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LBSU struggles in Big West Conference home opener against UC Santa Barbara

LBSU struggles in Big West Conference home opener against UC Santa Barbara

January 21, 2018

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team played its first Big West Conference home game at the Walter Pyramid against UC Santa Barbara, but fell 90-74 Saturday. “It was probably our worst defensive gam...

No. 7 Tennessee too much for LBSU

No. 7 Tennessee too much for LBSU

December 21, 2017

It was never a close match, but the Long Beach State women’s basketball team showed signs of improvement in its 90-61 loss against No.7 Tennessee. LBSU (2-9) was led by freshman guard Ma’Qhi Berry...

LBSU head back to Arizona to take on the Lopes

LBSU head back to Arizona to take on the Lopes

December 6, 2017

The Long Beach State women’s basketball team will head back to Arizona to take on Grand Canyon for the last match  of a six-game road trip. The last time the 49ers were in Arizona, the team picked up it...

LBSU finishes its trip to Montana with a loss

LBSU finishes its trip to Montana with a loss

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017

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

Long Beach State women’s basketball guards Shanaijah Davison and Cecily Wilson combined for 32 points and 15 rebounds, but it was not enough for the 49ers to overcome the Lady Griz. LBSU’s (1-7) poor sh...

LBSU remains winless three games into the season

LBSU remains winless three games into the season

November 18, 2017

What was a home game for the 49ers felt like a road game as the Loyola Marymount fans cheered at the Walter Pyramid every time the Lions scored. The Long Beach State women’s basketball team was able to score...

LBSU struggles in its opening weekend

LBSU struggles in its opening weekend

November 13, 2017

The lights flickered and a crowd of 739 cheered as the Long Beach State women’s basketball team starting lineup was announced. The team huddled together and broke with one phrase in mind: execute. LBSU (0-...

Women’s basketball power forward and center breakdown

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

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

There are a lot of new faces in the Long Beach women’s basketball program, including head coach Jeff Cammon. With seven freshmen joining the squad, Long Beach is looking for a return to the NCAA Tournament after exiting the first round last season and developing its talent for the years to come. Here is a breakdown of the frontcourt at the Beach this season. Power Forwards: #44 Darshana Ta’afua (Senior, 6’2’’): Ta’a...

Women’s basketball shooting guard and small forward breakdown

Kevin Colindres, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

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

There are a lot of new faces in the Long Beach women’s basketball program, including head coach Jeff Cammon. With seven freshmen joining the squad, Long Beach is looking for a return to the NCAA Tournament after exiting the first round last season and develop its talent for the years to come. Here is a breakdown of the wings at the Beach this season. Shooting Guards:   #1 Jessica Gertz (Senior, 5’10’): This is Gertz...