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49er men’s hoops signs three recruits

49er men’s hoops signs three recruits

By Matt Moreno, Assistant sports editor

November 10, 2009

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

The Long Beach State men's basketball team sealed a large portion of its 2010 recruiting class on the first day of the early signing period, head coach Dan Monson announced Wednesday.LBSU was able to l...

SEASON PREVIEW: Beach men to face higher expectations

SEASON PREVIEW: Beach men to face higher expectations

November 7, 2009

Anticipation has been surrounding the Long Beach State men's basketball team for months, but it is finally coming to a head as the 2009-10 season is just days away.After going 10-6 (second place) in Big West...

LBSU men face heightened expectations

Matt Moreno, Matt Moreno, Matt Moreno, Matt Moreno, and Matt Moreno

November 7, 2009

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Anticipation has been surrounding the Long Beach State men's basketball team for months, but it is finally coming to a head as the 2009-10 season is just days away.After going 10-6 (second place) in Big West Conference play last season, the 49ers ended the year on a sour note with a 65-60 loss to Pacific in the conference tournament. This season LBSU is a favorite to win the conference title, but getting to that point cou...

Maniacs set up camp at the Pyramid

Maniacs set up camp at the Pyramid

November 3, 2009

A gym filled with tents, decorated black and gold banners and students partaking in pre-game activities are scenes typically associated with the Dukes and North Carolinas of the basketball world.But the...

MCDANNALD: Robinson snubbed from preseason team

MCDANNALD: Robinson snubbed from preseason team

Tracy McDannald, Managing editor

October 28, 2009

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

People continue to overlook T.J. Robinson of the Long Beach State men's basketball team.The 6-foot-8 sophomore forward was left off the Big West Conference media's preseason team released Thursday.Teammate Larry Anderson and UC Riverside's Kyle ...

MORENO: Scrimmage showcases players with potential for breakout season

MORENO: Scrimmage showcases players with potential for breakout season

Matt Moreno, Assistant Sports Editor

October 25, 2009

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

If Saturday's open practice was any indication, the Long Beach State men's basketball team will probably not have to worry about a sophomore slump next season.While the practice and subsequent scrimmage...

Coaches cook up season outlook

Coaches cook up season outlook

Matt Moreno and Tracy McDannald

October 12, 2009

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

Cook-off coverageANAHEIM — Before doing battle on the court, the Big West Conference men's and women's basketball coaches had the opportunity to face-off in the kitchen Tuesday at the ESPN Zone a...

Big West coaches create hell’s kitchen

Big West coaches create hell’s kitchen

October 12, 2009

Big West Media Day coverageANAHEIM — Basketball coaches turned in their playbooks for aprons and cookbooks Tuesday at the ESPN Zone at Downtown Disney.Featuring just the Southern California-based schools...