David Samuels posted a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds, headlining a strong day inside for the 49ers, but Long Beach State ultimately came up short on the road against N.C. State 76-66.
The Long Beach State women's basketball team used a huge second-half rally to erase a 23-point deficit in a 72-67 victory over Harvard in the first game of the ASU Classic Saturday morning at Wells Fargo Arena.
The Long Beach State women's basketball team makes the trek to Tempe, Ariz., this weekend for the ASU Classic. The 49ers are set to open the two-day tournament with an 8 a.m. (PST) contest against Harvard on Saturday, Dec. 7.
Long Beach State had three players in double-figures, but couldn't survive a barrage of three-pointers from Creighton, as the Bluejays went 14-of-27 from beyond the arc to defeat the 49ers 78-61.