Long Beach State opens the 2013-14 season November 9 against Hawaii Pacific.
LBSU is one step closer to defending its 2012 tournament crown after defeating CSUF in the quarterfinal round.
Long Beach State now turns it focus to the post-season as they head to the Big West Tourney as the No. 1 seed.
LBSU held UC Riverside to just 35 points as the team improved to 16-9 and 12-2 on the year.
LBSU plays Cal Poly at 4:05 pm on Prime Ticket
49ers make it eight straight with 50-48 win over Cal Poly Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Walter Pyramid.
49ers extend their winning streak to seven games with a 57-55 win over UC-Santa Barbara Wednesday, Jan. 30.
Long Beach State beats Hawaii 76-72 in Big West conference play on Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Walter Pyramid
Long Beach State men's basketball beat Cal State Northridge 78-69 on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at the Walter Pyramid.
The LBSU men's basketball team rallied back in the 2nd half to defeat Pacific 67-63 in its Big West Conference opener.
Points: 18 vs. Cal State Northridge, 1/9/13
Rebounds: 8 at Ohio State, 12/8/12
Assists: 1 on seven occasions (MR: 3/14/13)
Steals: 2 at UCLA, 12/18/12
Blocks: 3 at Syracuse, 12/6/12
3-FG Made: 5 vs. Cal State Northridge, 1/9/13
FG Made: 6 vs. Cal State Northridge, 1/9/13
FT Made: 5 at Loyola Marymount, 11/29/12
2012-13 SEASON Played in 32 games, while averaging 5.3 points, 2.3 rebounds, 0.3 steals and 0.2 assists per game ... Scored in double figures in 11 games this season ... Notched a team and personal season-high 18 points in a 78-69 win over Cal State Northridge ... Just missed a double-double at Ohio State with 9 points and 8 rebounds ... Made a career-best five 3-pointers on 5-of-12 shooting vs. Cal State Northridge.
HIGH SCHOOL A three-year letterman at Granger High School in West Valley City, Utah ... Transferred to Cottonwood HS as a senior, but didn't play basketball ... Named second-team all-state by the Salt Lake Tribune and second-team all-region as a junior after averaging 17 points, six rebounds and 2.5 assists per game ... Converted on 48 percent of 3-point field goal attempts and 82 percent of free throws ... Named first-team all-region as a sophomore after averaging 15.7 points and 6.0 rebounds per game ... Scored in double figures in 12 of the 14 games he played, including a season-high 33 points and 14 rebounds against Cottonwood ... Had a total of four games with at least 20 points during sophomore season ... Averaged 3.6 points and 1.3 rebounds as a freshman, and had two double-digit games with 12 points and 10 points in Granger's two meetings with Cottonwood ... Named Top 60 at the Pangos All-West Camp.