A last-second layup from junior transfer Ron Freeman gave Long Beach State men’s basketball an 86-85 win over Iona on Monday afternoon as part of the MGM Resorts Main Event at Cox Pavilion in Las Vegas. The562.org on Twitter What a win for @LBSUhoops! https://t.co/lJgtmtDtCL Freeman, senior KJ Byers and senior Deishuan Booker each scored […]
It wasn’t the start that head coach Allen Caveness was hoping for. His St. Anthony boys’ basketball team hit the big time this year, moved by the CIF Southern Section into Division 1 and ranked highly by outlets like Cal Hi Sports, which put them 29 in the State, above traditional powers like Long Beach […]
Cabrillo boys’ basketball coach Kyles Hawkins got his first win with the Jaguars on Friday, as Cabrillo beat Chadwick 54-50. Eric King led Cabrillo with 15 points, going 5/9 from three-point range. Isaac Rodriguez had 10 points, 12 rebounds, and three blocks, and Sirjohn Hardiman had 11 points. Cabrillo (1-2) will host Palm Springs at […]
The Long Beach State men’s basketball team opened the MGM Resorts Main Event with a 90-58 loss at Arizona State on Monday. LBSU (1-2) only scored 16 points in the first half and shot 27 percent from the field. Junior Jordan Griffin had a team-high nine points. The Beach defense forced 18 turnovers and had […]
Monday marks the official beginning of the high school winter sports season, with boys’ and girls’ basketball and soccer, girls’ water polo, and wrestling set to dominate the headlines for the next three months. It’s no surprise that the big name programs in each sport look set up to have the best seasons. Stay tuned […]
Long Beach State men’s basketball great Glenn McDonald received the ultimate honor at Saturday’s men’s basketball Homecoming game, as the university retired his No. 20 jersey. After being introduced by university president Jane Close Conoley and athletic director Andy Fee, McDonald gave a brief speech and was presented with a framed jersey before the lights […]
It wasn’t the week that Long Beach State women’s basketball coach Jeff Cammon was hoping for. His team dropped their home opener to Cal Baptist by two points on Friday, then got blown out by USC on Sunday afternoon, falling 86-50. “It was a tough one tonight,” said Cammon after the loss to the Trojans. […]
We’ve got some great photos of the game from photographer Joseph Kling.
Despite looking a little hungover after their battle with No. 21 UCLA on Friday night, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team finished strong on Saturday afternoon to defeat Menlo College 78-57 in the annual Homecoming exhibition in front of 3,888 fans at Walter Pyramid. “I don’t think we handled the back-to-back games very well […]
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