STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Sophomore Jaiden Delaire keeps things simple. It's the message he receives from the coaching staff every day.
"I want to play as hard as I can consistently and limit...
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Temidayo Yussuf scored 15 points and Long Beach State shot 52 percent from the floor to beat Division II Texas A&M-International 77-59 on Saturday night.
Yussuf was 6 of 7 from the field. Barry Ogalue added 13 points, Jordan Griffin had 12 points, and KJ Byers and Jordan Roberts chipped in 10 points apiece for Long Beach State (6-10), which finished 27-of-52 shooting, but missed eight free throws.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Elijah Minnie scored 23 points and James Thompson IV scored 19 points and gathered 11 rebounds and Eastern Michigan beat Long Beach State 85-80 on Saturday night.
Kevin McAdoo's layup with 14:05 left gave Eastern Michigan (8-2) a 48-47 lead and the Eagles never trailed again. Eastern Michigan has won three straight and four of its last five.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Griffin scored a career-high 21 points, Deishuan Booker had 13 points and eight rebounds, and Long Beach State pulled away from Stanford late for a 76-68 win on Sunday.
Long Beach State (4-6) won for just the second time in its last eight games. It was LBSU's first win against Stanford, which had won the three previous meetings. The Cardinal are 57-10 all-time against teams currently in the Big West Conference.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Nebraska had big leads slip away in both halves but still wound up victorious.
Glynn Watson Jr. scored 26 points and Nebraska hung on after nearly blowing a 22-point lead to beat Long Beach State 85-80 Sunday in the fifth-place game at the Advocare Invitational.
"He's a disruptive force," Long Beach head coach Dan Monson said of Watson. "It's almost like Richard Sherman on defense. You don't want to challenge him."
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.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Barry Ogalue scored 20 points, Gabe Levin had 14 points and eight rebounds, and Long Beach State beat San Francisco 83-71 on Friday night.
Deishaun Booker and Jordan Griffin each added 12 points for LBSU. The 49ers were just 4 of 15 from 3-point range but made 27 of 32 free throws.
Long Beach led 37-34 at halftime with 14 points from Ogalue. The 49ers were 22 of 25 from the free-throw line in the second half.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Evan Payne scored 19 points and Long Beach State rallied in the final minutes to beat hosts Oregon State 71-67 in the Dam City Classic at the Moda Center on Friday night.
Stephen Thompson Jr. and Drew Eubanks had 17 points apiece for the Beavers, who have lost four straight.