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LBSU knocks out CSUF from the top spot in the Big West

LBSU knocks out CSUF from the top spot in the Big West

January 21, 2018

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team’s tenacious first half of defense and efficient shooting performance gave the top team in the Big West Conference its second loss of the season on Saturday. LBSU (10...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 suffers against Fresno State

December 6, 2017

The 49ers suffered a second consecutive double-digit loss. 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...