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Hornets basketball barely misses the mark

Chris Bullock
February 7, 2016
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Two days after performing one of the greatest comebacks in program history, the Sacramento State men's basketball team almost gave the Nest an encore. But Montana State was not about to become the poster boy for that comeback. Despite three-3 pointers in the final minute of the game, Sac St...

Women’s tennis dominates at home

Angel Guerrero
January 31, 2016
Filed under Sports, Tennis

In their first home game of the season, the Sacramento State women's tennis team came out swinging against the visiting Portland State Vikings at the Rio Del Oro Racquet Club on Saturday, Jan. 30. The Hornets swept Portland State in doubles play beginning with sophomore Emily McColl and junior ...

Football drops fifth straight game

Football drops fifth straight game

Andre Newell
October 10, 2015
Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State football team's struggles continue this season as they have now lost five games in a row after falling to Montana State University, 35-13 on Saturday night at Bobcat Stadium. The Hornets now have an overall record of 1-5 and are 0-3 in Big Sky Conference play. Sac State...

First place Hornets power their way to 16-2 mercy rule win

State Hornet Staff
April 11, 2015
Filed under Softball, Sports

Coming off dominant pitching performances in the previous two games, Sacramento State softball’s offense scored a season-high 16 runs as they swept their three-game series against the University of North Dakota to improve to 10-2 in Big Sky Conference play and 21-19 overall.The final score of the se...

Men’s basketball falls to the University of Idaho, 69-58

Mike McGough
February 14, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Sacramento State men’s basketball team suffered a road loss to the University of Idaho Vandals Saturday night by a final score of 69-58.The loss dropped the Hornets’ record to 16-8 overall and 10-3 in the Big Sky. With the conference-leading Eastern Washington University (10-2 in Big Sky) also...

Garrity buries a clutch 3-pointer to get the 70-69 comeback win against Montana

Mike McGough
January 31, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Fans swarmed the court at the Hornets Nest Saturday night after Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team pulled off a come-from-behind 70-69 victory over the University of Montana.The win, which kept the Hornets in first place at 9-1 in Big Sky Conference play, came at the hands of senior Dylan ...

Women’s soccer battled hard in overtime, but fell 2-3 to Idaho State

Eric S. Torres
October 12, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports

Sacramento State women's soccer (6-9-0) were defeated by Idaho State (6-7-0) by a final score of 3-2 this afternoon at Hornet Field. It was the Hornets second overtime game of the 2014 season.Two yellow cards were given to the Hornets in the physical matchup. One in the first half, and the other in the s...

Sac State football hosts Menlo College on Saturday

James Frazier
September 18, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

Sacramento State is looking to win back-to-back games at Hornet Stadium as they take on Menlo College Saturday, Sept. 20. This marks the first meeting between the teams as the Hornets wrap up their non-conference portion of the season.The squad is currently in a five-way tie for first place in the Big...

Women’s soccer on the road against Fresno Pacific

Eric S. Torres
September 11, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports

Sacramento State women’s soccer (3-3-0) is back on the road prepared to visit Fresno Pacific (0-2-0) on Friday, Sept. 12.For the Hornets this is only their second away game of the 2014 season. The women lost on the road against San Jose State, 1-0, earlier in the year.The women will begin to play f...

Nevada sweeps Sac State volleyball 3-0

Lance Hayes
September 9, 2014
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Nevada seemed to be running on all cylinders Tuesday night as the Wolf Pack defeated the Hornets 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-17) in their home opener.From the very beginning the Wolf Pack seemed to have control over the game, playing extremely confident volleyball as they led the first set 6-0.The young Sa...

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