LBSU looks to make it six straight wins against Hawai’i

LBSU looks to make it six straight wins against Hawai’i

February 11, 2016

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team is looking for its sixth and seventh consecutive wins in a weekend that includes a trip to Honolulu, Hawai’i. The 49ers (17-5, 6-2) visit the Rainbow Wahi... Read more »

Weekend previews

Weekend previews

February 11, 2016

  Men’s Basketball Who: Cal Poly (8-14, 2-7) When: Thursday at 7 p.m. Where: Walter Pyramid TV: ESPN3 Need to know: When Long Beach State (12-12, 6-3) and Cal Poly meet on Thursda... Read more »

LBSU’s Jessica Brooks discusses hopes for 2016 season

Jason Enns, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

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

The players on the Long Beach State women’s water polo team don’t just come from California, they don’t even all come from the U.S. The roster shows LBSU has players from Spain, Canada, Brazil, New Zealand and Australia, home to team captain, senior Jessica Brooks. Brooks said that despite their diverse backgrounds, they are unified by the sport. LBSU just earned their first win against the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Feb. 7. They... Read more »

Madison Montgomery hyping and scoring for LBSU

Madison Montgomery hyping and scoring for LBSU

February 10, 2016

Playing pickup horse in the backyard with her older brothers was the first challenge that pushed Madison Montgomery to be the swiss-army knife on offense she is today. Although the junior forward for the Long Bea... Read more »

LBSU favorite in Big West

LBSU favorite in Big West

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

February 8, 2016

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

For the second year in a row, the Big West softball preseason coaches’ poll selected the Long Beach State softball team to finish at the top of the conference. And for the second year in a row, head coach... Read more »

LBSU makes it five straight with win against CSUN in overtime

Grester Celis-Acosta, Staff Writer

February 5, 2016

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

It took overtime, but the Long Beach State women’s basketball team picked up its fifth win in a row with a 74-71 victory over Cal State Northridge on Thursday inside the Walter Pyramid. With 19 seconds left and the 49ers up by two, Matadors’ freshman center Channon Fluker drained a jumper in the paint to tie the game at 63. LBSU (17-5, 6-2) failed to score a game-winner in the ensuing possession, sending it into over... 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 »

LBSU Women’s polo conditions for Big West conference

LBSU Women’s polo conditions for Big West conference

February 1, 2016

The Long Beach State women’s water polo team has a difficult schedule ahead, but their top priority won’t be getting wins. This season, head coach Gavin Arroyo said LBSU’s focus will be reaching i... Read more »