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Long Beach State’s women’s soccer and men’s water polo have mixed results on road

Matthew Simon, Sport Editor

September 25, 2016

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

In a defensive battle with No. 4 Brigham Young University, the Long Beach State women’s soccer team gave up a late goal in the 85th minute to the Cougars to lose 1-0 Saturday in Provo, Utah. Heading into their game, BYU was averaging three goals per game and the 49ers contained the Cougars for a majority of the 90 minutes before the late goal. In the first half of the game, LBSU had three shots on goal, but weren’t able to ...

Long Beach State athletic teams start road trip

Matthew Simon, Sports Editor

September 21, 2016

Filed under Men's Cross Country, Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports, Women's Volleyball

For the first time this season, all Long Beach State athletic teams will be away from home. The week is headlined by the women’s volleyball team as they take on UC Davis to open Big West conference play tonight at 7 in Davis. After an inauspicious start, the 49ers (6-7) take on the Aggies (7-6), an opponent as LBSU has never lost to in 23 contests. LBSU is looking to bounce back from last weekend when the team went 1-2, dropping g...

Long Beach State men’s water polo loses to UCLA in double overtime

Long Beach State men’s water polo loses to UCLA in double overtime

September 19, 2016

In front a sellout crowd of 738 people at Lindgren Aquatics Center, the Long Beach State men’s water polo team’s comeback attempt against No. 1 UCLA fell short in a 8-6 double overtime loss Saturd...

LBSU to join newly formed Golden Coast Conference

LBSU to join newly formed Golden Coast Conference

January 26, 2016

It has been 24 years since the Long Beach State men’s water polo team made the NCAA tournament, but that soon may change. The team announced that it will leave the ultra-competitive Mountain Pacif...

LBSU enters MPSF Tournament with nothing to lose

LBSU enters MPSF Tournament with nothing to lose

November 17, 2015

The Long Beach State men’s water polo team’s 2015 season will be on the line when it plays Pepperdine in the first round of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation tournament on Friday morning at USC’s...

Weekend recap

Weekend recap

November 16, 2015

  49ers clobber BYU-Hawaii The Long Beach State men’s basketball team started the 2015-16 season with a 91-57 rout of BYU-Hawaii at the Walter Pyramid on Saturday. LBSU’s season-opening v...

Weekend preview

Weekend preview

November 12, 2015

  Women’s soccer   Who: No. 12 Santa Clara (13-5-2, 6-1-2 WCC) What: NCAA Tournament – Round one When: Saturday at 1 p.m. Where: Buck Shaw Stadium, Santa Clara Need to know...

LBSU falls to No. 1 UCLA at Ken Lindgren Aquatics Center

LBSU falls to No. 1 UCLA at Ken Lindgren Aquatics Center

Joshua Caudill, Staff Writer

November 10, 2015

Filed under Men's Sports, Men's Water Polo, Sports, Sports Showcase, Today

No.1 ranked UCLA was too much for the Long Beach State men’s water polo team to handle on Sunday, as they suffered a crushing 11-4 loss on Senior Day. The Bruins improved to 24-0 on the season while...