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LBSU routs San Francisco State 95-70

LBSU routs San Francisco State 95-70

November 14, 2017

What appeared to be an empty, quiet Walter Pyramid quickly turned into a crowd of 2,415 on Tuesday night as the Long Beach State men’s basketball team hosted San Francisco State. Thanks to an impress...

LBSU struggles in its opening weekend

LBSU struggles in its opening weekend

November 13, 2017

The lights flickered and a crowd of 739 cheered as the Long Beach State women’s basketball team starting lineup was announced. The team huddled together and broke with one phrase in mind: execute. LBSU (0-...

Beach topple the Dons on the road

Beach topple the Dons on the road

November 13, 2017

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team faced its first test of the season Friday in a road game at the University of San Francisco. The 49ers came out of War Memorial Gym victorious, posting a 83-71 win ov...

No. 7 LBSU men’s water polo punishes LMU

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Social Media Editor

November 11, 2017

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

In Wednesday afternoon’s matchup against Loyola Marymount, the No. 7 Long Beach State men’s water polo team broke out for 20 goals in a 20-6 blowout win. The goal total tied the team’s season high, when they beat Whittier earlier in the season, 20-5. LBSU (13-11) took an early lead, jumping out to a 5-2 lead after the first quarter. Redshirt sophomore Austin Stewart scored an entire hat trick of his own. Junior de...

LBSU men’s basketball heads up to San Francisco

LBSU men’s basketball heads up to San Francisco

November 8, 2017

As the first regular season game nears, it is very evident what the Long Beach State men’s basketball team is lacking: rebounding. The team has been without All-Big West junior forward Temidayo Yussuf due to in...

Long Beach State women’s basketball 2017-2018 season preview

Long Beach State women’s basketball 2017-2018 season preview

November 8, 2017

In the middle of the court, the 49ers stand together holding hands in a prayer led by new head coach Jeff Cammon. The team prays for health and prosperity, then locks in for practice.   It was a long summer for Cammon af...

Women’s basketball power forward and center breakdown

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

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

There are a lot of new faces in the Long Beach women’s basketball program, including head coach Jeff Cammon. With seven freshmen joining the squad, Long Beach is looking for a return to the NCAA Tournament after exiting the first round last season and developing its talent for the years to come. Here is a breakdown of the frontcourt at the Beach this season. Power Forwards: #44 Darshana Ta’afua (Senior, 6’2’’): Ta’a...

Colin Kaepernick vs. NFL owners in collusion lawsuit

Colin Kaepernick vs. NFL owners in collusion lawsuit

November 7, 2017

When Colin Kaepernick took a stand by kneeling during the National Anthem of a National Football League pregame matchup on Aug. 26, 2016, a nationwide debate began. Since then he has been leading a move...