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Long Beach defeats UC Davis behind Booker’s career-high night

Long Beach defeats UC Davis behind Booker’s career-high night

January 12, 2019

Despite redshirt senior forward Temidayo Yussuf sitting out due to knee soreness, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team pulled away with a 82-77 win over UC Davis Saturday to begin Big West conference play....

Long Beach enters Big West play working on fundamentals

Long Beach enters Big West play working on fundamentals

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Sports Editor

January 10, 2019

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

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team has had two weeks to prepare for its biggest and most important stretch of the season: Big West conference play. Prior to a blowout 124-52 win over Division ...

Long Beach earns second win in a row

Long Beach earns second win in a row

December 22, 2018

Senior forward KJ Byers sealed Thursday’s game against Pepperdine with an emphatic dunk, but Saturday saw him seal the game using defense against the Rams with a strip, leading to free throws by senio...

Long Beach squeaks past Pepperdine despite poor shooting night

Long Beach squeaks past Pepperdine despite poor shooting night

December 21, 2018

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team breathed a sigh of relief following its worst offensive game of the season Thursday. A potential game-winning shot from Pepperdine guard Jade’ Smith nearly went...

Long Beach earns second win of season behind Naomi Hunt

Long Beach earns second win of season behind Naomi Hunt

Austin Brumblay, Contributing Writer

December 16, 2018

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

As time expired on the clock, Shanaijah Davison dribbled the ball out for the Long Beach women’s basketball team and celebrated the team’s second win of the pre-season. Long Beach State (2-10) broke its four...

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

Paws at the Beach brings therapy dogs to the library

December 12, 2018

The Students of COMM 337 in collaboration with Seal Beach Animal Care Center and Bark Therapy Dogs allowed students to decompress with the use of therapy dogs.

A new Day for the Dirtbags

A new Day for the Dirtbags

December 11, 2018

When Ryan Day talks about the Dirtbags, he starts talking a mile a minute; a habit that shows the new Director of Baseball Operations’ excitement for the baseball team’s upcoming season. “[Day] b...