The State Hornet

Men’s basketball takes control of first place with 73-60 win at Portland State

State Hornet Staff

March 1, 2015

A big night from senior guard Mikh McKinney helped Sacramento State men’s basketball defeat the Portland State Vikings by a final of 73-60 Saturday, helping the Hornets inch closer to a first place finish in the Big Sky Conference.Sac State jumped to 19-8 overall and 13-3 in Big Sky play. With the wi...

Men’s basketball has shot to finish conference season in first place

Sacramento State University guard Cody Demps dribbles the ball against University of North Dakota in the home season finale of the men’s basketball season on February 21, 2015.

State Hornet Staff

February 26, 2015

With three games of league play remaining, the Sacramento State men’s basketball team finds itself in the thick of a three-way fight for the top spot in the Big Sky Conference.The Hornets’ Saturday night 74-66 victory over University of North Dakota strengthened the 2014-15 squad’s case for being ...

Men’s basketball beats North Dakota 74-66 in final game at The Nest

State Hornet Staff

February 22, 2015

In the team’s final game at the Hornets Nest this season, Sacramento State men’s basketball put the finishing touches on a perfect 9-0 record at home in Big Sky Conference play on Saturday by defeating University of North Dakota 74-66.The victory improved the Hornets’ overall record to 18-8 and put ...

Men’s basketball loses first place position with 64-61 loss to Eastern Washington

Mike McGough

February 12, 2015

Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team had its seven-game win streak snapped Thursday with a 64-61 road loss to Eastern Washington University.With the defeat, the Hornets fell to 10-2 in Big Sky Conference play this season. The win for Eastern Washington allowed the Eagles to leapfrog Sac State in the...

McKinney and Garrity among best in school history

Senior Mikh McKinney makes a two point shot to cut Montana's lead to 64-61 during the basketball game against Montana on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. The game ended with a score of 70-69, with Sacramento State as the winner. This was the team's sixth win in a row.

Mike McGough

February 2, 2015

When future generations look at the history of men’s basketball at Sacramento State, two players from the 2014-15 roster will stand out as all-time greats.Dylan Garrity, 22, and Mikh McKinney, 23—both seniors, both guards and both team co-captains—have made massive contributions to this season...

Garrity and McKinney fuel men’s basketball’s 75-59 win over Montana State

Senior guard Dylan Garrity of Sacramento State cuts past Montana State guard Michael Dison as he looks for an open teammate to make a pass to during a men's basketball game in the Hornets' Nest on Thursday Jan. 29, 2015. Garrity broke Sac State’s all time record of career assists, ending the game with a new record of 504.

Mike McGough

January 30, 2015

Seniors Dylan Garrity and Mikh McKinney helped the Sacramento State men's basketball team continue its best-ever beginning to the Big Sky Conference season Thursday night, as the Hornets improved to an 8-1 conference record with a 75-59 victory over Montana State at a sold-out Hornets' Nest.Sac State coac...

Women’s basketball leads Big Sky with best-ever start to conference season

Senior guard, Takara Burse powers past Weber State guard Brianna Averette at the Hornets’ Nest on Saturday Jan. 24, 2015. The Hornets trampled Weber State 108-65.

Mike McGough

January 26, 2015

Sacramento State’s women’s basketball team is off to its best conference start in program history with a 7-1 record in the Big Sky Conference.After dropping nine of 11 preconference games and losing their conference opener at Northern Arizona, the Hornets have since mounted a seven-game win streak, t...

Hot start puts men’s basketball atop Big Sky Conference

Senior guard Mikh McKinney powers past Trey Kennedy of Southern Utah at the Hornets' Nest on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015. McKinney scored a game-high 21 points in a 90-75 victory over the Thunderbirds.

Mike McGough

January 26, 2015

Through eight games of conference play, Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team has compiled a 7-1 record that places the team alone atop the Big Sky Conference standings.The hot start for Sac State marks the school’s best eight-game beginning to a conference season since the team joined the ...

McKinney dominates as men’s basketball beats Weber State 78-71

Mike McGough

January 24, 2015

A career night for senior guard Mikh McKinney pushed the Hornets’ win streak to four games, as Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team earned a 78-71 victory Saturday on the road against the Weber State Wildcats.The win improved Sac State’s record to 13-6 overall and 7-1 in the Big Sky Conference. The latter ...

Men’s basketball earns top record in Big Sky with 90-77 victory over Eastern Washington

Mike McGough

January 17, 2015

Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team took care of business Saturday night with a 90-77 victory over Eastern Washington that gave the Hornets a conference-leading 5-1 record in the Big Sky.With the win, the Hornets improved to a record of 11-6 overall and 8-1 at home this season.Sac State coac...