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Sac State basketball to play in Taiwan in July

Freshman Jeff Wu takes a shot in the paint against Montana in the Reno Events Center Thursday, March 10. Wu had 11 points, two rebounds and one steal in a Hornets 70-53 loss.

Andrew Brown

May 12, 2016

The Sacramento State's men's basketball team will be going to Taiwan this summer to take part in the 37th William Jones Cup. Sac State is the only non-national team heading to the tournament and is also the only representative from the U.S. The Hornets will play eight games in nine days. T...

The future is now for Sac State men’s basketball

The mens basketball team huddles up before the game against Montana State in the Reno Events Center, Tuesday, Mar. 8.

Andrew Brown

March 22, 2016

With the 2015-16 season over, the Sacramento State men's basketball team will now look at what the future holds for them. Sac State's season ended Thursday, March 10 with a 70-53 loss to the Montana Grizzlies in the quarterfinals of the Big Sky Conference tournament after beating the Montana St...

Hornets basketball barely misses the mark

Chris Bullock

February 7, 2016

Two days after performing one of the greatest comebacks in program history, the Sacramento State men's basketball team almost gave the Nest an encore. But Montana State was not about to become the poster boy for that comeback. Despite three-3 pointers in the final minute of the game, Sac St...

Hornets stir up a miracle

Guard Marcus Graves drives into the lane to attempt a layup against Pacific at the Hornets Nest on Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015. Graves led the Hornets in scoring with 19 points in a 79-71 win.

Andrew Brown

February 5, 2016

The Sacramento State Hornets pulled off an improbable win Thursday, defeating the Big Sky conference-leading Montana Grizzlies (13-8, 8-2 Big Sky) 83-79, at the Hornet's Nest. A Sac State win (10-10, 3-6 in Big Sky) didn't seem to be in the cards early Thursday night as the team struggled fro...

Hornets score triple digits in exhibition win

Mike McGough

November 7, 2015

The Sacramento State men's basketball team began the 2015-16 season in dominant fashion with a 103-63 victory in Friday's home exhibition game against Simpson University. "We were pretty good early, and certainly had a big size advantage, but we talked to our guys about taking advantage of it," Sac...