Long Beach State will try to win a second-straight game over a power conference opponent, traveling to face UCLA in Pauley Pavilion at 7 p.m. on Sunday.
Another sellout crowd and another Beach win greeted fans who joined Long Beach State for their tilt with Kansas State, as the 49ers stunned the previously unbeaten Wildcats 69-60 Friday night. Branford Jones scored 14 points to lead the 49ers in scoring, but the Beach did it with defense, holding Kansas State to 32.8% shooting from the field.
Men's Basketball hosts Kansas State at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, in a game that will be a second-straight sellout for the program. The game will be televised live nationwide on Fox Sports Prime Ticket and Fox Sports Midwest.
Long Beach State shot 54.7 percent from the floor Tuesday, but were undone at the other end as the 49ers dropped another high-scoring road affair at Xavier, 97-74. Mike Caffey led the 49ers with 20 points, while Tyler Lamb added 17 in his return to the starting lineup.