The State Hornet

McKinney earns multiple accolades, plays in prominent tournament

Aaron Asmus

April 27, 2015

Senior guard Mikh McKinney just finished off arguably the most impressive men's individual basketball season in Sacramento State history with his recent appearances at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament and the Reese's Division I College Basketball All-Star Game, in addition to the mountain of a...

Men’s basketball falls to the University of Idaho, 69-58

Mike McGough

February 14, 2015

The Sacramento State men’s basketball team suffered a road loss to the University of Idaho Vandals Saturday night by a final score of 69-58.The loss dropped the Hornets’ record to 16-8 overall and 10-3 in the Big Sky. With the conference-leading Eastern Washington University (10-2 in Big Sky) also...

Sacramento State will be hosting March Madness 2017

Paris Prado

November 24, 2014

The first and second rounds of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament will be taking place in Sacramento, California in the city’s new Entertainment and Sports Center in 2017. The decision to host it was led by Sacramento State University, the Sacramento Sports Commission and the Sacramen...

Men’s basketball drops season opener against No. 13 Gonzaga

Mike McGough

November 14, 2014

Facing one of the nation’s top teams, Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team lost 104-58 in Friday’s regular season opener against Gonzaga University.The Hornets had their work cut out for them to start the 2014-15 season, playing against a Gonzaga team that was ranked 13th in the country ...

Men’s basketball not focused on preseason Big Sky predictions

Mike McGough

October 29, 2014

With the men’s basketball season starting up in November, several publications—including Blue Ribbon Yearbook, Athlon Sports and ESPN—have predicted Sacramento State to finish top 3 in the Big Sky Conference.Making their mid-October picks, Blue Ribbon predicted the Hornets will finish first in the conference, ...