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The 49ers climb over the Titans

The 49ers climb over the Titans

February 18, 2018

Amid a flurry of slapping hands as she grabbed an offensive rebound, senior guard Cecily Wilson kept her composure and snatched the ball in mid-air, forcing the referee to call a foul. Smiling as she walked to the fr...

LBSU has a date with the best in the Big West Conference

Jarrod Castillo, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018

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

With six games left and one game separating ninth place Long Beach State and eighth place Cal State Fullerton, the last spot in the Big West Tournament is up for grabs. After splitting the first two games of a three-game road trip against Cal State Northridge and Cal Poly, Long Beach State women’s basketball team (3-21, 1-9 Big West) looks to gain ground in the Big West Conference. However, the top-seeded UC Davis Aggies (20-4, 10-...

LBSU women’s basketball stuns the Matadors of CSUN

Jarrod Castillo, Staff Writer

February 11, 2018

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

With her pink headband on and sweat dripping down her face, freshman guard Shanaijah Davidson stepped up to the free-throw line, calmly sinking two free-throws to quiet the hostile CSUN crowd with 15 seconds left. Hitting those free throws would give her 29 points on the night, tying her career-high. More importantly, those two free throws gave Long Beach State women’s basketball team a 59-51 win over CSUN, it’s fir...

Jeff Cammon returns to Long Beach after successful stints at Cal and Colorado

Jeff Cammon returns to Long Beach after successful stints at Cal and Colorado

February 7, 2018

With Jody Wynn leaving the Long Beach State women’s basketball program, newly-appointed head coach Jeff Cammon has culminated a family culture for his players and staff. Junior guard Martina McCowan immediately noticed the ...

A troubling season has a bright future ahead of it

A troubling season has a bright future ahead of it

February 6, 2018

Nobody knew how the Long Beach State’s women's basketball season was going to look after a catastrophic offseason that saw head coach Jody Wynn leave. Things only got harder when replacement head coach Jeff Cammon was issued...

LBSU women’s basketball drops 13 straight games

LBSU women’s basketball drops 13 straight games

Jarrod Castillo, Staff Writer

February 4, 2018

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

Although two players put up double-doubles for Long Beach State, the 49ers lost their 13th straight game 100-81 to UC Irvine behind Morgan Green’s 28 points. Long Beach’s (2-20, 0-8 Big West) inexperi...

Struggling women’s basketball drops another against UC Davis

Struggling women’s basketball drops another against UC Davis

February 3, 2018

The Long Beach State’s women’s basketball tried to keep it as close against UC Davis but the Aggies pulled away in the fourth quarter at the Walter Pyramid. LBSU (2-19, 0-7 Big West) team fell, 83-71, to ...

Women’s basketball will host UC Davis

Women’s basketball will host UC Davis

January 31, 2018

After a disappointing loss to the Cal Poly Mustangs Jan. 25, the 49ers’ women’s basketball team is looking to rebound against the UC Davis Aggies Thursday. “UC Davis isn’t great with a lot of ball pressure,...