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

Senior Fantasia Hilliard pushes past an University of Northern Colorado player as she heads to the basket in the semifinal of the Big Sky Conference Tournament on March 13, 2015 in Missoula, Montana. The Hornets went on to lose the game 81-79 in overtime.

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...

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 6, 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

Adella Randle-El of Sacramento State women's basketball goes up for a layup against Portland State on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 at The Hornet's Nest. Randle-El led the team in points with 23 as the Hornets went on to beat the Vikings 123-77, setting a season-high record. 

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...

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...

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...

Women’s basketball gets routed 104-59 at No. 17 Oregon State

State Hornet Staff

December 6, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s basketball team (1-6) lost its second consecutive Pac-12 game on Saturday to No. 17 Oregon State (7-0) in a blowout 104-59 loss.Oregon State has won 14 consecutive home games dating back to last season.Just three and a half minutes into the game, Oregon State built a 17-...

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 25, 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...

Women’s basketball breaks 3-point record, loses at Montana

Freshman guard Gigi Hascheff dribbles past the defender. 

State Hornet Staff

March 7, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s basketball team broke the NCAA Div. I record for most 3-pointers made in a single season, but came away with a loss against the University of Montana, Thursday in Missoula, Mont.Sac State converted 15 3-pointers for the evening in the 87-76 loss to the Lady Grizzlies (19-9, 13-...

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