The State Hornet

The State Hornet The State Hornet is the student-run campus newspaper of Sacramento State, covering topics of interest to students, faculty, staff, alumni and the surrounding community. The newspaper operates 24/7 during the fall and spring semesters.

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Men’s basketball defeats Bristol University, improves season record

Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team improved its record to 3-1 with a Tuesday night victory over Bristol University, winning by a final of 97-63.

Red folders on school desktops ease access to mental health services

Nov 25, 2014

Red folders showed up on computers around Sacramento State and other CSU campuses to raise mental health awareness for students.

Hilliard breaks program record in 91-99 loss to Saint Mary’s College

Sacramento State senior point guard Fantasia Hilliard scored a team-high 17 points and had five steals to break the career program record, but the women allowed Saint Mary's College to collect 56 points in the paint in a 91-99 loss Monday night.

Confidence continues for men’s golf as they polish their game

Nov 24, 2014

Having recorded its lowest finish in the fall, the men’s golf team is hoping to become more consistent as a whole when entering the second half of the 2014-15 season. Sacramento State men’s golf finished off the first half of its campaign by placing fifth at the Stockton Invitational.

Team has gone through drastic improvements this season in rugby

Women’s rugby is a Division II sports club for Sacramento State. Last season, the team had a 33 percent win percentage. However, this season the team has already shown drastic improvements.

Historic season comes to an end for men’s soccer

The Sacramento State men’s soccer program capped off a historic regular season by making its first postseason appearance in the Big West Conference on Saturday since joining three years ago.

Hornets preparing for the NCAA Division I Cross Country West Regional

After a disappointing race at the Big Sky Conference Cross Country Championships in North Dakota, Sacramento State’s team hopes for a bounce back performance when they race Friday at the NCAA Division I Cross Country West Regional, hosted by Stanford.

Preparations have started for Hornet Racing’s competition next year

Hornet Racing competes in one competition per year in June against other universities from various parts of the world.

Rowing excited for new conference competition

This upcoming season, women's rowing will make the transition competing from Conference USA to competing in the American Athletic Conference.

Sacramento State will be hosting March Madness 2017

Nov 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 Sacramento Kings.

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