The State Hornet

Football drops fourth straight in 27-20 loss to Northern Colorado

Sacramento State quarterback Kolney Cassel throws a pass to tight end Stone Sander on Saturday, Oct. 3rd, 2015 at Hornet Stadium. Cassel went 22-of-44 for 294 passing yards and two touchdowns. 

Jeremiah Martinez

October 3, 2015

Making his first start for Sacramento State, quarterback Kolney Cassel had the Hornets in position to win with 36 seconds left to play, but his pass to Nnamdi Agude went incomplete on fourth-and-goal in a 27-20 loss to the University of Northern Colorado on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium. It...

Hornets prepare for week five matchup

Jeremiah Martinez

September 30, 2015

With Sacramento State quarterback Daniel Kniffin questionable for Saturday’s game against the University of Northern Colorado after a previous injury, backup Kolney Cassel had increased reps this week in practice to potentially prepare to start.Sac State coach Jody Sears said Kniffin will be a game-ti...

Hornets fall 28-20 to Eagles comeback

Sacramento State running back Jordan Robinson makes contact with an Eastern Washington defender during the game on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 at Hornet Stadium. Robinson ended the night with 104 rushing yards.

Andre Newell

September 26, 2015

Despite having a dominant first half, the Hornets could not keep the momentum going as they fell 28-20 to Eastern Washington University on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium.The Hornets are now 1-3 on the season and they are 0-1 in Big Sky Conference play.Hornets' coach Jody Sears had nothing but good thing...

Hornets fall at Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez

September 19, 2015

It was a rough night for Daniel Kniffin and the Sacramento State offense, as the quarterback threw three interceptions in a 32-14 loss against Weber State University in their final non-conference game on Saturday night.Kniffin went 14-for-32 with 137 yards and one touchdown on the night, and Wildcats...

Hornets hope to bounce back at Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez

September 16, 2015

After a 49-0 loss to the University of Washington on Sept. 12, Sacramento State football looks to rebound against Weber State University this Saturday.The Hornets enter the matchup with a 1-1 record and will head on the road for the second straight week.Even though Weber State (0-2) participates in the ...

Hornets shut out, fall 49-0 at Washington

State Hornet football coverage

Jeremiah Martinez

September 12, 2015

After holding the University of Washington’s offense to 79 total yards in the first quarter, Sacramento State football couldn’t handle the Huskies’ rushing attack, as the Hornets were shutout 49-0 on Saturday morning at Huskies Stadium.Sac State’s record drops to 1-1 overall after last week’s ...

Hornets set to face Washington

Quaterback Daniel Kniffen drops back to pass the ball to a receiver on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015 against Eastern Oregon. Kniffen was 22-for-34 with 282 yards and two touchdowns on the night leading the Hornets to a 41-20 victory over the Mountaineers.

Jeremiah Martinez

September 10, 2015

After opening their season with a 41-20 blowout win against Eastern Oregon University, the Sacramento State football team will face a tougher test when they go head-to-head against the University of Washington in a road matchup on Saturday.It’s a matchup that will feature local Sacramento area produ...

Hornets blow out Eastern Oregon 41-20 in football opener

Jeremiah Martinez

September 6, 2015

Opening the season at Hornet Stadium for the first time since 2008, Sacramento State football started off the season in dominant fashion, as they blew out Eastern Oregon University 41-20 Saturday night.Saturday was also quarterback Daniel Kniffin’s collegiate debut after being named the starter after las...

Football prepares to host Eastern Oregon

Jeremiah Martinez

September 3, 2015

Heading into Saturday’s season opener, Sacramento State football head coach Jody Sears said National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics opponent Eastern Oregon University should not be taken lightly.“A lot of those kids on that team are from really good programs up in Washington and Oregon,” Sea...

Kniffin named opening day starting quarterback

Jeremiah Martinez

August 29, 2015

With the Sacramento State football team’s season opener against Eastern Oregon University next Saturday, coach Jody Sears said Daniel Kniffin will be under center next weekend.Kniffin was named the starter over Kolney Cassel after Saturday's Green and Gold scrimmage."The great thing about Kniffin is t...

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