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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 ...

Despite two career-high’s LBSU falls to Southern Utah

Despite two career-high’s LBSU falls to Southern Utah

December 6, 2017

The Utah elevation of 5,846 feet proved to be too much for the Long Beach State men’s basketball team Wednesday night. Another slow start haunted the 49ers, falling 94-89 to Southern Utah University. T...

LBSU routed by Fresno State

LBSU routed by Fresno State

Alex Manfredi, Assistant Social Media Editor

December 3, 2017

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

In what was expected to be a close game between the Long Beach State men’s basketball team and former Big West rival Fresno State turned into a nightmare Saturday. The 49ers were blown out for a second con...

Five takeaways from the 49ers’ 95-70 win over San Francisco State

Five takeaways from the 49ers’ 95-70 win over San Francisco State

November 15, 2017

After Long Beach State defeated San Francisco State on Tuesday, the Daily 49er sports editor and men's basketball beat writer have compiled a five-point breakdown about the team’s performance agains...

LBSU men’s basketball heads up to San Francisco

LBSU men’s basketball heads up to San Francisco

November 8, 2017

As the first regular season game nears, it is very evident what the Long Beach State men’s basketball team is lacking: rebounding. The team has been without All-Big West junior forward Temidayo Yussuf due to in...

Long Beach State men’s basketball handles CSUDH in Homecoming game

Long Beach State men’s basketball handles CSUDH in Homecoming game

November 5, 2017

It was a fun day for everyone in the Walter Pyramid, as the crowd chanted and yelled all night for a Cal State Dominguez Hills player to miss consecutive free throws in order to win free Chick-Fil-A after ...

Men’s basketball forward and center breakdown

Men’s basketball forward and center breakdown

November 1, 2017

With the men’s basketball season starting Saturday at the Walter Pyramid, we continue our look at the 49ers position by position. With the team introducing eight returning players, the new personnel should give f...