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Hornets lose their sting against Idaho women’s basketball team 72-58

Hornets lose their sting against Idaho women’s basketball team 72-58

Chris Bullock

February 5, 2017

In a contest that saw history made and carried so much potential, Sacramento State’s women’s basketball team couldn’t seem to get its game going at all on Saturday. Shooting a season low 13.3 percent from 3-point range (2-of-15), Sac State (8-13, 4-6 Big Sky Conference) lost a crucial conference...

Hornets women’s basketball eliminated from postseason

Hornets women’s basketball eliminated from postseason

Chris Bullock

March 10, 2016

As Sacramento State women's basketball head coach Bunky Harkleroad said after Monday's game against Southern Utah, "It comes down to a one-shot deal. You either win or you're done." For Sac State, it was a four-shot difference at the end, as No. 2 Eastern Washington went on an 8-0 run to bring the Hor...

Women’s basketball dominates, clinches No. 7 seed

Women’s basketball dominates, clinches No. 7 seed

Chris Bullock

March 6, 2016

The Sacramento State women's basketball team put the Big Sky Conference on notice Friday night. In the final game of the regular season before the Big Sky Conference Tournament, Sac State (13-16, 10-8 in Big Sky) took an 11-point lead in the first quarter, and kept the lead the entire game en ...

Women’s basketball team drops fifth straight

Women’s basketball team drops fifth straight

Christopher Bullock

December 6, 2015

In a game that proved to be full of excitement, the Sacramento State women's basketball failed to avenge last season's loss to Cal, losing 117-99 in the consolation game of the Four Points by Sheridan Cal Classic on Sunday. Despite the loss, Sac State smashed the NCAA Division I record for 3-poi...

Hornets continue neutral site woes in 78-54 loss

Hornets continue neutral site woes in 78-54 loss

Christopher Bullock

December 5, 2015

The Sacramento State women's basketball team continues to be stuck in a slump, losing its fourth straight game after a 78-54 loss to Villanova at the Four Points by Sheridan Cal Classic in Berkeley on Saturday. For the Hornets (1-4), the 24-point margin was their biggest loss of the season thus far. ...

Hornets get ready for Cal Classic

Hornets get ready for Cal Classic

Christopher Bullock

December 4, 2015

The Sacramento State women's basketball team is getting ready for its toughest test of the season thus far, as the team travels to Berkeley this weekend for the Four Points by Sheraton Cal Classic. The Cal Classic this season features four teams (Sac State, Villanova, Cal and St. Mary's) that either...

Women’s basketball drops home opener to USF

Women’s basketball drops home opener to USF

Mike McGough

November 28, 2015

In its regular season home opener on Saturday afternoon, Sacramento State's women's basketball team was defeated by University of San Francisco by a 95-94 final. The loss, which dropped the Hornets' record to 1-3 on the season, proved highly competitive, with the team owning an 85-81 lead with ...

Women’s basketball wins season opener

Women’s basketball wins season opener

Christopher Bullock

November 14, 2015

Sacramento State's women's basketball team started off its 2015-16 season in winning fashion, defeating the Utah State Aggies 95-86 in Logan, Utah. Sophomore guard Maranne Johnson led the Hornets with 20 points to go along with six rebounds, as one of four Hornets to score in double figures (Gret...

Hornets win exhibition opener

Hornets win exhibition opener

Christopher Bullock

November 8, 2015

In the tuneup to the 2015-16 season, the Sacramento State women's basketball team looked to show its fans that last season wasn't a fluke. On Sunday afternoon at the Hornets Nest, the Hornets started off sluggish, but would warm up in a 35-point second quarter en route to an 85-78 win over Cal State...

Big Sky to host next three men’s, women’s basketball tournaments in Reno

Mike McGough

April 24, 2015

Both the men's and women's basketball tournaments for the Big Sky Conference will be hosted at a neutral site in Reno, Nevada for the next three years, Big Sky officials announced today."Our committee is confident Reno provides us the best opportunity to showcase our men's and women's basketball pro...

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