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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...

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 shows grit in loss to UCLA

State Hornet Staff

December 13, 2014

The Hornets lost 83-92 on Friday night in a competitive back-and-forth with UCLA.The game marks the third consecutive game the Hornets have faced Pac-12 competition on the road and the season record is at 1-7.Hornets coach Bunky Harkleroad spoke after the game about what he told his team during tonig...