Mike Caffey passed 1,000 career points with 18 against the Mustangs Saturday.
49ers fall despite big nights from the frontcourt in Jennings and Hammonds.
Travis Hammonds led the 49ers with 20 points, while Mike Caffey added 17 with seven assists.
Junior Mike Caffey scored a career-high 28 points in the loss.
Branford Jones scored 19 points to lead the 49ers, one of four Long Beach State players in double-digits.
JUNIOR COLLEGE ∙ Played for two seasons at Collin College in Plano, Texas, under head coach Jim Signoa ... A two-time first-team all-conference honoree ... Helped lead Collin to a combined 37-14 overall record in his two years ... Led the team in scoring as a sophomore ... Averaged 15.3 points per game while starting all 23 games in 2012-13 ... Also averaged 8.3 rebounds a contest ... Shot 48.7 percent from the field (131-269) and was 9-for-30 from three-point range, shooting 30 percent ... Averaged 11.0 points per game as a freshman, playing in all 28 games and starting 22 ... Also averaged 6.7 rebounds per game in his first season ... Piled up eight double-doubles in two seasons at Collin ... Set a season high with 29 points against Temple CC, and scored in double figures in 19 of 23 games as a sophomore, and 36 of 51 games total in his junior college career ... Improved from 24 blocks as a freshman to 35 as a sophomore in five fewer games.
HIGH SCHOOL ∙ A HS All-American nominee at Phelps Prep ... Also played at Blessed Sacrament HS ... A first-team All-City selection.
MAJOR ∙ Africana Studies