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Booker saves Long Beach with late game heroics

Booker saves Long Beach with late game heroics

Alex Manfredi, Deputy Sports Editor

February 20, 2019

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

Redshirt senior guard Bryan Alberts caught fire from deep, senior point guard Deishuan Booker got into the paint, drew fouls and the 49ers were able to squeak out a victory over Northridge in the final...

Long Beach looking to ‘get swagger back’

Long Beach looking to ‘get swagger back’

Alex Manfredi, Deputy Sports Editor

February 19, 2019

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

Despite an underwhelming season so far in Big West conference play, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team has remained optimistic and willing to fight until the end of its season — whether that mean...

Long Beach loses to Fullerton after turnovers down the stretch

Long Beach loses to Fullerton after turnovers down the stretch

February 13, 2019

  When you’re down two points with under five seconds to play, committing two turnovers is the easiest way to blow a game. The Long Beach State men’s basketball team did just that. Despite a 17 point, five rebound game, senio...

Long Beach heads to Fullerton in need of a win streak

Long Beach heads to Fullerton in need of a win streak

Alex Manfredi, Deputy Sports Editor

February 12, 2019

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

After losing six straight games in Big West conference play, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team is met with another challenge: a three-game road trip that could potentially put it at the bot...

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...

Long Beach can’t contain Hawaii in sixth straight loss

Long Beach can’t contain Hawaii in sixth straight loss

February 7, 2019

When a team loses several consecutive games in a row, all hope can be lost. Players can lose confidence and the season can spiral very quickly. The Long Beach State men’s basketball team is doing everything it can to prevent that after losing its si...

Long Beach brings fresh mindset into Thursday versus Hawaii

Long Beach brings fresh mindset into Thursday versus Hawaii

February 6, 2019

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team is stuck in a rut. Five straight losses in Big West play have pushed the 49ers to seventh in the standings. After starting out with a home win over UC Davis a...

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...