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NO LIMITS: NBA Finals recap, NFL division-by-division breakdown

NO LIMITS: NBA Finals recap, NFL division-by-division breakdown

Mack Ervin III, Garry Singh, and Robbie Pierce

October 22, 2020

This week on No Limits, Garry and Mack recap the NBA Finals and some early offseason shakeups, and break down the current state of the NFL division-by-division.

‘See you next fall’: No college football for Hornets this season

Hornet Stadium on Oct. 6, 2020. The Hornets football team will opt out of the spring 2021 Big Sky Conference season, meaning they will not participate in conference play until fall 2021.

Jordan Parker

October 15, 2020

The Hornets have chosen to opt out of the Big Sky Conference spring 2021 football season, meaning they will not play again until fall 2021.

Sac State punter from Down Under

Sam Clark, environmental science major, poses on the bench after practice at Hornets Stadium at Sacramento State Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020. Clark started playing football March 2018 in Australia and came to Sacramento June 2019 to play for Sac State.

Estefany Nunez and Sara Nevis

October 15, 2020

The punter from Australia, Sam Clark, spoke to the State Hornet about his second season of football. “It was quite an achievement to have never played this sport before and come over here and give it a crack,” Clark said.

Sac State goalie rebounds from ACL injury

Aaliyah Fesili, goalkeeper for Sac State's women's soccer team, warms up with head coach Randy Dedini at a socially distanced practice on Thursday Oct 8th, 2020. Fesili earned Goalie Of The Year in the Big Sky Conference last season.

Jason Gallardo

October 14, 2020

Last season, Sacramento State redshirt junior soccer player Aaliyah Fesili was named Big Sky Goalkeeper of the Year and named to All-Big Sky Conference First team, after not being able to play the year before due to injury. 

OPINION: Congratulations LeBron, but you’re still not the GOAT

Jordan Parker

October 13, 2020

With LeBron James leading the Lakers to their 17th NBA Championship Sunday night, James’ fourth win, the rumblings have never been louder about who the greatest basketball player of all time is.

Sac State student-athletes will take the day off to vote this election

The Big Sky Conference told all of its member schools to give athletes the day off Nov. 3 to allow student-athletes the opportunity to vote on Election Day. Photos by Shaun Holkko, Luis Platero and Ian Edwards. Graphic made in Canva.

Patrick Posuniak

October 12, 2020

Sacramento State’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee has given student-athletes a day free of mandatory meetings, practices, games and other sport-related activities Nov. 3 in an effort to encourage students to vote in the U.S. presidential election. 

NO LIMITS: NBA Finals, firings and hirings, NFL Week 5

NO LIMITS: NBA Finals, firings and hirings, NFL Week 5

Garry Singh, Mack Ervin III, and Robbie Pierce

October 7, 2020

This week on No Limits, Garry Singh and Mack Ervin III are joined by State Hornet podcasting alumnus Shaun Holkko to discuss the aftermath of the firing of Bill O’Brien and the new hiring of Doc Rivers, the NBA finals — which had yet to be played at time of recording — the surprise hiring of Alvi...

Sac State women’s tennis captain trains overseas and connects with team virtually

Captain of the Sac State women's tennis team Frana Ugarkovic poses with her racquet on Oct. 2, 2020. For health and safety reasons Ugarkovic is currently in Croatia practicing for senior season.

Emmely Ramirez

October 7, 2020

Sacramento State senior and women’s tennis captain Frana Ugarkovic is currently in Croatia, unable to be with her team in Sacramento due to COVID-19.

This week in Hornet sports history: Week of 10/4

Flash back to the week of !0/4 in Hornets sports history.

Jordan Parker

October 5, 2020

With live sports currently on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, sports writers for The State Hornet will be going through the archives each week to highlight some of the best performances in Sac State Athletics history. Sac State Volleyball remains undefeated with win over North Dakota The Sacramento State volleyball team stayed undefeated after beating North Dakota in the Nest on Oc...

Sac State men’s basketball team remains prepared despite uncertain start date

Freshman guard Teiano Hardee and freshman forward David Jones racing with tied weights. Sophmore Guard Jalen Townsell trails behind them.

Jordan Latimore

October 5, 2020

The Sacramento State men’s basketball team is in full-swing of training in anticipation of a season that could begin as soon as late November, according to a statement by NCAA. RELATED: Sac State men’s, women’s basketball teams could begin seasons Nov. 25 The team has been engaged in activities since as early as mid-July, but state an...

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