Cal State Bakersfield @ Long Beach State
Regular Season Records: Cal State Bakersfield 8-18; Long Beach State 18-11
What to Know
The Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners and the Long Beach State Beach are set to clash at 3 p.m. ET March 10 at Dollar Loan Center in the second round of the Big West Conference Tourney.
Cal State Bakersfield earned some postseason bragging rights after a successful outing on Tuesday. They strolled past the Northridge Matadors with points to spare, taking the game 58-45. The top scorers for the Roadrunners were guard Kaleb Higgins (15 points) and forward Shawn Stith (15 points).
Meanwhile, Long Beach State escaped with a win this past Saturday against the California Riverside Highlanders by the margin of a single free throw, 73-72. Kudos to the oddsmakers for accurately forecasting both the winner and the close margin.
Cal State Bakersfield came up short against Long Beach State when the two teams last met earlier in the regular season, falling 74-65. Can Cal State Bakersfield avenge their defeat, or is history doomed to repeat itself? We’ll soon find out.
How To Watch
When: Thursday at 3 p.m. ETWhere: Dollar Loan Center — Henderson, NevadaFollow: CBS Sports App
Long Beach State have won two out of their last three games against Cal State Bakersfield.
Feb 03, 2022 – Long Beach State 74 vs. Cal State Bakersfield 65Jan 02, 2021 – Cal State Bakersfield 89 vs. Long Beach State 76Jan 01, 2021 – Long Beach State 90 vs. Cal State Bakersfield 89