Long Beach St. Rumors & News

  • LMU transfer Evan Payne headed to Long Beach State

    CBS Sports "Loyola Marymount transfer Evan Payne has committed to Long Beach State, sources told CBSSports.com. He will have two years of eligibility remaining, but he won't be able to play until the 2016-17 season." April 20

  • Long Beach's unique way to pay coach

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The Division I men’s basketball coaches in Southern California gather in Los Angeles every October for the Wooden Award Tipoff Luncheon, each taking the microphone for a few minutes to discuss the upcoming season. Long Beach State coach Dan Monson was first up this year, talking about his team and..." December 11

  • Long Beach State, head coach Dan Monson agree to contract extension

    College Basketball Talk "Prior to last season’s 15-17 record, Dan Monson had experienced just one losing season during his time at Long Beach State, with that being his first campaign in 2007-08. The 49ers have become well-known for the grueling non-conference schedules they play annually, with those challenges helping to..." October 30

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    According to source, Gabe Levin is headed to Long Beach State. Tremendous pick up for LBSU. Great player and great person.

  • Riggins commits to Long Beach State

    Herald Democrat "Whitewright senior forward Mason Riggins committed to play basketball for Long Beach State on Thursday. “Blessed to say I’ve committed to Long Beach State!!!!!!” the 6-foot-8, 225-pounder tweeted Thursday night. Riggins finished last year as a junior with 17.3 points, 12.1 rebounds and 2.1..." September 26

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Nick Faust transferring to Long Beach State, per report

    Baltimore Sun "Former Maryland guard Nick Faust (City) has reportedly found a new home at Long Beach State. Faust told ESPN.com that he has committed to play for the 49ers. He also tweeted "Bringin dat HEAT to TheBeach" with an Instagram photo of Long Beach State's court. Faust is one of five scholarship..." June 17

  • Former USC forward Roschon Prince transfers to Long Beach State

    College Basketball Talk "As a freshman at USC this season, 6-foot-6 forward Roschon Prince averaged 4.2 points and 2.7 rebounds in just over 11 minutes of action per game. Prince didn’t receive a large amount of playing time during Pac-12 play, as he didn’t see action in five games and played single-digit minutes in seven..." March 28