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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...

Baseball’s fielding percentage, defense ranks first in the nation

State Hornet Staff

May 8, 2012

It is a common adage in baseball that good pitching and solid defense will win championships. But while Sacramento State’s pitching staff has been inconsistent all season with a 4.67 ERA, its defense has been a different story.Coming into play, Sac State’s defense is ranked No. 1 in the NCAA fo...