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 makes it four straight in win against Cal Poly

LBSU makes it four straight in win against Cal Poly

January 31, 2016

A fourth quarter comeback pushed the Long Beach State women’s basketball team past Cal Poly, 65-53, on Saturday night inside the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (16-5, 5-2) trailed by four at the end of the third qu... Read more »

LBSU’s basketball and men’s volleyball teams gear up for busy weekend

LBSU’s basketball and men’s volleyball teams gear up for busy weekend

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

January 27, 2016

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

  Men’s basketball Who: UC Santa Barbara (8-10, 2-3) When: Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Where: Walter Pyramid TV: Fox Sports Prime Ticket Need to know: Long Beach State (9-12, 3-3) and UCSB will face e... Read more »

LBSU holds off furious Fullerton comeback

LBSU holds off furious Fullerton comeback

Will Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor

January 20, 2016

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

Despite a late second half comeback by Cal State Fullerton, the Long Beach State women’s basketball team hung on to defeat the Titans 62-57 on Wednesday night inside the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (1... Read more »

LBSU’s basketball teams gear up for Wednesday night games

LBSU’s basketball teams gear up for Wednesday night games

January 19, 2016

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

  Men’s basketball   Who: UC Santa Barbara (7-9, 1-2) When: Wednesday at 7 p.m. Where: The Thunderdome, Santa Barbara Need to know: Long Beach State (8-11, 2-2) will try and bounce ... Read more »

LBSU sets records, continues good form over winter break

Will Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor

January 19, 2016

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

While most students enjoyed the long and relaxing four-week winter break, the Long Beach State women’s basketball team cruised past its non-conference opponents but had a tougher time in its first four conference games. LBSU (13-5, 2-2) wrapped up 2015 by winning its own tournament, the Beach Classic, and giving their coach a special milestone win. After knocking off the University of Texas El Paso, 47-40, LBSU squeezed... Read more »

LBSU’s flat start lingers in loss to UC Riverside

Will Hernandez, Assistant Sports Editor

January 14, 2016

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

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team failed to overcome a double-digit first half deficit in a 78-60 loss to UC Riverside on Wednesday night inside the Walter Pyramid. LBSU (12-5, 1-2) made only five of its first 15 shots from the field, and just as the offense was struggling to put up points, the 49er defense had a hard time limiting the Highlanders’ offense. “I just think we weren’t working as a unit,” LBSU so... Read more »