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No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball assistant moving up the ranks

No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball assistant moving up the ranks

April 1, 2018

While the campus at Long Beach State has been quiet for spring break, the No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team made some noise of its own. On Wednesday, the men’s volleyball program promoted a...

No. 1 LBSU extends its historic season

Kevin Colindres, Assistant Sports Editor

March 16, 2018

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

The No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team continues its historic run after sweeping No. 12 UC Santa Barbara Thursday night. Long Beach (18-0, 3-0 Big West) defeated UC Santa Barbara (9-6, 2-1 Big West) 25-17, 25-19, 25-19 after holding the Gauchos to a hitting percentage of .189 and finishing the night with six service aces. “It was kind of the match that we anticipated it would be,” head coach Alan Knip...

No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball sweeps Mount Olive

No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball sweeps Mount Olive

March 8, 2018

The Long Beach State men’s volleyball team etched its own mark into the program’s history Wednesday night by becoming the first team ever to start 17-0. “I think it’s a testament to what we are doing...

No. 1 Long Beach State handle No. 12 CSUN at home

No. 1 Long Beach State handle No. 12 CSUN at home

March 4, 2018

No.1 Long Beach State and No.12 Cal State Northridge went to battle for the second time in three nights on Sunday. Long Beach swept both matches in three sets, extending its win streak to 16. Long ...

Long Beach States TJ DeFalco’s decision to stay at Long Beach

Long Beach States TJ DeFalco’s decision to stay at Long Beach

Zackery Handy, Staff Writer

February 25, 2018

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

After leading the Long Beach State men’s volleyball team to a second consecutive Final Four in 2017, it is no surprise that a professional team in Italy came knocking on the doorstep of junior outside h...

LBSU men’s volleyball beats No. 2 UCLA to stay No. 1

LBSU men’s volleyball beats No. 2 UCLA to stay No. 1

February 22, 2018

LOS ANGELES — The two best volleyball teams in the country squared off for the second time in five days Wednesday at Pauley Pavilion. No. 1 Long Beach State men’s volleyball team edged out No. 2 UCLA in a nail biting four set match. LBSU (14-0) came into the...

What it’s like to be No. 1

What it’s like to be No. 1

February 19, 2018

Basketball and baseball pull the most numbers when it comes to attendance at Long Beach State sporting events, but Saturday marked a new men’s volleyball record set at the Walter Pyramid, with 4,560 in attendance to wat...