In 1970, the school would make the first of four straight appearances in the NCAA tournament.
University’s botched rollout of new mascot infuriated fans, frustrated administrators
“We were lucky enough to grow up in a true community and we’re lucky enough to find ourselves together again in another one.”
The local university has always been plagued with what marketing professionals would call “branding issues,” which is a fancy way of saying “nobody knows what to call you.”
Cal State Long Beach was graced with a surprise visit by rap superstar Drake last night, who showed up to support his goddaughter at her volleyball game in the Walter Pyramid. His attendance proved to be good luck, as the powerful Beach women beat their opponent Loyola Marymount University 3-0.
This is our April showers brings June Flowers edition and we have best of the rest from the 2013 athletic year at Long Beach State. We start with the best team on campus that the NCAA overlooked Forty Niner softball.
Notes on My Napkin time again, maybe for the duration of the summer sporting slumber. Disclaimer: If our info seems a little off kilter, it is likely because nowadays the caterers use those black napkins which makes our notes very hard to read.