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No. 6 Long Beach fails to make the NCAA Championship

Samantha Diaz, Arts and Life Editor

April 29, 2018

Filed under Beach Volleyball, Sports, Today, Women's Sports

Long Beach beach volleyball will end its 26-8 season on a low note after being left out of the NCAA Championship selection following the Big West Tournament. The team traveled to Hawaii this past weekend along with five other top-ranked schools to compete for bids to the NCAA championship. Long Beach was expected for a bid at the at-large selection, but missed the spots to Louisiana State and Florida International Univ...

Long Beach drops rubber match against UC Davis

Long Beach drops rubber match against UC Davis

April 29, 2018

It was Bark at the Park day at Blair Field, but the only barks in the park came from the Long Beach fans after witnessing another disappointing performance by the Dirtbags. The bats came alive for the Agg...

No. 6 Long Beach heads to Hawaii for the Big West Tournament

No. 6 Long Beach heads to Hawaii for the Big West Tournament

April 25, 2018

The Big West beach volleyball tournament this weekend will feature three teams ranked top 10 in the nation. No. 3 Hawaii, No. 4 Cal Poly and No. 6 Long Beach State will battle for the Big West Confere...

Long Beach State setter and opposite take home hardware

Long Beach State setter and opposite take home hardware

April 25, 2018

A week after being honored with the All-Big West Team awards, juniors Kyle Ensing and Josh Tuaniga added two more trophies to their mantles. Off The Block awarded Ensing with the Bryan Ivie Award, which is given to the...

Duran leads Long Beach past USC

Duran leads Long Beach past USC

Christian Gonzales, Sports Editor

April 24, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Men's Sports, Sports, Today

Long Beach State junior second baseman Jarren Duran’s high-bouncing single in the ninth inning with one out gave the Dirtbags hope. After head coach Troy Buckley was ejected earlier in the game for arguing...

Long Beach State loses men’s basketball associate coach Rod Palmer

Long Beach State loses men’s basketball associate coach Rod Palmer

Kevin Colindres, Assistant Sports Editor

April 23, 2018

Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Sports News, Today

Updated: April 24, 2018 at 8:08 p.m. After three Big West regular season titles, multiple Pac-12 assistant coach job offers, and 11 years of coaching at Long Beach State, associate head coach Rod Palmer ...

No. 1 Long Beach looks to finish its season with a championship

No. 1 Long Beach looks to finish its season with a championship

April 22, 2018

The last time Long Beach State won a national championship, Michael Jordan finished his second three-peat with the Chicago Bulls, Google had just launched its search engine and the very first MP3 player w...

No. 1 Long Beach State sweeps No. 6 Hawaii for Big West Conference title

No. 1 Long Beach State sweeps No. 6 Hawaii for Big West Conference title

April 22, 2018

In what can only be described as redemption, the No. 1 seed Long Beach State men’s volleyball team dismantled the No. 2 seed University of Hawaii Saturday in the Big West tournament championship, pleasing 2,32...