Baseball, inducted in 2003
Was the head coach for the “Dirtbags” for 13 seasons, compiling an impressive 511-290-4 (.638) record... led the 49ers to four College World Series appearances (1989, 1991, 1993, 1998), 11 NCAA Regional appearances and six Big West Conference crowns... had a 218-90 (.708) record in the Big West Conference... was a five-time Big West Coach of the Year and in 1989 was selected as the NCAA Coach of the Year... never had a losing season at LBSU and averaged 30 wins per season... is the all-time school leader with 511 career wins... in his first year at LBSU (1989) he led the 49ers to a school-record 50 wins, after returning just one starter from a 14-win 1988 team... the 1989 team also ran off a record, 18-game win streak to start the year... that team went 50-15 and earned a bid to the College World Series for the first time in school history... coached three Big West Pitchers of the Year and three Big West Players of the Year... sent over 100 Dirtbags into professional baseball, including current major leaguers Jason Giambi, Chris Gomez, Steve Trachsel, Rocky Biddle, Bobby Crosby and Mike Gallo.
LBSU Evens Series with Extra-Inning Win at...05/27/2017 - Baseball
No. 7 Long Beach State took a 2-1 win at No. 14 Cal State Fullerton on Friday night, needing 10...
Long Beach State Continues Competition on Day 2...05/26/2017 - Track & Field
The Long Beach State track and field team continued its action on the second day of the NCAA West...
Cindy Masner Promoted To Deputy Athletics Director05/26/2017 - General Release
Long Beach State Athletics Director Andy Fee announced Friday that Cindy Masner has accepted a...
Beach Athletics All-Access Episode 14: Andy Fee05/26/2017 - General Release
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Dirtbags Drop Series Opener at Cal State...05/25/2017 - Baseball
No. 7 Long Beach State dropped game one of its rivalry series with No. 14 Cal State Fullerton,...
The Beach Open the NCAA West Regional...05/25/2017 - Track & Field
Long Beach State kicked off the NCAA West Regional Championships in Austin, Texas with a strong...
Player of the Week
Rivera Plays Key Role In Series Win Over Cal State Fullerton
Sophomore Chris Rivera was a key weapon out of the Dirtbags bullpen in the series win at Cal State Fullerton. He finished both of LBSU's victories on the mound, throwing 2.0 scoreless innings to earn the win Friday and another scoreless inning Saturday to earn his 11th save of the season.
NEXT GAME: Friday, June 2 at 8 p.m. vs. San Diego State; Long Beach Regional - Blair Field
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