With wins over each team last season, the Beach will once again travel to Ohio State to take on Penn State and Ohio State.
Long Beach State battled back after losing the first two sets and almost forced a fifth, but UCLA shut the door, putting an end to a historic streak home-winning streak at the Walter Pyramid.
The Beach rallied late in both games, stretching the team’s winning-streak to five.
The Long Beach State men’s water polo team will be representing three different countries in Kuwait City, Kuwait, with the possibility of seeing teammates as the opposition.
Hosts Ralston Dacanay and Manny Valladares give their thoughts on the controversial Long Beach State identity change and talk about the return of men’s volleyball. Then Daily Forty-Niner sports editor Mark Lindahl joins the show talk about LA traffic, his thoughts on “the Beach” name change and men’s basketball’s tough season-opening loss at UCLA.
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Starting off its season for the second year in a row at Pauley Pavilion, Long Beach State men’s basketball couldn’t complete the upset against UCLA after dropping a six-point lead with 5:39 remaining, losing a heartbreaker 69-65.
After an impressive first half, Long Beach State loses 69-65 in its season opener at UCLA.
Students often struggle with their academic success but life is more than a GPA. Some people are more gifted than others, and that’s okay. You’ll probably are a better person than a student.
Missed opportunities late in sets hurt the Beach as they get swept by the Bruins on the last day of the Mizuno Classic, Friday.
Long Beach State’s women’s soccer home opener ended in a loss 1-0 against No. 4 UCLA Aug. 25.