Senior Mike Caffey's 27 points not enough in a 79-72 loss.
Mike Caffey named first-team All-Big West for the third year in a row.
Hammonds scores 13, Samuels 12 with 11 rebounds as the 49ers end the season on a three-game winning streak.
David Samuels recorded his second straight double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds.
Long Beach State snaps their losing streak with the win.
Men's basketball USATSI Gallery -- 11/181/14
LONG BEACH STATE (2013-14): Started in 29 games and played in all 32 in his first season at The Beach ... Averaged 6.1 points and 5.4 rebounds per game ... Ranked sixth on the team in scoring and second on the team in rebounding ... Ranked 14th in the Big West in rebounding ... Scored in double-figures five times, and had three double-doubles on the year ... Was the team's leading rebounder eight times ... Scored 11 points in his debut against Hawaii Pacific ... Matched that total with 11 points at Washington, adding a season-high four assists ... Nabbed his first double-double with a career-high 15 points and 11 rebounds at NC State ... Put up 10 points and 10 rebounds for a second double-double against UC Davis ... Set a career high with three blocks on the road at UC Davis, scoring eight points with six rebounds ... Closed out the season with 12 points and 12 rebounds against CSUN in the Big West Tournament semifinals.
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.
Points: 15, at NC State, 12/7/13
Rebounds: 12, vs. CS Northridge, 3/14/14
Assists: 4, at Washington, 11/30/13
Steals: 2, vs. Michigan, 11/21/13
Blocks: 3, at Cal Poly, 2/20/14
3-FG Made: 1, 6x, last at CS Fullerton, 3/1/14
FG Made: 6, vs. CS Northridge, 3/14/14
FT Made: 7, vs. Hawaii Pacific, 11/9/13
- Sport Links
- Media Guides
Long Beach State's Season Continues Tuesday In ...03/13/2016 - M. Basketball
After coming up just short in the Big West Tournament, Long Beach State’s season will still...
Beach Comes Up Just Short In 64-60 Loss To...03/13/2016 - M. Basketball
Justin Bibbins had an opportunity to put Long Beach State into the lead in the final seconds...
Long Beach State Takes On Hawai'i In Big West...03/12/2016 - M. Basketball
Long Beach State will try to advance to advance to the NCAA Tournament for the 10th time in...
Six Players Score In Double-Figures As The...03/12/2016 - M. Basketball
Long Beach State executed its game plan for the Big West Tournament semifinals to perfection,...
Big West Tournament Continues With Semifinals...03/11/2016 - M. Basketball
Long Beach State’s postseason dreams continue on Friday, as the Beach advanced to the Big...
Beach Holds Off UC Riverside To Advance To Big ...03/11/2016 - M. Basketball
Long Beach State got a lift from the bench and rode another big game from senior Nick Faust to...