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Rematch with Aggies produces same results

Rematch with Aggies produces same results

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 25, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreThe Long Beach State women's basketball team got off to a shaky start and never recovered.The 49ers (12-15, 8-6 Big West Conference) were defeated by UC Davis, 70-46, in front of a crowd of 647 on Th...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 26

Daily 49er sports staff

February 25, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Men's Track & Field, Men's Volleyball, Softball, Sports

Baseball: Dirtbags come from behind to edge WildcatsBox scoreDown 4-0 after the first inning, Long Beach State climbed back into the game a couple runs at a time, culminating in a two-run ninth for an 8-7 comeback win over Arizona.Junior Jonathan Jones was 4-for-5 with a double, two runs, an RBI and a stolen base. The Beach finished the contest with 16 hits and eight runs, seeing nine players get hits and four with multiple...

QUEZADA: LBSU enters stretch run in unusual spot

QUEZADA: LBSU enters stretch run in unusual spot

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 23, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

There's a basketball team on campus that has converted hard work into wins this season, but it's not the one most were expecting.The Long Beach State women's basketball team has demonstrated what can ...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 22-23

Daily 49er sports staff

February 22, 2010

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball: Sims tabbed Academic All-AmericanLauren Sims was named to the 2009-10 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Women's Basketball Second Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Tuesday.The senior guard, who is also a 2009-10 Rhodes Scholar candidate, has maintained a 4.0 cumulative grade point average with a major in biology-physiology and minor in chemistry. Sims ranks secon...

‘Niners slip past Irvine, take driver’s seat in conference race

‘Niners slip past Irvine, take driver’s seat in conference race

Steve Lyons, Staff writer

February 20, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Tennis

After falling behind early, the No. 46 49ers fired back to win their fifth match in a row with a 4-3 victory over Big West Conference rival No. 51 UC Irvine on Saturday at the Rhodes Tennis Center.Anais ...

LBSU outlasts Tigers in 2 OTs

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 20, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreSTOCKTON — In a game that went the distance, rebounding was the deciding factor.It took two overtime periods to do it, but the Long Beach State women's basketball team pulled out an 87-77 victory against Pacific at the Alex G. Spanos Center on Saturday."We did a really good job on the boards and getting those defensive rebounds," 49er head coach Jody Wynn said.LBSU (12-14, 8-5 Big West Conference) outrebounded t...

‘Niner Notes: Feb. 20

Daily 49er sports staff

February 19, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Softball, Sports

Men's Basketball: Quick start propels The Beach over IdahoBox scoreT.J. Robinson scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to notch his 16th double-double of the season as the 49ers defeated Idaho, 77-66.Robinson did his scoring on 11-of-17 field goals attempts as Long Beach State (13-14) led by as many as 17 points in the second half at the Cowan Spectrum in Moscow, Idaho.The 49ers took a 35-21 lead into halftime...

Slow start buries LBSU women in Davis

Andrea C. Quezada, Assistant sports editor

February 18, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Box scoreDAVIS – Sometimes, it can be tough to win a game after getting off to a bad start. The Long Beach State women's basketball team suffered an 80-68 loss on the road at UC Davis, Thursday evening at The Pavilion in front of 910 spectators.LBSU (11-14, 7-5 Big West Conference) appeared to be overwhelmed by the aggressive trap defense implemented by UCD in the opening minutes of the contest, which lead to numero...