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Senior women’s basketball players ready for next chapter in life

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2015

The Sacramento State women’s basketball 2014-15 season came to an end on March 26 after a home postseason loss against Saint Mary’s College, and it marked the final collegiate appearance for seniors Takara Burse, Andrea Chenier and Fantasia Hilliard.The three women played their last game in a Hornets ...

Saint Mary’s College ends Sac State women’s basketball’s historic postseason run

Saint Mary’s College ends Sac State women’s basketball’s historic postseason run

State Hornet Staff

March 27, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball fell to Saint Mary’s College, 77-69, in third round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Thursday.The Hornets close a historic season after putting their all into the final match against the Gaels.“It was definitely a heartbreaker, but I think we p...

McKinney named Big Sky MVP, Garrity receives All-Conference Second League honors

McKinney named Big Sky MVP, Garrity receives All-Conference Second League honors

Michael McGough

March 9, 2015

Sacramento State senior guard Mikh McKinney was named the Big Sky Conference's Most Valuable Player of men's basketball this afternoon, and also selected the Hornets' senior guard Dylan Garrity to the All-Conference Second Team.In addition to winning MVP, McKinney was a unanimous pick for the All-Confere...

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

Mike McGough

February 14, 2015

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

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 basketball just shy of pulling off an upset over USC

Jordan Santos

December 14, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s basketball team (1-8) lost 101-99 in a game that came down to the wire against USC (7-2) on Sunday afternoon. Their loss wraps up the Hornets’ four-game road trip against Pac-12 competition.“It’s an opportunity of a lifetime for a team to go test themselves again...

In a close matchup, women’s basketball falls to No. 10 UC Berkeley 107-94

Jordan Santos

December 3, 2014

Despite scoring 94 points and shooting 39 percent from three-point range, Sacramento State women’s basketball (1-5) lost to No. 10 UC Berkeley (8-0) 107-94 in a high-scoring game Wednesday morning.Hornets' coach Bunky Harkleroad spoke after the game about how proud he was of his team’s resolve again...

Hilliard breaks program record in 91-99 loss to Saint Mary’s College

Jordan Santos

November 24, 2014

Sacramento State senior point guard Fantasia Hilliard scored a team-high 17 points and had five steals to break the career program record, but the women allowed Saint Mary's College to collect 56 points in the paint in a 91-99 loss Monday night.Hilliard surpassed the program steals record of 223, set las...