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LBSU impresses in conference opener

LBSU impresses in conference opener

January 7, 2018

Scoring came easy for the Long Beach State men’s basketball team, but its defense down the stretch is what set the 49ers apart in a 89-81 win against Hawai’i Thursday. LBSU (7-10,1-0 Big West) h...

LBSU close out non-conference schedule on high note

LBSU close out non-conference schedule on high note

January 4, 2018

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team closed its non-conference schedule with a win, but it may have cost the hopes of playing in March. Before the game, senior forward Gabe Levin tweaked his knee in ...

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 can’t hold on at home against Eastern Michigan

LBSU can’t hold on at home against Eastern Michigan

December 21, 2017

Scoring the ball proved to be easy for both teams Saturday, as the Long Beach State men’s basketball team fell in an 85-80 loss to Eastern Michigan at the Walter Pyramid. A trio of players from both teams car...

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...