a 10-point half...

The Beach cruises to 14-point victory over the Matadors

The Beach cruises to 14-point victory over the Matadors

Matt Moreno, Assistant sports editor

February 6, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

There was a strong breeze blowing through the Walter Pyramid on Saturday caused mostly by the Cal State Northridge offense.The Matadors missed the rim completely on numerous occasions as the Long Beac...

49ers’ shooting goes cold in ‘good rivalry game’ with Titans

49ers’ shooting goes cold in ‘good rivalry game’ with Titans

February 4, 2010

Regulation ended with Long Beach State's starting point guard writhing in pain on the floor. The game ended five minutes later with the Cal State Fullerton players in the stands celebrating a victory wi...

49ers lack ‘heart’ in loss to Cal Poly

49ers lack ‘heart’ in loss to Cal Poly

January 15, 2010

Box scoreHead coach Dan Monson said that one of the 49ers' goals this season was to go undefeated at home, but after just five games, that hope has been dashed.Long Beach State couldn't compete with Cal Pol...

Second-half defense sparks LBSU men’s victory

Second-half defense sparks LBSU men’s victory

Matt Moreno, Assistant sports

January 13, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Box scoreWelcome back 49ers, it's been a while.The Long Beach State men's basketball team used an early second-half surge to cement a 67-47 over UC Santa Barbara at the Walter Pyramid on Thursday nigh...