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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...

Hornets defeat University of Pacific 87-79 in first round of WNIT

State Hornet Staff

March 20, 2015

In its first postseason game in program history, Sacramento State women’s basketball won 87-79 in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament against the University of Pacific on Thursday night.“We felt ready, we know this is an opportunity we worked for all season to get to,” said sophomore...

Women’s basketball drops overtime thriller 81-79 in Big Sky semifinal

Women’s basketball drops overtime thriller 81-79 in Big Sky semifinal

State Hornet Staff

March 13, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball lost, 81-79, in overtime in today's Big Sky Conference Tournament semifinal against the University of Northern Colorado.The loss eliminated the Hornets from the tournament, ending the squad's 2014-15 season.The intense match was not one of Sac State’s best performanc...

Hilliard wins First-Team All-Big Sky honors, Harrigan receives honorable mention

State Hornet Staff

March 10, 2015

Sacramento State’s Fantasia Hilliard and Gretchen Harrigan earned All-Big Sky Conference women’s basketball honors today when the Big Sky announced the all-conference team and individual award winners for the 2014-15 season in Ogden, Utah.Senior point guard Hilliard was awarded first-team All-Big ...

Sac State women’s basketball clinches No. 2 seed with 105-81 over NAU

State Hornet Staff

March 7, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball won 105-81 against Northern Arizona University in its final regular-season game in the Big Sky Conference. The Hornets are now officially the No. 2 seed in the conference tournament after their home victory and will face No. 7 Montana State next week.The Hornets also bro...

Women’s basketball drops Southern Utah 107-73

State Hornet Staff

March 5, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball had a historic game tonight breaking the single-season program record for winning percentage in the Big Sky Conference against Southern Utah University. The Hornets won 107-73 in their second-to-last conference game at the Hornets Nest.The Hornets’ winning record...

Women’s basketball sets multiple records in 123-77 win over Portland State

Women’s basketball sets multiple records in 123-77 win over Portland State

State Hornet Staff

February 28, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball scored a whopping 123 points during its game against Portland State on Feb. 28, breaking their highest score of this season of 108. The women defeated the Vikings by 46 points for a final score of 123-77.The Hornets’ guard Adella Randle-El scored the basket th...

Women’s basketball holds off North Dakota, 64-62, in road win

Jessica Plasencia

February 21, 2015

Sacramento State women’s basketball won 64-62 over the University of North Dakota in the team's last away conference game on Saturday afternoon.The Hornets’ win puts them at an overall 12-14 and 10-5 in the Big Sky. Currently, Sac State is in third place in the league just above North Dakota and...

Eastern Washington edges out Sac State women’s baskteball, 80-79

Eleanor Mafi

February 13, 2015

After last week's win against Portland State, Sacramento State women's basketball fell short against Eastern Washington University on Thursday, Feb. 12 in a competitive matchup in the Hornets Nest. The women were defeated by the Eagles by one point, 80-79, handing them their second consecutive loss.En...

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