Sacramento State senior Ben Sorensen was named to the Preseason All-Big Sky football team, it was announced today. Sorensen was one of two defensive ends chosen to the team and one of 12 defensive players to earn preseason all-conference honors.
Sacramento State will add eight individuals and the first team to its football Hall of Fame, it was announced today. The induction will occur on Friday, Nov. 17, and the group will also be recognized the following day at the Causeway Classic.
The Sacramento State football team added two new members to its 2017 signing class as running back Christian Erickson and offensive lineman Thomas Parker officially joined the program. The pair will both enroll at the University as freshman in the fall.
After 14 practices over five weeks, the Sacramento State football team will wrap up its spring ball on Friday, May 12. The team will hold a controlled scrimmage at Hornet Stadium beginning at 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public.
The Sacramento State football team will hold its first scrimmage of spring ball on Saturday, April 8, at Hornet Stadium. The scrimmage is set to begin at 1:30 p.m. The day will see the offense placed in different positions on the field working against the defense.
The Sacramento State football team announced the addition of 29 players for the 2017 season as part of National Signing Day. The class is comprised of five players who enrolled at the start of the spring semester and 23 others who committed to the program on Wednesday.
Jordan Robinson rushed for a career high 262 yards and scored four touchdowns and the Sacramento State defense made a stand in the final seconds to propel the Hornets to a 42-35 win over Portland State on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium.
The Sacramento State football team will take the field at Hornet Stadium for the final time this season when the Hornets host Portland State on Saturday, Nov. 12, at 6 p.m. Prior to the game, Sacramento State will recognize eight seniors who will competing at home for the final time in their careers.
The Sacramento State football team returns to Hornet Stadium to face No. 14 Cal Poly on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 6 p.m. The theme for the game is “Green” as numerous campus and public agencies will be on hand promoting sustainability.
The Sacramento State football team rallied late in the fourth quarter but fell to Northern Colorado, 27-19, on Saturday at Nottingham Field. The Hornets rallied in the final two minutes, driving to the UNC 10-yard line but quarterback Nate Ketteringham was brought down after a lengthy scramble.
The Sacramento State football team will look to get back on track as it travels to Northern Colorado on Saturday, Oct. 22, at noon PT. The Hornets enter the week with a 1-6 overall record and are 1-3 in Big Sky Conference games. Sacramento State has faced ranked opponents in the last two weeks.
Montana quarterbacks combined to throw for 433 yards and six touchdowns and the 10th-ranked Grizzlies found the end zone 10 times in a 68-7 win over Sacramento State on Saturday in front of 25,351 fans at Washington-Grizzly Stadium.
The Sacramento State football team will play its fourth road game in the last six week as the Hornets travel to 10th-ranked Montana on Saturday, Oct. 15. The game will kick off at 1:30 p.m. PT from Washington-Grizzly Stadium.
The Sacramento State football team had its Homecoming spoiled as 24th-ranked North Dakota rushed for 422 yards and five touchdowns on the way to a 40-7 victory at Hornet Stadium on Saturday night. The victory improved the Fighting Hawks to 4-2 overall and 3-0 in the Big Sky Conference. The Hornet dropped to 1-5 overall and 1-2 in league action.
The Sacramento State football team will look to build off its dramatic victory over Montana State when it hosts No. 24/21 North Dakota on Saturday, Oct. 8, at Hornet Stadium. The game will kick off from Hornet Stadium at 6 p.m. and will also serve as the University’s Homecoming. There will be activities on campus all week and an expanded tailgate party in the stadium parking lot prior to the start.
Jaelin Ratliff caught two touchdown passes in the final five minutes of the game, including the game-winner with 15 seconds remaining to give Sacramento State a 41-38 victory over Montana State on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium.
Former Sacramento State All-American linebacker Darnell Sankey is back in the NFL after being signed to the Oakland Raiders practice squad on Wednesday. Sankey immediately practiced with the team that afternoon and will travel with the team to Baltimore for this weekend's game against the Ravens.
When Sacramento State hosts Montana State this Saturday, Hornet Stadium will be turned over to the kids for the annual Pepsi Kids Day. All children 12 and under will received free admission to the game and can take part in several activities.
Following three consecutive road games, the Sacramento State football team will return home for the first time in nearly a month to take on Montana State on Saturday, Oct. 1, at Hornet Stadium. The game against the Bobcats will begin at 6 p.m. PT.
The Sacramento State offense had its most productive day of the year, but Idaho State had three touchdowns on plays of at least 60 yards as well as a defensive touchdown to spark the Bengals to a 42-34 victory over the Hornets in the Big Sky opener for both teams.