Audio: Knipe discusses Long Beach preparing for upcoming season

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Check out Off the Block’s interview with Long Beach State coach Alan Knipe as the Beach prepare for the 2024 season.

Listen to Off the Block’s interview with Knipe by using the audio player below.


Long Beach State last season earned one of the two at-large bids to the NCAA Tournament and advanced to the NCAA Tournament semifinals for the sixth time in the last seven seasons. Four All-American return for Long Beach State, including All-American libero Mason Briggs who spent the offseason playing with the U.S. Men’s National Team.

The Beach also was ranked No. 1 in the Big West Preseason Poll that was released earlier this week.