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Long Beach at Kansas: Open Game Thread


Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

The 49ers of Long Beach State head to Lawrence for a nonconference matchup with Bill Self's Jayhawks.

Kansas (5-1, 0-0) currently resides at #4 in the AP Poll.

Long Beach State (1-7, 0-0) comes in unranked.

Time 7:00 PM
Location Lawrence, KS
Venue Allen Fieldhouse (16,300)
Series KU leads 3-1
Television JTV / ESPN3
(Subject to local blackout)
Online Streaming WatchESPN
Radio Jayhawk Radio Network
Affiliate List
Satellite: n/a
Online (Free):
Live Stats Kansas Live Stats

Long Beach State is coached by Dan Monson who is 156-147 in his tenth season with the Bulldogs. He is 326-270 in 20 seasons overall with previous gigs at Minnesota and Gonzaga.

Kansas owns a 3-1 series lead against Long Beach. The 49ers and Jayhawks last matched up in the 2011-12 season with KU taking an 88-80 win in Allen Fieldhouse.

LBSU and Kansas don't have any common opponents this year. LBSU has played almost all of their games on the road, falling to Wichita State 92-55, North Carolina 93-67, Louisville 88-56, UCLA 114-77, and Washington 94-88. They've also dropped contests to UAB and Florida Gulf Coast.