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Hornets fall at Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez

September 19, 2015

It was a rough night for Daniel Kniffin and the Sacramento State offense, as the quarterback threw three interceptions in a 32-14 loss against Weber State University in their final non-conference game on Saturday night.Kniffin went 14-for-32 with 137 yards and one touchdown on the night, and Wildcats...

Softball’s season ends after 13-1 loss to Weber State

Jeremiah Martinez

May 9, 2015

With an opportunity of winning their first Big Sky Conference title in program history, Sacramento State softball could not come through, as they were defeated by Weber State University 13-1 in the championship game of the conference tournament this afternoon.The loss in Pocatello, Idaho sealed the ...

Hornets break records in home opener

Hornets break records in home opener

Bob Solario

September 13, 2014

The Sacramento State Hornets defeated the Weber State Wildcats in coach Jody Sears' first game against his former team 42-31.Kicker Brad Cornish smashed two school records, connecting on five kicks, four of which were 40 yards or longer, including a 48-yard field goal in the first quarter."You never know ...

Sac State football hosts Big Sky foe in home opener

James Frazier

September 11, 2014

The lights will be on Saturday at Hornet Stadium as Sacramento State football takes on Weber State in its home debut.Coach Jody Sears will be leading the Hornets up against a team he was once familiar with.Sears joined Weber State as a defensive coordinator in 2012 only to be promoted to head coach within weeks, a...

Wildcats get payback on their home court

Wildcats get payback on their home court

State Hornet Staff

February 27, 2014

OGDEN, Utah – With Weber State having won 49 out of the last 50 Big Sky Conference games, winning in Ogden, Utah has proven to be nearly impossible for conference opponents.Although Sacramento State cut Weber State’s second half lead to only four points, the Wildcats prevailed 79-67 Thursday night a...

Hornets hope to regroup at home after two road losses

Hornets hope to regroup at home after two road losses

State Hornet Staff

February 26, 2014

After losing back-to-back games, Sacramento State women’s basketball is looking to regroup at home against Weber State University Thursday evening.The Hornets (16-9, 8-8) are coming off consecutive road losses to Northern Colorado and North Dakota.Sac State, the best scoring team in the Big Sky Con...

Big Sky football begins as Sac State travels to take on Weber State

Big Sky football begins as Sac State travels to take on Weber State

Curtis Manlapig

September 26, 2013

Sacramento State football looks to snap an eight-game road losing streak against Weber State as the team opens Big Sky Conference play Saturday.Both programs have struggled in the early season after losing three of their first four contests. Weber State is in the midst of a three-game losing streak w...

Longest softball game in Sac State history stopped due to darkness

Longest softball game in Sac State history stopped due to darkness

Clifton Jones

April 13, 2013

Sacramento State softball made history in Friday’s double header against Weber State at Shea Stadium.  After 14 and a half innings of play, the second game was called due to darkness with the Hornets down 6-3.  Sac State will resume play today at noon. The game broke the program’s record for the...

Women’s basketball eclipses 100 points in win against Weber State

Women’s basketball eclipses 100 points in win against Weber State

State Hornet Staff

January 19, 2013

Sacramento State’s women’s basketball team showed why a complete team effort can win conference games. In their 103-60 victory against Weber State at The Nest, every player on the Hornets’ roster scored at least two points and grabbed a rebound. The 43-point win is a new record for Sac State as i...

Buzz of the Crowd: There is no place like your home court

State Hornet Staff

December 5, 2012

Some teams wish they could just click their heels and say there is no place like home.While L. Frank Baum coined the phrase in his 1900 literary masterpiece, “The Wizard of Oz”, it holds true in the sports world as well. Baseball, basketball, football and even hockey teams alike love more than ever to pla...

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