Sacramento State’s Kevin Thomson was named the STATS FCS National Player of the Week and the Big Sky Conference co-Offensive Player of the Week, it was announced today. The honors are the first for Thomson in his career.
Quarterback Kevin Thomson accounted for 402 yards of total offense and seven touchdowns to help Sacramento State open Big Sky Conference play with a 54-27 win over Southern Utah on Saturday night at Hornet Stadium.
With non-conference games in the rear view, the Sacramento State football team will begin Big Sky Conference play on Saturday, Sept. 23, against Southern Utah. The game will kick off at 6:05 p.m. and will serve as the annual Green Day where different campus and local organizations will showcase what they are doing in helping environmental issues.
Following a convincing win over Incarnate Word in the home opener, the Sacramento State football team will continue its homestand when it takes on Weber State on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 6 p.m. The game will also serve as Wing Stop Kids Day with kids 12 and under receiving a free ticket for every adult purchase. The contest will also feature Chick-fil-A Mascot Madness and the first 1,000 kids will receive a complimentary water bottle.
The honors are pouring in today for Sacramento State’s Dre Terrell. The cornerback earned national FCS defensive player of the week honors from both STATS, Inc., as well as College Football Performance Awards. Terrell was also named the Big Sky Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
Three Sacramento State quarterbacks combined to throw for 377 yards and account for six touchdowns and the Hornets forced five turnovers in a 56-22 victory over Incarnate Word on Saturday in the home opener at Hornet Stadium.
Fans attending Hornet football games will have a new option as Sacramento State announced that a beer garden will be in place at Hornet Stadium. The area, which will be set up south of Gate 4 (near the Broad Athletic Center), will feature both domestic and craft brews and will also have a view of action on the field.
Sacramento State created three turnovers, had four sacks and forced Idaho into 2-of-11 on third-down attempts but could not come away with a victory in a 28-6 season-opening loss to the Vandals on Thursday at the Kibbie Dome.
The Sacramento State football team will begin its 2017 season when it travels to Moscow, Idaho to face Idaho on Thursday, Aug. 31. The game against the Vandals will kick off at 6:05 p.m. from the Kibbie Dome.
Throughout training camp, several Sacramento State players will be featured for quick question and answer sessions. Our latest player is running back Joseph Ajeigbe. The graduate student starred at Norco HS in Southern California before beginning his collegiate career at Duke where he played three seasons and earned his bachelor's degree.
The future of Sacramento State football was on display in the team’s first scrimmage on Saturday at Hornet Stadium. The Hornets ran 60 plays during the controlled practice which placed the offense on different spots on the field.
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.