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4 Temidayo Yussuf
Temidayo  Yussuf

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Oakland, Calif.

High School:
St. Joseph HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 265

Position:
Forward

Experience:
2V

03/06/2017

Four Beach Basketball Players Named All-Big West

Junior Justin Bibbins named second-team All-Big West for the second consecutive season.

02/16/2017

Beach Rallies To Defeat UC Davis In Overtime, 78-69

Evan Payne hit the game-tying shot in regulation, and Long Beach State pulled away in overtime.

02/09/2017

Beach Finishes Off UC Riverside On The Road 78-71

Justin Bibbins finishes with 21 points in the victory.

01/21/2017

Beach Rallies From 17 Down To Win In Overtime At Cal Poly

Roschon Prince finished with his fourth straight double-double with a career high 25 points and 11 boards.

01/19/2017

Beach Big Men Lead LBSU Over UC Santa Barbara 81-76

Temidayo Yussuf scored a career-high 25 points in the win.

03/10/2017

Long Beach State vs. UC Irvine

Big West Tournament - March 10, 2017

01/04/2017

UC Irvine 82, Long Beach State 67

The 49ers fall to UC Irvine, on January 4, 2017.

12/10/2016

Long Beach State vs. Texas

Dec. 10, 2016

11/20/2016

Long Beach State vs. UCLA

Nov. 20, 2016

11/15/2016

North Carolina 93, Long Beach State 67

Check out the photo gallery from the men's basketball game between Long Beach State and North Carolina.

LONG BEACH STATE (2016-17): Had a tremendous bounceback season, earning second team All-Big West honors as a sophomore … Played in all 34 games, starting 28 … Averaged 9.4 points per game and 4.6 rebounds per game over the course of the season … Was third on the team in scoring and second in rebounding … Increased his numbers in Big West play, averaging 13.6 points per game and 5.7 rebounds per game … Led the Big West in league play with a 57.8 field goal percentage … Also ranked in the league’s top 15 in both scoring and rebounding … Finished the season ranked third the conference over all games by shooting 52.6 percent … Started in the season opener, finishing with 12 points against Cal State Los Angeles .... Made his second start against UCLA, making three assists with four rebounds … Returned to the starting lineup at Washington and hit double-figures with 10 points … Scored 15 points in 34 minutes at Florida Gulf Coast, including a career-high nine made free throws … Reached double-figures for a fourth time with 11 points against Pepperdine …. Made two blocks and scored six points at Texas … Led the team with a career-high four assists at Eastern Michigan … Returned to the starting lineup for good against UC Riverside, scoring 12 points with four rebounds … That marked the first of four straight games scoring in double-figures … Tied his previous career high with 16 points while adding seven rebounds against Hawai’i … Dominated inside against UC Santa Barbara, scoring a career high 25 points to lead the team in a win, adding five rebounds and three assists against the Gauchos … Scored 14 points with six rebounds on the road at CSUN … Scored 17 points with a team high six rebounds and four assists at UC Riverside … Scored a team-high tying 18 points with seven rebounds against UC Davis … Finished one point off of his career high with 24 points and seven rebounds against Cal Poly … Recorded his first double-double of the season with 13 points and a career-high 14 rebounds at UC Davis … Went a perfect 9-for-9 from the field while scoring 23 points against Hawai’i … Scored nine points with a team-high eight rebounds in the opening game of the Big West Tournament … Closed the year with a double-double in the Big West Tournament semifinals against UC Irvine, scoring 10 points while setting career highs in rebounds with 15 and assists with 5.

(2015-16): Injured in the preseason … Worked back to see action against Seton Hall, but had a relapse of his injury and missed the season as a medical redshirt.

(2014-15): Played in all 33 games during the 2014-15 season … Started 10 games as a true freshman … Averaged 3.5 points per game and was fifth in total rebounds … Played sparingly until entering the starting lineup at the Wooden Legacy … In three games, totaled 37 points and 18 rebounds … Scored six points with seven rebounds and a pair of steals against Western Michigan, his first collegiate start … Set a career high with 16 points and six rebounds against Washington … Followed that with a 15 point, five rebound performance against Xavier on 6-of-7 shooting with two blocks … Finished with his first double-double with 11 points and career high double-double against Nevada … Made a career high three steals at Texas … Returned to the starting lineup at Cal Poly, scoring eight points with two steals and block … Grabbed eight rebounds in 18 minutes against Cal State Fullerton.

HIGH SCHOOL: A MaxPreps.com third team all-state selection, one of the Top 15 listed in the state over all divisions … The Cal Hi Sports Division V Player of the Year … Named to the San Francisco Chronicle All-Metro first team, and the Contra Costa Times All-East Bay First-Team … Led the St. Joseph Notre Dame Pilots to back-to-back CIF State Championship appearances … Put up 20 points and 19 rebounds as a junior in the championship game, and followed with another dominant double-double with 21 points and 16 rebounds in a 57-32 Division V victory … Averaged 18 points and 16 rebounds per game as a senior … A two-time first-team All-TRAC selection … Rated the No. 51 prospect in the state of California by ESPN.

MAJOR: Communications

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 25, vs. UC Santa Barbara, 1/19/17
Rebounds: 15, vs. UC Irvine, 3/10/17
Assists: 5, vs. UC Irvine, 3/10/17
Steals: 3, at Texas, 12/20/14
Blocks: 3, vs. Nevada, 12/3/14
FG Made: 10, 2x, last vs. Cal Poly, 2/23/17
FT Made: 9, at Florida Gulf Coast, 11/25/16

Career Statistics
Year G/GS FGM-FGA PCT 3FGM-3FGA PCT FTM-FTA PCT RB AVG AST TO BK ST PTS AVG
2014-15 33/10 38-78 .487 0-0 .000 39-75 .520 87 2.6 16 30 11 9 115 3.5
2015-16* 1/0 1-2 .500 0-0 .000 2-2 1.000 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 4.0
2016-17 34/28 122-232 .526 0-0 .000 77-130 .570 158 4.6 47 64 17 7 321 9.4
Totals 68/38 16-312 .516 0-0 .000 .570 247 3.6 63 94 28 16 440 6.5

*Medical Redshirt

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This is Long Beach State

Section 2

Preview & Profiles

Section 3

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Section 4

Season in Review

Section 5

Record Section

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