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Dirtbags’ stadium to be renamed in honor of long time benefactor Marilyn Bohl

Dirtbags’ stadium to be renamed in honor of long time benefactor Marilyn Bohl

December 12, 2017

Blair Field, home of the Long Beach State Dirtbags, has been renamed Bohl Diamond at Blair Field it was announced Monday after long-time benefactor Marilyn Bohl made a $5 million dollar contribution to the program. “It’s unbelievable that someone ...

Five takeaways from 49ers’ 78-71 victory against Pepperdine

Five takeaways from 49ers’ 78-71 victory against Pepperdine

December 10, 2017

After Long Beach State (5-7) defeated Pepperdine (4-6) Saturday, a contributing writer compiled a breakdown of the team’s performance. 1. Alberts from deep: Junior guard Bryan Alberts had a career-b...

LBSU cruises past Pepperdine

LBSU cruises past Pepperdine

December 10, 2017

Defense led to offense in the Long Beach State men’s basketball team’s 78-71 win over Pepperdine Saturday night at Firestone Fieldhouse. Long Beach pushed past the Waves in a game that was decided by d...

Five takeaways from 49ers’ 65-63 victory over Grand Canyon

Jerel Abella, Contributing Writer

December 10, 2017

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

After Long Beach State (2-7) defeated Grand Canyon (2-7) Thursday, a contributing writer compiled a breakdown of the team’s performance. 1. Key Contributors: Senior guard Cecily Wilson and freshman center Emma Merriweather both came up huge with big performances, notching up double- doubles. Merriweather had a career-high 23 points and 12 rebounds, as Wilson came away with a season-high 14 points and career-best 13 rebounds. The freshman found her groove in the third quarter, scor...

Emma Merriweather’s career-high performance propels LBSU women’s basketball over the Lopes’

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

December 10, 2017

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

Long Beach State’s women’s basketball guard Cecily Wilson bounced the ball three times, took a deep breath and buried the game-winning free throw against Grand Canyon to clinch the 49ers’ second win of the season. Freshmen center Emma Merriweather had a career-high 23 points and 12 rebounds, while  Wilson contributed with 14 points and a career-best 13 boards. LBSU (2-7) came out on top 65-63 against Grand Can...

MLS and American soccer are dying, but who would miss it?

MLS and American soccer are dying, but who would miss it?

December 9, 2017

Americans don’t care about soccer. They pretend to every four years, just like they do with hockey or track and field during the Olympics, but that’s really only in a vaguely patriotic kind of way...

Despite two career-high’s LBSU falls to Southern Utah

Despite two career-high’s LBSU falls to Southern Utah

December 6, 2017

The Utah elevation of 5,846 feet proved to be too much for the Long Beach State men’s basketball team Wednesday night. Another slow start haunted the 49ers, falling 94-89 to Southern Utah University. T...

Why Shohei Ohtani’s journey will end and begin in San Diego

Why Shohei Ohtani’s journey will end and begin in San Diego

December 6, 2017

One month removed from a theatrical 2017 World Series, and a new kind of drama has taken place in the process that is finding a home in Major League Baseball for Shohei Ohtani. Japan’s 23-year old m...