Women’s Basketball

New women’s hoops coach to be named Tuesday

The search for a new Long Beach State women’s basketball coach is over. Members of the athletic department would not release the name but a press conference is scheduled Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in the Ukleja Room of the Walter Pyramid. A live stream of the press conference will be[Read More…]

Hegarty, LBSU part ways

Long Beach State women’s head basketball coach Mary Hegarty won’t be back for another season with the team, she said in an e-mail Wednesday. Athletic Director Vic Cegles has decided not to renew her six-year contract that expired at the end of this season. A meeting between the coach and[Read More…]

Women’s hoops falls, 70-61

Box score The Long Beach State women’s basketball team dropped a key game Saturday night to Cal State Fullerton, 70-61, at the Walter Pyramid. A win would have virtually guaranteed the team a spot in the postseason Big West Conference Tournament that begins March 11. Fullerton guards Lauren Chow and[Read More…]

WBBALL: 49ers post back-to-back wins for first time

Box score For the first time this season, Long Beach State’s women’s basketball team has won back-to-back games. The 49ers defeated Texas-Pan American, 78-58, in non-conference action Saturday night at the Walter Pyramid. After playing to 35-35 tie in the first half, LBSU (7-17) stifled the Broncs into 37.5 percent[Read More…]

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