Long Beach St. tops UC Riverside 70-57
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Deishuan Booker and Edon Maxhuni scored 21 points apiece as Long Beach State beat UC Riverside 70-57 on Wednesday night.
Ahmad, Awosika lead CSU Fullerton pat Long Beach State 85-82
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Khalil Ahmad scored 19 points, Austen Awosika added 17 with a game-ending steal and Cal State Fullerton held off a late charge to defeat Long Beach State 85-82 Wednesday night.
Jackson Rowe scored 15 with 11 rebounds for CSU Fullerton (11-13, 7-3 Big West Conference), which led by as many as 12 in the second half before Long Beach rallied.
Stepteau, Hawaii lead 3-pt assault in win over Long Beach St
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Brocke Stepteau scored 23 points with five 3-pointers and Zigmars Raimo scored 14 with 10 rebounds and Hawaii beat Long Beach State 77-70 on Thursday night.
The Rainbow Warriors have won three of their last four.
Leonard, Rutherford help UC Irvine beat Long Beach St. 82-80
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Evan Leonard hit 3 of 4 from 3-point range and scored 18 points and Tommy Rutherford made a baby hook with 2.4 seconds left to help UC Irvine beat Long Beach State 82-80 on Saturday night.
Eyassu Worku added 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting and Rutherford finished with 13 and two blocks for UCI (19-5, 7-1 Big West). The Anteaters have won five in a row and eight of their last nine.
Davis scores 24 with 11 boards, UCSB beats Long Beach State
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Armond Davis had 24 points and 11 rebounds and UC Santa Barbara pulled away over the final 10 minutes to beat Long Beach State 82-71 on Saturday night.
JaQuori McLaughlin added 15 points, Amadou Sow scored 14 and Max Heidegger had 10 for the Gauchos (15-4, 4-1 Big West), who are a half-game behind UC Irvine (5-1) in the conference standings.
Kyle Allman nets 30, leads CSU Fullerton over Long Beach St.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Allman scored 30 points and made 3 of 4 from 3-point range to help Cal State Fullerton beat Long Beach State 92-90 in overtime on Saturday night.
Dorsey scores career-high 31, Pacific beats Long Beach State
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Lafayette Dorsey scored a career-high 31 points, Roberto Gallinat added 16 points and Pacific rallied to beat former conference foe Long Beach State 74-68 on Monday night.
It was the first contest in the 95-game series since the 2012-13 season, when Pacific was a Big West member.
UC Santa Barbara beats Long Beach St 80-70
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Leland King II scored 20 points and grabbed 15 rebounds, Gabe Vincent added 19 points, and UC Santa Barbara pulled ahead early to beat Long Beach State 80-70 on Thursday night to remain atop the Big West Conference standings.
The Gauchos (20-5, 9-2) have won eight straight and are having their best start since the 1987-88 season.
Long Beach State dominates boards in 87-71 victory
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — Gabe Levin scored 21 points and Temidayo Yussuf had a double-double as Long Beach State handed Cal Poly its fifth straight loss, 87-71, on Thursday night.
Yussuf scored 17 points and led the 49ers' 45-28 domination on the boards — including 17-4 on the offensive glass — for his second double-double this season and fifth of his career.
Yussuf, first-half runs help LBSU beat CS Fullerton 81-73
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Temidayo Yussuf had his first double-double of the season and Long Beach State used two first-half runs to pull away for an 81-73 win over CS Fullerton on Saturday night.
Yussuf finished with a season-high 19 points and tied his season best with 14 rebounds. Gabe Levin also scored 19 points, Deishaun Booker added 14 and Jordan Roberts and Edon Maxhuni had 11 points apiece for Long Beach State (10-12, 4-2 Big West).
Schneider’s career-high sends UC Davis past Long Beach State
DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Siler Schneider scored a career-high 29 points, TJ Shorts II added 17 and UC Davis defeated Long Beach State 84-75 Wednesday night.
Schneider had a 3-point play and a 3-pointer, A.J. John made a 3 and a layup and the Aggies were up 33-29. Schneider added another 3 and Shorts scored UC Davis' last six points of the half for a 42-37 lead. The two teams combined for 30-of-59 shooting (51 percent) and UC Davis was 7 of 11 from 3-point range.
Long Beach St. uses 2nd half run to down UC Riverside 74-68
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Edon Maxhuni scored 16 points with four 3-pointers and KJ Byers scored 14 points with 11 rebounds and Long Beach State beat UC Riverside 74-68 Saturday night.
Gabe Levin led Long Beach State (9-11, 3-1 Big West) in scoring with 18 points — despite 13 missed shots (6 of 19) — and grabbed eight rebounds.
Long Beach State led by double figures for most of the second half.
Nixon’s buzzer-beating 3 lifts Colorado St over LBSU 68-66
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Prentiss Nixon drilled a 3-pointer at the buzzer and scored 14 points to lead Colorado State to a 68-66 win over Long Beach State on Saturday.
Nixon received the ball on the inbounds, angled right before he dribbled left behind his back and pulled up 5 feet behind line to knock down the winner over a defender.
Long Beach State cruises past San Francisco State 95-70
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Bryan Alberts scored 18 points on 6-of-12 shooting from 3-point range and Long Beach State got a strong effort from its bench in a 95-70 win over San Francisco State on Tuesday night.
Reserves Jordan Griffin and Edon Maxhuni scored 12 points apiece, combining to bury six 3-pointers, as the 49ers' bench outscored its counterparts 45-22.