Sometimes all it takes is one noteworthy win to turn around a season. The Cal State Fullerton men’s basketball team might have secured one with its overtime victory over visiting Long Beach State on Saturday night. The Titans had come up short in an 82-80 loss to LBSU on Friday and found themselves trailing their rivals by 12 at halftime the following night before something clicked.
The Associated Press Long Beach State (3-3, 2-1) vs. Cal State Fullerton (1-3, 0-3) Titan Gym, Fullerton, California; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Long Beach State goes for the season sweep over Cal State Fullerton after winning the previous matchup in Fullerton. The teams last played each other on Jan. 8, when the Beach shot 51.8 percent from the field while limiting Cal State Fullerton's shooters to just 43.1 percent en route to the 82-80 victory.
The Associated Press Long Beach State (2-3, 1-1) vs. Cal State Fullerton (1-2, 0-2) Titan Gym, Fullerton, California; Friday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Cal State Fullerton looks for its seventh straight win in the head-to-head series over Long Beach State. In its last six wins against the Beach, Cal State Fullerton has won by an average of 5 points.