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Heroic Sac State football kicker offered scholarship

Heroic Sac State football kicker offered scholarship

Joe Davis

September 11, 2012

When Edgar Castaneda hit a 30-yard game-winning field goal to help his team beat the Pac-12’s University of Colorado Buffaloes on Saturday, he earned more than a victory and the respect of his teammates - he helped pay for his education. During the post-game speech, head coach Marshall Sperbeck announce...

Buzz of the Crowd: What big wins mean for small college teams

State Hornet Staff

September 11, 2012

College football starts off the same way every season: Most big NCAA football programs play smaller schools and cruise to a commanding victory. Oregon State and the University of Colorado are no exceptions to this rule. During the past decade, the two teams have hosted schools with smaller football programs lik...

Football gears up to face the University of Colorado on Saturday

State Hornet Staff

September 6, 2012

Sacramento State football will look to upset a Pac-12 school for the second straight year when the Hornets travel to face the University of Colorado.This will be the first ever meeting between the Hornets and the Buffaloes.Junior wide receiver Morris Norrise led the Hornets with 89 yards receiving in...

Kickers set goal for new kicking unit

Kickers set goal for new kicking unit

Joe Davis

August 28, 2012

Sometimes the butt of jokes and often overlooked, the kicker position is a hot topic surrounding the Sacramento State Hornet football team heading into the 2012 season. After last year’s woeful performance in the kicking game, nobody is laughing now. In 2011, redshirt freshman Jason Diniz was thru...