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Long Beach State women’s basketball looks for first NCAA Tournament win in 26 years

Long Beach State women’s basketball looks for first NCAA Tournament win in 26 years

March 16, 2017

With the Big West Championship victory and celebration now behind them, the No.15 Long Beach State women’s basketball gears up to take on No. 2 Oregon State in the NCAA Tournament. The 49ers finish...

Long Beach State women’s basketball will play Oregon State in NCAA Tournament

Long Beach State women’s basketball will play Oregon State in NCAA Tournament

March 13, 2017

After a thrilling Big West Championship victory over UC Santa Barbara on Saturday, the Long Beach State women’s basketball team hosted a NCAA Selection Show Watch Party at Legends on 2nd Street in Lon...

Long Beach State women’s basketball team marches on as Big West Champions

Long Beach State women’s basketball team marches on as Big West Champions

March 11, 2017

ANAHEIM — After leading by 19 points midway through the third quarter the Long Beach State women’s basketball team found itself in a game after squandering the lead in the fourth quarter. But t...

Long Beach State women’s basketball advances to Big West Tournament champsionship

Long Beach State women’s basketball advances to Big West Tournament champsionship

March 10, 2017

ANAHEIM — After seeing its eight-point lead shrink to one in the final seconds the Long Beach State women’s basketball team escaped with a 61-60 win against Cal State Northridge Friday at the Honda ...

Opinion: The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will win the Big West Tournament

Grester Celis-Acosta, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017

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

With five experienced seniors the Long Beach State women’s basketball team is primed to win the Big West Tournament. The 49ers will have the second seed in the tourney after finishing the season 21-10 and 12-4 Big West play. Last season, the team fell to Hawai’i in the semifinals. This season, LBSU defeated every team in the conference once — which included sweeping UC Davis, who received the first seed in the tournam...

Long Beach State’s Anna Kim hope to cap career with Big West title

Long Beach State’s Anna Kim hope to cap career with Big West title

March 7, 2017

Minutes after defeating Cal State Northridge on Thursday, senior point guard Anna Kim received several bouquets, leis and earned a standing ovation from the home crowd. It was senior night, meaning it...

Long Beach State women’s basketball team’s stellar shooting helps them defeat UC Irvine

Long Beach State women’s basketball team’s stellar shooting helps them defeat UC Irvine

Grester Celis-Acosta, Staff Writer

February 26, 2017

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

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team beat UC Irvine 87-74 in dominating fashion on Saturday at the Walter Pyramid. The 49ers (20-9, 11-3) took an early eight-point lead in the first 2:08 an...

Long Beach State women’s basketball team routs Cal State Fullerton

Long Beach State women’s basketball team routs Cal State Fullerton

Grester Celis-Acosta, Staff Writer

February 12, 2017

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

While leading the Long Beach State to a blowout 84-55 win over Cal State Fullerton Saturday, junior guard Jessica Gertz set a new school record by making nine three-pointers in the game. Those nine trip...