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Hornet softball beats Davis 5-2 at home

Hornet softball beats Davis 5-2 at home

Connor Ashford

March 2, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Sacramento State softball team got the win in the season’s home opener Wednesday, securing a 5-2 win over the UC Davis Aggies. Before the home opening game even started, however, the two squads had to complete a previously halted game between the two from Feb. 12. Tied at 0, Davis was a...

Hornet comeback effort falls short

Mike McGough

December 2, 2015


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A poor shooting night by Sacramento State's men's basketball team led to a 66-61 loss Wednesday at UC Davis. The Hornets chipped away at an early 13-point deficit in the first half to tie the game late, at 61-61 with 1:12 left on the clock. The Aggies regained a 64-61 lead, and a missed 3-point at...

Hornets win causeway matchup 84-79

Hornets win causeway matchup 84-79

Mike McGough

November 24, 2015


Filed under Sports

In their first meeting since 2013, Sacramento State and UC Davis' men's basketball teams faced off Tuesday night, with the Hornets coming out on top, 84-79, at the Hornets Nest. With the win, the Hornets have launched to a 4-0 start to the season for the second time in program history. Sac S...

Sac State volleyball downs Davis in straight sets

State Hornet Staff

September 15, 2015


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Sacramento State volleyball defeated UC Davis on the road, taking all three sets on Tuesday evening (26-24, 25-20, 25-15).The win improved Sac State's team record to 11-1, which continues to be one of the best starts in school history. The win also snapped a four-year losing streak to UC Davis, whose...

Baseball beats causeway rival Davis 4-2

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2015


Filed under Baseball, Sports

After rescheduling to avoid thunderstorms, Sacramento State baseball made its way to Davis to take on the Aggies to make up Tuesday's rainout, and were able to prevail over UC Davis by a score of 4-2.Following a tough-thrown four innings from Jake Stassi, Ty Nichols threw four scoreless innings, bringing ...

Chattleton walk-off triple gives Sac State 5-4 win over Aggies

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2015


Filed under Softball, Sports

Sacramento State’s softball team beat causeway rival UC Davis Aggies 5-4 in today’s game at Shea Stadium, with Alexa Chattleton’s walk-off triple to left center in the bottom of the seventh inning.The Hornets had a slower start to today’s game than the Aggies. UC Davis took the lead in the top ...

Sac State women’s basketball finishes non-conference schedule 8-1

Satchi Hover

December 29, 2013


Filed under Basketball

Sacramento State women’s basketball team returned to action after a two-week break with an 84-78 road victory over rival UC Davis Saturday afternoon.It was the sixth consecutive victory for the Hornets (8-1), and final tuneup before the team begins facing Big Sky Conference competition on Jan. 2.  ...

McKinney’s strong performance propels Hornets over UC Davis

State Hornet Staff

November 26, 2013


Filed under Basketball

DAVIS – It has been no secret that Sacramento State junior shooting guard Mikh McKinney has struggled playing on the road. Since arriving at Sac State, McKinney has shot 34 percent from the field, but in his very first game at UC Davis – things changed. “This boosts my confidence, definitely,”...

Football ends season with a loss to Davis in Causeway rivalry

Football ends season with a loss to Davis in Causeway rivalry

State Hornet Staff

November 17, 2012


Filed under Football

DAVIS – No one is favored in a rivalry game.Although Sacramento State came in on the cusp of its first 7-win season since 1992 and even had a chance to make the postseason, the Hornets fell to UC Davis in the 59th annual Causeway Classic 34-27 on Nov. 17.This makes it three seasons in a row the Ag...

Men’s basketball remains undefeated after a Pac-12 upset in Utah

Men’s basketball remains undefeated after a Pac-12 upset in Utah

Joe Davis

November 16, 2012


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Another Sacramento State athletic program has shown it can hang with the big dogs of the Pac-12 after the Hornet men’s basketball team knocked off Utah on the road tonight. The Hornets trailed by as many as 13 points in the second half before clawing their way back into the contest and eventually t...

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