Basketball Long Beach State

PREVIEW: Long Beach State Men’s Basketball vs. Pacific

The Long Beach State men’s basketball team is back at Walter Pyramid today at 4 p.m. for their third home game of the season against Pacific.

Pacific (7-3) lost to Hawaii earlier this season, but also beat UC Riverside at home last month. The Tigers are led by Jahlil Tripp, who averages 12.1 points and 6.6 rebounds per game.

LBSU and Pacific were Big West Conference rivals for years before the Tigers left for the WCC in 2013. The Beach holds a 56-39 edge in the all-time series.

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JJ Fiddler
JJ Fiddler is an award-winning sportswriter and videographer who has been covering Southern California sports for multiple newspapers and websites since 2004. After attending Long Beach State and creating the first full sports page at the Union Weekly Newspaper, he has been exclusively covering Long Beach prep sports since 2007.