The Long Beach State women's basketball team scored a season-high 47 points in the second half to run away with an 85-60 victory over Florida Atlantic in the first game of the Beach Classic Friday evening at the Walter Pyramid.
The Long Beach State women's basketball team is set to host the annual Beach Classic this weekend at the Walter Pyramid. This year, it will be a four-team round-robin tournament with the 49ers squaring off against Florida Atlantic on Friday, Dec. 19, and former Big West foe Pacific on Saturday, Dec. 20. Both games are slated for a 5 p.m. start.
Long Beach State continues their six-game road swing with two ranked opponents, traveling first to No. 9 Texas. The 49ers face off with the Longhorns at 5 p.m. on Saturday, December 20. The game will be broadcast live on the Longhorn Network.
Seniors Bre Mackie and Chisom Okpala finished off their respective careers with All-America Honorable Mention from the American Volleyball Coaches Association. The seniors were both previously named to the AVCA All-Region team and the All-Big West first team.