The State Hornet

Men’s basketball takes down NAU on senior night

Andrew Brown

March 6, 2016

The Sacramento State Hornets beat the Northern Arizona University Lumberjacks 64-51 at The Nest on Saturday in the regular season finale for both teams. Led behind a big second half, Sac State (13-16, 6-12 in the Big Sky Conference) never let Northern Arizona (5-14, 3-15 in Big Sky) get back in...

Confidence running high with men’s basketball

Hornet guard Dylan Garrity pulls up for a jump shot against Northern Arizona on Thursday.

State Hornet Staff

February 7, 2014

Shocking the conference leader in front of the home-court crowd can certainly reignite a team’s confidence level.Just five days after Sacramento State men’s basketball defeated Weber State in stunning fashion, the Hornets won its third-straight Big Sky Conference game at The Nest Saturday, defeati...

Women’s basketball rolls over Northern Arizona in second half

Satchi Hover

January 10, 2014

The Sacramento State women’s basketball team stretched its win streak to nine games with a win over Northern Arizona University, Thursday night at The Nest.The Hornets (11-1, 3-0) overcame a sluggish first half by outscoring the Lumberjacks (3-9, 0-3) by 35 points in the second half to seal a 104-79 w...

Lumberjacks spoil Sac State’s opportunity to lead the conference

A Northern Arizona Lumberjack gets away from Hornet freshman defensive back No. 33 Nick Crouch at Hornet Stadium on Saturday.

State Hornet Staff

October 12, 2013

Sacramento State football had a chance to be all alone atop the Big Sky Conference Saturday night, but could not recover after Northern Arizona made a simple quarterback change.The Hornets surrendered 18-straight points, starting with a 42-yard pass from Northern Arizona backup quarterback Chase Cartwright wi...

Hornets give up another halftime lead to fall to sixth in Big Sky

Hornet senior forward No. 32, John Dickson, shoots over Northern Arizona forward No. 33 Max Jacobsen in the Nest on Monday.

Gabe Pacheco

February 5, 2013

For the second straight game, the Sacramento State men's basketball team failed to secure a victory after going into halftime with a double-digit lead falling to Northern Arizona 62-61 on Monday at the Nest. Lumberjacks’ leading scorer Gabe Rogers was fouled in the key on a drive to the basket by Horn...

Hornets survive second half run to remain fifth in conference

No. 15 Sadie Clements, drives on Northern Arizona's junior Amanda Frost in the first half of the Hornet's 73-67 win at The Nest today. 

State Hornet Staff

February 1, 2013

Sacramento State women’s basketball learned that no team in the Big Sky Conference should be taken for granted, even a team with only four wins.  After coming out of halftime with a 12-point lead against Northern Arizona (4-14, 3-7), the Hornets hung on for a 73-67 victory on Thursday, despite  sho...

Women’s soccer drops to second in conference after scoreless draw

Women's soccer drops to second in conference after scoreless draw

Clifton Jones

October 8, 2012

Despite the two overtime periods after regulation, Sacramento State women’s soccer ended the game against Northern Arizona in a draw 0-0 Sunday afternoon. It was a combination of good defense and a lack of converting on offense on both teams. Sac State outshot the Lumberjacks of Northern Arizona 21-13. Te...