The State Hornet

Hornets have options for new head coaching position

State Hornet Staff

May 13, 2014

With the Sacramento State football team having to bring in a new head coach due to the resignation of Marshall Sperbeck, the Hornets should look for a fresh new face to lead the program.Sperbeck was the man in charge for seven seasons and compiled a record of 35-44 during his tenure. His marquee wins w...

Pair of Sacramento State football players sign with NFL teams

Wide receiver Chase Deadder pulls down a pass for a touchdown
during the first quarter of today’s game against Montana.

Josh Stanley and Dustin Nosler

April 29, 2012

Despite not being taken in the NFL draft this weekend, two Sacramento State football players were signed by teams following the draft. Former Sac State defensive lineman Zack Nash signed with the Arizona Cardinals and wide receiver Chase Deadder signed with the Tennessee Titans. Nash, Sac State's all-time ...

Hornets drop second straight; lose 27-26 against NAU

Junior running back Sam McCowan caught a 13-yard touchdown pass
in the second quarter.

AJ Taylor

October 29, 2011

The Sacramento State football team dropped its second straight contest, losing 27-26 to Northern Arizona University at Hornet Stadium Saturday night. The Hornets' kicking game continued to plague the team. Two of Jason Diniz's extra points were blocked, costing the Hornets two points – the differen...

Predicting the second half of the Sac State football season

Dante Geoffrey

October 7, 2011

The worst should be over for the Sacramento State Hornets football team. After tomorrow's game at Northern Colorado the Hornets will finish the season with four of the last five games in the friendly confines of Hornet Stadium. At 2-3 (1-2) the Hornets face an uphill battle for the playoffs but a fav...

What to make of the first quarter of Sac State’s football season.

Dante Geoffrey

September 19, 2011

The first three games of the football season have not made a lot of sense for Sac State fans. This is how the average, rational fan felt before and after Sac State's first three games. Oregon State Before: Just write it in as a loss. Best-case scenario, they don't get embarrassed and they'll be fine come confere...