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COLUMN: Long Beach on the verge of disastrous season despite recent win

COLUMN: Long Beach on the verge of disastrous season despite recent win

Kevin Colindres, Sports Editor

February 11, 2019

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

Long Beach State is in a rut right now that even a friendly wiffle ball game can’t fix. The team is coming off a crucial game against Cal Poly Saturday that saw the 49ers come out victorious for the first ti...

Chugg It At The Nugget S2: Episode 3

Chugg It At The Nugget S2: Episode 3

February 6, 2019

https://soundcloud.com/daily49er/chug-it-at-the-nugget-s2-epsiode-3

The NFL has work to do to catch up with its competitors

The NFL has work to do to catch up with its competitors

February 4, 2019

The Super Bowl exposed many flaws that the NFL has been dealing with for a long time. In what was one of the most boring Super Bowl games in recent history, the NBA was able to steer the conversati...

Long Beach comes up short in fifth straight loss

Long Beach comes up short in fifth straight loss

February 2, 2019

With 2.4 seconds left in the game, senior forward KJ Byers heaved a half court shot to win the game, but missed high and wide right off the backboard. Long Beach State men’s basketball fell to UC Irvine...

Long Beach’s defensive identity has slipped through the cracks

Long Beach’s defensive identity has slipped through the cracks

Kevin Colindres, Sports Editor

January 28, 2019

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

Ever since Bobby Braswell was hired as an assistant coach, the team has put an emphasis on defense. Overall the team has held all opponents to an average of 77.6 points a game, so why did the team take a ...

COLUMN: Long Beach’s impressive start is not a fluke

COLUMN: Long Beach’s impressive start is not a fluke

January 22, 2019

As far as Long Beach State men’s basketball goes, for the most part no one expected this strong of a start to Big West conference play. From Long Beach fans posting to online community message boards...

Chugg it at the Nugget: Episode 8

Chugg it at the Nugget: Episode 8

December 5, 2018

Sports Editor Kevin Colindres and Assistant Sports Editor Alex Manfredi discuss Long Beach State men's basketball's first MGM tournament match against Iona College in Las Vegas! https://soundcloud.com/daily49er/chugg-it-at-the-nugget-episode-8

Three takeaways from Long Beach at San Diego

Three takeaways from Long Beach at San Diego

December 2, 2018

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team has had a tough road schedule, losing its fourth game in a row to San Diego Saturday. The 49ers 74-70 loss is the team’s third under five points. Long Beach (2-7) h...