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Hornets look to beat Cal Poly, gain momentum

State Hornet football coverage

Andre Newell

November 5, 2015

After a spectacular performance in the homecoming game two weeks ago, the Sacramento State football team will look to keep things rolling on the road this Saturday. The Hornets will match up against the Cal Poly Mustangs this Saturday. Sac Sate (2-6, 1-4 in the Big Sky Conference) will be ...

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 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...

Sac State football travels to Idaho State for conference opener

James Frazier

September 25, 2014

Sacramento State football will look to win its third consecutive game as they hit the road to face Idaho State for the team’s first Big Sky Conference matchup Saturday, Sept. 27.Sac State (3-1) boasts its best record through four games in fifteen seasons. Idaho State (1-2) is coming off a bye week an...

Football team crushes Menlo College 59-14

James Frazier

September 20, 2014

The Hornets are off to their best start in 15 years as they rolled to a 59-14 victory over Menlo College Saturday night at Hornet Stadium.Sacramento State moved into a tie with Eastern Washington for first place in the Big Sky Conference after improving to 3-1, a record they have not had through the f...