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Chugg It At The Nugget: Episode 10

Chugg It At The Nugget: Episode 10

December 12, 2018

Sports Editor Kevin Colindres & Assistant Alex Manfredi discuss basketball at Long Beach State and the stress of finals raining down upon us.   https://soundcloud.com/daily49er/chugg-it-at-the-nugget-episode-10

‘Redemption week’ continues for Long Beach State Saturday

‘Redemption week’ continues for Long Beach State Saturday

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

December 7, 2018

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

After Wednesday’s win over Southern Utah, Long Beach State men’s basketball head coach Dan Monson deemed it the beginning of redeeming itself. Last season, the 49ers lost on the road to Southern Utah and were blown ou...

Long Beach looks to battle against second straight Pac-12 opponent

Long Beach looks to battle against second straight Pac-12 opponent

November 27, 2018

After a close 75-72 loss to Oregon State Sunday at the Walter Pyramid, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team will face another Pac-12 team Wednesday as it travels for an 8 p.m. matchup at USC. The 49e...

Long Beach can’t complete comeback, suffers fifth straight loss

Long Beach can’t complete comeback, suffers fifth straight loss

November 24, 2018

In a tough Black Friday game for the Long Beach State women’s basketball team, the team fought to cut a 19-point deficit against the Northern Iowa Panthers in the annual Beach Classic at the Walter P...

LBSU Men’s Basketball wins first match against Iona College in MGM Resorts Main Tournament

November 21, 2018

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team upset the Iona Gaels in the first game of the MGM Resorts Main Event tournament Monday.

Ron Freeman’s game-winning layup puts Long Beach State over Iona

Ron Freeman’s game-winning layup puts Long Beach State over Iona

November 19, 2018

LAS VEGAS — Redshirt junior guard Ron Freeman channeled his inner mamba mentality and put in a leaning layup as the clock expired and the Long Beach State men’s basketball team upset the Iona Gaels in th...

Long Beach looks to bounce back at Mississippi State Friday

Long Beach looks to bounce back at Mississippi State Friday

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

November 16, 2018

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

Coming off a 90-58 blowout loss at Arizona State Monday, Friday night’s game against No. 17 Mississippi State will be another big challenge for Long Beach State men’s basketball. The 49ers (1-2) wil...

COLUMN: The experience of attending a homecoming game from a non-sports fan

COLUMN: The experience of attending a homecoming game from a non-sports fan

November 11, 2018

Often I’ve heard the yelling from outside my office, the cheering and swearing at the television from a handful of student reporters in the Daily 49er newsroom when the “big game” is on. Normally,...