Nick Faust led the way with a double-double of 21 points and 10 rebounds.
Nick Faust scored 19 and A.J. Spencer has his first double-double as the Beach drops Hawai'i.
Long Beach State bounces back with defensive effort to beat the Highlanders.
Long Beach State led for over 14 minutes at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Five players finish in double-figures for Long Beach State for the third time in 2015-16.
LONG BEACH STATE (2014-15): Missed the 2014-15 season due to a knee injury.
(2013-14): Started in 28 games, playing in 32 ... Closed out the year starting 28 of the team's final 29 games ... Fourth on the team in scoring with a 9.1 points per game average ... Third on the team with 54 assists ... Scored in double-figures 14 times and led the 49ers in scoring on three occasions ... Started a string of four straight games of double-digit scoring with 12 points off the bench against Loyola Marymount ... Scored 13 points in his first start at Kansas State ... Led the 49ers with 13 points against Creighton ... Set a new career high with 19 points with five rebounds against Montana State-Billings ... Topped that mark with 24 points on 8-for-10 shooting and a perfect 7-for-7 day at the line at Hawai'i ... Scored 17 points on 8-of-11 shooting at UC Riverside ... Led LBSU in scoring with 14 points in a win at UC Davis ... Scored 10 points with seven rebounds in the Big West Tournament against Cal State Fullerton ... Closed the season with a 16-point performance against CSUN.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played in 66 games with Hutchinson CC ... Averaged 15.0 points per game for a team that finished the season 31-3 overall in 2012-13 ... Played and started in every game during his sophomore season ... Shot 59.8 percent from the floor as a guard, including 47.2 percent (17-for-36) from beyond the arc ... Went 84-for-104 from the free throw line, an 80.8 percentage ... Also averaged 5.71 rebounds per game ... Averaged 7.9 points per game as a freshman, adding 82 rebounds and 59 assists.
HIGH SCHOOL: A three-year letterwinner at Shawnee Mission Northwest HS in Kansas ... Set the school's career scoring record.
MAJOR: Consumer Affairs
Points: 24, at Hawai'i, 1/30/14
Rebounds: 10, at CS Fullerton, 3/1/14
Assists: 5, at UC Riverside, 2/8/14
Steals: 2, 4x, last vs. UCSB, 2/13/14
Blocks: 2, 2x, last vs. CS Fullerton, 2/1/14
3-FG Made: 2, 2x, last at Nevada, 12/28/13
FG Made: 8, 3x, last at UC Riverside, 2/8/14
FT Made: 7, 2x, last at Hawai'i, 1/30/14
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