The regular season ends Saturday, as Long Beach State hosts UC Riverside in the final home game for the 49ers. Tipoff is scheduled for 4 p.m., and the game will be broadcast on ESPN3. Long Beach State will honor Dan Jennings and Edgar Garibay following the game.
Long Beach State had the offense to pull off a road win Thursday at Cal State Northridge, but the Matadors went to the line 39 times, and foul trouble along with defensive issues plagued the 49ers in a 91-83 loss.
The 49ers close up road play in the regular season with their final away game in the Big West, traveling to Cal State Northridge Thursday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. in The Matadome.
Despite a strong start on the road at Cal State Fullerton, Long Beach State was unable to keep pace with the Titans in an up-tempo affair on the road, falling 84-76 in Titan Gym. Mike Caffey led the 49ers with 22 points, while Dan Jennings finished with his second straight double-double in the loss.