LBSU makes it three in row with wins against Stanford, Pepperdine

LBSU makes it three in row with wins against Stanford, Pepperdine

Josh Barajas and Matt Simon, Staff Writers

February 8, 2016

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

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team moved into second place in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation after beating Stanford 3-1 on Friday and Pepperdine 3-0 on Saturday inside the Walter Pyra... Read more »

LBSU’s basketball and men’s volleyball teams stay home

LBSU’s basketball and men’s volleyball teams stay home

February 3, 2016

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

Women’s Basketball Who: Cal State Northridge (5-16, 3-4) When: Thursday at 7 p.m. Where: Walter Pyramid Need to Know: Long Beach State (16-5, 5-2) will try to extend its four-game winning s... Read more »

No rush for LBSU’s John La Rusch

No rush for LBSU’s John La Rusch

February 2, 2016

Knocking some sense into someone is a saying most people are familiar with, and for John La Rusch it was the first step toward realizing he had a future in volleyball. “My dad actually coached volleyball, and h... Read more »

LBSU survives five set thriller at UCSB

Kayce Contatore, Staff Writer

January 31, 2016

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

The No. 2 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team fought to the end edging No. 11 UC Santa Barbara (8-3, 4-2 MPSF) in five sets, and recording its longest lasting match of the season at two hours and 45 minutes. Freshmen standouts outside hitter TJ DeFalco and setter Josh Tuaniga recorded season-best performances for the 49ers. DeFalco slammed down 27 kills and Tuaniga registered 63 assists. DeFalco earned his second ... Read more »

UCLA snatches big win from LBSU

UCLA snatches big win from LBSU

January 27, 2016

After winning its first two sets, the Long Beach State men’s volleyball team dropped three sets in a row to fall to No. 1 UCLA, 3-2, on Wednesday night at Pauley Pavilion. No. 2 LBSU (6-2, 3-2 MPSF) stunned the top-r... Read more »

LBSU’s basketball and men’s volleyball teams gear up for busy weekend

LBSU’s basketball and men’s volleyball teams gear up for busy weekend

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

January 27, 2016

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

  Men’s basketball Who: UC Santa Barbara (8-10, 2-3) When: Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Where: Walter Pyramid TV: Fox Sports Prime Ticket Need to know: Long Beach State (9-12, 3-3) and UCSB will face e... Read more »

LBSU heads to Pauley Pavilion for matchup with No. 1 UCLA

LBSU heads to Pauley Pavilion for matchup with No. 1 UCLA

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

January 26, 2016

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

Who: No. 1 UCLA (8-0, 4-0) When: Wednesday at 7 p.m. Where: Pauley Pavilion, Los Angeles Need to know: UCLA leads the all time series, 48-36, against Long Beach State. However, the 49ers have a 19-12 edge in the... Read more »

No. 2 LBSU splits series with No. 3 BYU

No. 2 LBSU splits series with No. 3 BYU

Josh Barajas and Matt Simon

January 24, 2016

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

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team answered its first defeat of the season on Friday by sweeping Brigham Young University in three sets on Saturday night inside the Walter Pyramid. Freshme... Read more »