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2012-13 Men's Basketball News

July 17, 2013
HEAD COACH BRIAN KATZ RECEIVES FIVE-YEAR CONTRACT THROUGH 2018
Sacramento State Athletics Director Terry Wanless announced today that Brian Katz received a new five-year contract, lengthening his tenure as Hornet head men’s basketball coach through the 2017-18 season.

June 24, 2013
DICKSON GETS SECOND WORKOUT WITH THE SACRAMENTO KINGS
Former Sacramento State forward John Dickson was invited to his second pre-draft workout with the Sacramento Kings this past Saturday at the team’s practice facility.

May 24, 2013
HORNET HOOPS EXTRAVAGANZA GOLF TOURNEY SET FOR MONDAY, JUNE 24
The fourth-annual Hornet Hoops Extravaganza golf tournament is set for Monday, June 24, at the Cold Springs Country Club in Placerville.

May 20, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS TO HOST SIGNING PARTY ON MAY 23
The Sacramento State men’s basketball team will host a Signing Party on Thursday, May 23, at the Athletics Center on the north end of campus.

April 30, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL TO INDUCT SIX MORE ALUMS INTO ITS COACHES CIRCLE ON OCT. 30
Seven alums who went on to careers in coaching local basketball teams at the prep and/or collegiate levels will be inducted into the Sacramento State Men’s Basketball Coaches’ Circle.

April 23, 2013
EARLY SIGNEES HORNSBY AND STUTEVILLE POST MONSTER SENIOR PREP SEASONS
Casa Roble High School center Eric Stuteville and Tustin High School guard Nick Hornsby, who both signed National Letters of Intent to play at Sacramento State during November’s early signing period, each had big senior prep seasons with their respective teams.

April 17, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL SIGNS SHARP SHOOTER CASE RADA AND FORWARD ZACH MILLS
Sacramento State men’s basketball head coach Brian Katz announced the program’s third and fourth signees of the 2013-14 recruiting class with the inking of Walla Walla Community College guard Case Rada and Irvine Valley College forward Zach Mills.

April 12, 2013
WALKER ELEVATED TO MEN’S HOOPS ASSISTANT COACH, SMITH NAMED DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
After two seasons as Sacramento State’s director of men’s basketball operations, Chris Walker was elevated to assistant coach, it was announced today by head coach Brian Katz.

March 11, 2013
GARRITY AND DICKSON BOTH RECEIVE HONORABLE MENTION ALL-LEAGUE ACCOLADES
Sacramento State senior forward John Dickson and sophomore point guard Dylan Garrity were both named honorable mention all-Big Sky Conference.

March 9, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON COMES TO AN END WITH LOSS AT MONTANA STATE
Montana State used a 22-6 run over the final six and a half minutes to eventually defeat Sacramento State, 71-55.

March 8, 2013
BIGGEST MEN'S HOOPS GAME OF THE YEAR ON TAP FOR SATURDAY AT MONTANA STATE
Entering its final game of the regular season, Sacramento State (14-14, 8-11) controls its own destiny in a quest to qualify for the Big Sky Tournament for the first time since the 2005-06 season.

March 7, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS AT MONTANA, 63-52, STILL CLINGS TO BIG SKY TOURNAMENT HOPES
Montana’s Jordan Gregory scored a game-high 21 points and the Grizzlies used a late 10-2 run to eventually defeat Sacramento State, 63-52.

March 5, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS PLAYOFF IMPLICATIONS ON THE LINE THURSDAY AT MONTANA
It all comes down to this week. With just two games remaining in the regular season, Sacramento State (14-13, 8-10) finds itself locked in a five-team battle for the final four spots into the Big Sky Tournament

March 2, 2013
SALLEY SPARKS MEN’S BASKETBALL TO HUGE 53-52 VICTORY OVER IDAHO STATE
Forward Jordan Salley tallied team highs in points (16) and rebounds (10), and helped the Hornets outscore Idaho State, 29-18, in the second half on the way to a 53-52 victory over the Bengals.

March 1, 2013
SENIOR NIGHT ON TAP FOR MEN'S HOOPS VS. IDAHO STATE ON SATURDAY
With just three games remaining in the regular season, Sacramento State (13-13, 7-10) will play its final home contest Saturday night vs. Idaho State (5-22, 4-13).

February 28, 2013
WEBER STATE USES THE THREE BALL TO DEFEAT MEN’S BASKETBALL, 70-55
Weber State buried 11 three-pointers, shot 55.0 percent (11-20) from distance, and didn’t trail the final 38:34 of the contest on the way to a 70-55 victory over Sacramento State.

February 26, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS HOSTS BIG GAME THURSDAY NIGHT VS. WEBER STATE
Sacramento State (13-12, 7-9) embarks upon its biggest week of the year, which includes the final two home games of the regular season, beginning on Thursday when the team hosts Weber State (20-5, 14-2)

February 26, 2013
WHITEOUT PLANNED FOR THURSDAY NIGHT'S MEN’S BASKETBALL GAME
Fans and students are encouraged to wear white to Thursday night’s men’s basketball game against Weber State.

February 23, 2013
LATE VETETO BASKET GIVES MEN'S BASKETBALL A 51-50 WIN OVER UCSB
Sacramento State center Konner Veteto converted a lay-up with five seconds remaining to help deliver a come-from-behind 51-50 victory over UC Santa Barbara

February 21, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS TRAVELS TO UC SANTA BARBARA FOR SATURDAY BRACKETBUSTERS MATCHUP
Sacramento State (12-12) will take a one-week hiatus from Big Sky Conference play as the team travels to UC Santa Barbara (8-17) for a game on Saturday evening at 7:05 p.m.

February 16, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS AT NORTHERN COLORADO
Northern Colorado’s Derrick Barden had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and Tate Unruh added 20 points and three steals to lead the Bears to a 78-64 win over Sacramento State

February 15, 2013
MEN'S BASKETBALL TRAVELS TO NORTHERN COLORADO ON SATURDAY
After yet another one-point heartbreaking loss, Sacramento State (12-11, 7-8) will look to regroup on Saturday when the team travels to Greeley to take on Northern Colorado (8-15, 6-9)

February 14, 2013
ANOTHER ONE-POINT LOSS FOR MEN’S HOOPS, THIS TIME AT NORTH DAKOTA, 49-48
Sacramento State closed the final 4:45 of the game on a 10-1 run, and John Dickson’s potential game-winning three-point attempt missed at the buzzer as North Dakota defeated the Hornets, 49-48.

February 13, 2013
MEN'S BASKETBALL BEGINS IMPORTANT ROAD TRIP THURSDAY AT NORTH DAKOTA
Fresh off a 2-1 homestand that included a 77-71 victory over Portland State on Saturday night, Sacramento State (12-10, 7-7) returns to action on Thursday when it travels to Grand Forks to take on North Dakota (10-13, 7-7).

February 9, 2013
Joel Jones Scores 35 Points to Highlight Fifth-Annual Set of Men's Basketball Alumni Games
Former Hornets from the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s of Sacramento State men’s basketball gathered Saturday for the program’s third-annual set of Alumni Games.

February 9, 2013
McKinney Drops in 30 in Men's Basketball's 77-71 Victory Over Portland State
Sacramento State sophomore shooting guard Mikh McKinney scored a season-high 30 points, and the Hornets used a late 8-0 run to take control of the game and defeat Portland State, 77-71, in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Saturday evening at the Nest.

February 8, 2013
MEN'S BASKETBALL WRAPS UP HOMESTAND SATURDAY NIGHT VS. PORTLAND STATE
Fresh off a 61-55 victory over Eastern Washington on Thursday, Sacramento State (11-10, 6-7) will play the final leg of its three-game homestand against Portland State (5-15, 3-10) on Saturday night…tip-off at the Nest is 7:05 p.m

February 7, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL FINISHES GAME ON 17-7 RUN, DEFEATS EASTERN WASHINGTON, 61-55
Five different Hornets scored during a 17-7 run over the game’s final 8:05 as Sacramento State came away with a 61-55 victory over Eastern Washington in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Thursday evening at the Nest.

February 6, 2013
MEN'S BASKETBALL HOSTS EASTERN WASHINGTON ON THURSDAY
Sacramento State (10-10, 5-7) will play the second leg of its season-long three-game homestand on Thursday when the team welcomes Eastern Washington (6-16, 4-8) to the Nest

February 5, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL’S FIFTH-ANNUAL ALUMNI GAMES SCHEDULED FOR THIS SATURDAY, FEB. 9
The Sacramento State men’s basketball program will host its fifth-annual Alumni Games on Saturday, Feb. 9, beginning at 2 p.m. inside the Nest. The current Hornet squad will take on Portland State that evening at 7 p.m.

February 4, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL WILL TRAVEL TO UC SANTA BARBARA FOR BRACKETBUSTERS GAME
The Sacramento State men’s basketball team will travel to UC Santa Barbara on Saturday, Feb. 23, in the Ramada Worldwide BracketBusters event, it was announced this afternoon. Tip-off time has yet to be announced.

February 4, 2013
NORTHERN ARIZONA USES LATE RUN TO DOWN MEN’S BASKETBALL, 62-61
Northern Arizona’s Gabe Rogers scored 16 of his game-high 22 points in the second half, and the Lumberjacks used a 25-10 run over the game’s final 11 minutes to defeat Sacramento State, 62-61, in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Monday evening at the Nest.

February 3, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS BEGINS HOMESTAND MONDAY NIGHT AGAINST NORTHERN ARIZONA
Coming off a 79-67 loss at Southern Utah on Thursday, Sacramento State (10-9, 5-6) returns home for a game against Northern Arizona on Monday nigh

January 31, 2013
SOUTHERN UTAH OVERCOMES 13-POINT HALFTIME DEFICIT TO DEFEAT MEN’S BASKETBALL
Southern Utah’s Damon Heuir had a game-high 28 points and the Thunderbirds outscored the Hornets, 53-28, in the second half on the way to a 79-67 victory over Sacramento State in a Big Sky Conference game Thursday evening at Centrum Arena

January 30, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS LOOKS FOR THIRD STRAIGHT WIN THURSDAY AT SOUTHERN UTAH
Winners of two straight, and three of the last five, Sacramento State (10-8, 5-5) will travel to Cedar City, Utah, to take on Southern Utah (7-12, 5-5) this Thursday, Jan. 31…tip-off at Centrum Arena is set for 6:05 p.m. PST

January 26, 2013
BIG SECOND HALF IGNITES MEN’S BASKETBALL TO 79-72 WIN OVER NORTHERN COLORADO
Sacramento State’s Mikh McKinney led four players in double figures with a career-high 26 points, and the Hornets ripped off 47 second-half points to defeat Northern Colorado, 79-72, in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Saturday evening at the Nest.

January 25, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS LOOKS TO EVEN BIG SKY RECORD SATURDAY AT HOME VS. NORTHERN COLORADO
Fresh off a 67-58 home win against North Dakota on Thursday night, Sacramento State (9-8, 4-5) returns to action Saturday night when the team hosts Northern Colorado (5-12, 3-6)

January 24, 2013
SHORT-HANDED MEN’S BASKETBALL PICKS UP 67-58 HOME WIN OVER NORTH DAKOTA
Sacramento State’s Joe Eberhard (15), Mikh McKinney (13), John Dickson (11) and Cody Demps (10) all scored in double figures to help lead the Hornets to a 67-58 home win over North Dakota in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Thursday evening at the Nest.

January 23, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS OPENS BIG HOME STRETCH THURSDAY VS. NORTH DAKOTA
After completing a season-long four-game road trip that saw the Hornets post a 1-3 record, Sacramento State (8-8, 3-5) returns home to face North Dakota (7-10, 4-4) on Thursday

January 19, 2013
MEN’S HOOPS KEEPS IT CLOSE WITH UNBEATEN WEBER STATE, BUT FALLS IN THE END
Weber State used a 9-2 run over the game’s final three minutes to eventually defeat Sacramento State, 65-56, in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Saturday evening at the Dee Events Center.

January 18, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS CONCLUDES ROAD TRIP SATURDAY AT WEBER STATE
Coming off the most heartbreaking loss of the season Thursday night at Idaho State, Sacramento State (8-7, 3-4) will look to rebound on the road against Weber State (12-3, 7-0)

January 17, 2013
MEN’S HOOPS LOSES IN BRUTAL FASHION AT IDAHO STATE, 60-59
After Sacramento State missed the front end of a 1-and-1 free throw situation, Idaho State’s Tomas Sanchez banked in a 10-foot runner with four seconds to play and gave the Bengals a 60-59 victory over Sacramento State in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Thursday evening at Holt Arena.

January 16, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS TRAVELS TO POCATELLO FOR THURSDAY TILT WITH IDAHO STATE
Coming off a win at Eastern Washington in which the Hornets overcame a 10-point halftime deficit, Sacramento State (8-6, 3-3) will play the third leg of its season-long four-game road trip Thursday at Idaho State (3-12, 2-4)

January 12, 2013
HUGE SECOND HALF PROPELS MEN’S BASKETBALL TO 60-53 WIN OVER EASTERN WASHINGTON
Sacramento State outscored Eastern Washington in the second half, 37-20, including 8-0 over the game’s final two minutes, to defeat the Eagles, 60-53, in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Saturday evening at Reese Court.

January 11, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS TRAVELS TO CHENEY FOR SATURDAY GAME AT EASTERN WASHINGTON
After an 87-69 loss at Portland State on Thursday, Sacramento State (7-6, 2-3) will play the second leg of its season-long four-game road trip on Saturday at Eastern Washington (4-11, 2-3)

January 10, 2013
RED HOT SHOOTING FROM DISTANCE KEYS PORTLAND STATE’S WIN OVER MEN’S BASKETBALL
Portland State buried eight of its nine three-point attempts in the second half, including a three-pointer on seven consecutive possessions, on the way to a 47-point half and an 87-69 victory over Sacramento State in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Thursday evening at the Stott Center.

January 9, 2013
MEN'S HOOPS BEGINS SEASON-LONG FOUR-GAME ROAD TRIP THURSDAY AT PORTLAND STATE
After its 64-59 home win over Southern Utah on Monday night, Sacramento State (7-5, 2-2) will begin a season-long four-game road trip on Thursday when the team travels north to take on Portland State (3-8, 1-3)

January 7, 2013
MEN’S BASKETBALL EVENS BIG SKY RECORD WITH 64-59 WIN OVER SOUTHERN UTAH
Sacramento State’s Mikh McKinney (18), Konner Veteto (14) and Dylan Garrity (12) combined for 44 points to help lead the Hornets to a 64-59 win over Southern Utah in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Monday evening at the Nest.

January 6, 2013
MEN'S BASKETBALL HOSTS SOUTHERN UTAH ON MONDAY NIGHT
Coming off a 57-50 loss Thursday night at Northern Arizona, Sacramento State (6-5, 1-2) will host Southern Utah (5-7, 3-0) on Monday night

January 3, 2013
RUST SHOWS AFTER LONG LAYOFF IN MEN’S HOOPS’ 57-50 LOSS AT NORTHERN ARIZONA
Sacramento State scored just 25 points in both the first and second halves, and was held to a season-low 50 points in a 57-50 loss at Northern Arizona in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Thursday evening at the Walkup Skydome.

December 31, 2012
AFTER 12-DAY BREAK, MEN'S HOOPS RETURNS TO ACTION THURSDAY AT NORTHERN ARIZONA
After what will amount to be a season-long 12-day break, Sacramento State (6-4, 1-1) finally returns to the court on Thursday, Jan. 3, when the team travels to Flagstaff, Ariz., to take on Northern Arizona (4-8, 1-1)…tip-off at the Walkup Skydome is set for 5:35 p.m. PST

December 21, 2012
FURIOUS LATE-GAME RALLY FALLS JUST SHORT IN MEN’S BASKETBALL’S 61-60 LOSS TO MONTANA
Sacramento State came all the way back from a seven-point deficit with one minute to play, but a Will Cherry free throw with 2.5 seconds left provided the final outcome in Montana’s 61-60 victory over the Hornets in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Friday evening at the Nest.

December 20, 2012
GARRITY ON THE WATCH LIST FOR BOB COUSY COLLEGIATE POINT GUARD OF THE YEAR AWARD
Sacramento State sophomore Dylan Garrity is among the watch list of candidates for the 2013 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year award, it was announced today by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

December 20, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL LOOKS FOR BEST START IN DIV. I ERA FRIDAY NIGHT AT HOME AGAINST MONTANA
After opening Big Sky Conference play with a 62-57 home win over Montana State on Wednesday night, Sacramento State (6-3, 1-0) will host Montana (5-4, 1-0) on Friday

December 19, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL OPENS BIG SKY PLAY WITH 62-57 WIN OVER MONTANA STATE
Sacramento State’s Mikh McKinney (21), Konner Veteto (19) and John Dickson (11) each scored in double figures to help lead the Hornets to a 62-57 win over Montana State in a Big Sky Conference men’s basketball game Wednesday evening at the Nest.

December 18, 2012
AFTER LONG LAYOFF, MEN'S HOOPS OPENS BIG SKY PLAY AT HOME WEDNESDAY NIGHT VS. MONTANA STATE
After a long layoff that has seen Sacramento State go 10 days without a game, the Hornets (5-3, 0-0) finally return to the hardwood for their Big Sky Conference opener on Wednesday when the team hosts Montana State (2-6, 0-1)

December 12, 2012
Q&A WITH FORMER HORNET BASKETBALL PLAYER JAMEEL PUGH
The Sacramento State athletics media relations office had an opportunity to catch up recently with former Hornet basketball player Jameel Pugh.

December 11, 2012
FORMER PLAYERS AND STUDENTS OF COACH KATZ CAN ATTEND DEC. 19 MEN’S HOOPS GAME FOR FREE
The Sacramento State athletics department is offering free admission to the Hornet men’s basketball team’s Big Sky Conference opener on Dec. 19 to former players or students of head coach Brian Katz.

December 8, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL GOES ICE COLD FROM THE FIELD, FALLS AT SAN JOSE STATE, 62-57
In a game where both teams combined to shoot just 31.3 percent (41-131) from the field, it was San Jose State that used a late 9-2 run that keyed a 62-57 win over Sacramento State in a men’s basketball game Saturday evening at The Event Center.

December 6, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL FINAL NON-CONFERENCE TUNEUP COMES SATURDAY AT SAN JOSE STATE
Sacramento State (5-2) will play its final non-conference tune-up of the season on Saturday, Dec. 8, when the Hornets travel to the Bay Area to take on San Jose State (4-3)

December 1, 2012
ARIZONA STATE BURIES 11 THREE BALLS, DEFEATS MEN’S BASKETBALL
Arizona State knocked down 11 three-pointers, which included five three-pointers and a game-high 29 points from Evan Gordon, on the way to a 90-70 victory over Sacramento State in a non-conference men’s basketball game Saturday evening at Wells Fargo Arena.

November 29, 2012
MEN'S HOOPS SEEKS FIRST 6-1 START IN SCHOOL HISTORY SATURDAY AT ARIZONA STATE
Sacramento State (5-1) will play the first of two remaining non-conference road games on Saturday, Dec. 1, when the team travels to Tempe to take on Arizona State (5-1) of the Pac-12 Conference

November 27, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL RETURNS HOME TONIGHT FOR GAME AGAINST DOMINICAN
Coming off its fourth win of the season, and second on the road, Sacramento State (4-1) returns home to face Dominican (2-2) on Tuesday, Nov. 27

November 27, 2012
DICKSON’S CAREER-HIGH 29 POINTS SPARKS MEN’S BASKETBALL TO WIN OVER DOMINICAN AND A 5-1 RECORD
Senior forward John Dickson scored a career-high 29 points, and Sacramento State used a 10-0 run late in the second half to defeat Dominican, 77-68, in a non-conference men’s basketball game Tuesday evening at the Nest.

November 24, 2012
MEN’S HOOPS NOW 4-1 AFTER OVERCOMING 14-POINT DEFICIT TO BEAT CENTRAL ARKANSAS
Sacramento State used a 21-5 run during a stretch of nearly 11 minutes in the second half to eventually defeat Central Arkansas, 71-68, in a non-conference men’s basketball game Saturday evening at the Farris Center.

November 21, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL TRAVELS TO CENTRAL ARKANSAS ON SATURDAY
Fresh off its first loss of the season Tuesday night, Sacramento State (3-1) will look to get back on the winning track on Saturday when the team travels to Conway, Ark., for a game at Central Arkansas (1-2)

November 20, 2012
POINT GUARD DYLAN GARRITY NAMED THE BIG SKY CO-PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Sacramento State sophomore point guard Dylan Garrity was named the Big Sky Conference’s Men’s Basketball co-Player of the Week after leading the Hornets to a 2-0 record last week, including a 74-71 road win at Utah, and an 85-67 home victory over CSU Bakersfield.

November 20, 2012
DICKSON SCORES 1,000TH POINT, BUT MEN’S BASKETBALL FALLS TO HOT-SHOOTING UC DAVIS
UC Davis shot 64.7 percent (22-34) from the field and 58.3 percent (7-12) from distance in the second half, and overcame a nine-point first-half deficit to defeat Sacramento State, 87-76, in front of a sellout crowd Tuesday night at the Nest.

November 19, 2012
TUSTIN HIGH SCHOOL’S NICK HORNSBY SIGNS WITH MEN’S BASKETBALL
Sacramento State men’s basketball head coach Brian Katz announced the program’s second early signee today, with the inking of 6-foot-5, 185-pound prep guard Nick Hornsby to a National Letter of Intent.

November 19, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL HOSTS UC DAVIS ON TUESDAY; 111TH MEETING BETWEEN THE TWO SCHOOLS
Coming off a thrilling 74-71 comeback victory over Utah of the Pac-12 Conference, Sacramento State (3-0) returns to action Tuesday when the team hosts UC Davis in the 111th meeting between the two rivals

November 19, 2012
FANS CAN WATCH TUESDAY’S BASKETBALL DOUBLEHEADER FOR THE PRICE OF ONE TICKET
Sacramento State fans will have the ability to see two Hornet basketball games for the price of one ticket this Tuesday, Nov. 20, when the Hornet women and men play a home doubleheader.

November 16, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL UPSETS UTAH, OFF TO FIRST 3-0 START SINCE 1999-00
Four Hornets scored in double figures, and Sacramento State outscored Utah, 29-13, over the final 12 minutes to defeat the Utes, 74-71, in a non-conference men’s basketball game Friday evening at the Huntsman Center.

November 15, 2012
MEN'S HOOPS LOOKS FOR 3-0 START ON FRIDAY AT UTAH
Fresh off an 85-67 home victory over CSU Bakersfield on Wednesday, Sacramento State (2-0) will travel to Salt Lake City for a game at Utah (1-0) on Friday

November 15, 2012
CLARK’S CORNER TO TELEVISE FRIDAY’S MEN’S BASKETBALL’S GAME AGAINST UTAH
Sacramento State fans can enjoy Hornet basketball and great food close to campus as Clark’s Corner will be featuring the Friday men’s basketball game at Utah on multiple television screens.

November 14, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL SIGNS CASA ROBLE HIGH SCHOOL PRODUCT ERIC STUTEVILLE
The Sacramento State men’s basketball program announced its first signee of the 2013-14 recruiting class with inking of 6-foot-10, 220-pound prep center Eric Stuteville, it was announced today by fifth-year head coach Brian Katz.

November 14, 2012
McKINNEY AND GARRITY COMBINE FOR 44 AS MEN’S HOOPS ROLLS TO 85-67 WIN OVER CSU BAKERSFIELD
Four Sacramento State players scored in double figures, led by sophomores Mikh McKinney (23) and Dylan Garrity (21), as the Hornets cruised to an 85-67 win over CSU Bakersfield in a non-conference men’s basketball game Wednesday evening at the Nest.

November 12, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL HOSTS CSU BAKERSFIELD ON WEDNESDAY
Sacramento State will play its second game of the 2012-13 season, and first against a Div. I opponent, when the Hornets host CSU Bakersfield on Wednesday at 7:05 p.m

November 9, 2012
THIS YEAR’S MULTIMEDIA OPTIONS FOR MEN’S BASKETBALL
Tonight’s men’s basketball game against UC Merced marks the first of all 29 regular-season games that will be broadcast live (audio) on www.hornetsports.com. In addition, the game is available free via video stream. Broadcast information for the entire men’s basketball season can be found below.

November 9, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL OPENS SEASON WITH A 96-62 VICTORY OVER UC MERCED
Five Sacramento State players scored in double figures, led by fourth-year senior John Dickson’s 18 points, as the Hornets cruised to a 96-62 victory over UC Merced in a non-conference men’s basketball game Friday evening at the Nest.

November 7, 2012
MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYS SEASON OPENER FRIDAY AT HOME AGAINST UC MERCED
Sacramento State opens the 2012-13 season on Friday when the team hosts UC Merced at 7:05 p.m

November 5, 2012
2012-13 MEN'S BASKETBALL SEASON OUTLOOK
With Sacramento State returning over 75 percent of its offensive production and the team’s top five scorers from a season ago, the Hornets could be poised for a breakout season in 2012-13.

November 2, 2012
2012-13 MEN’S BASKETBALL MEDIA GUIDE AND WALLPAPER IMAGES NOW AVAILABLE
The online version of the 2012-13 Sacramento State men’s basketball media guide, as well as wallpaper images, are now available on www.hornetsports.com.

October 30, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL RACES TO 88-55 VICTORY IN HOME EXHIBITION AGAINST SIMPSON
Sacramento State’s Mikh McKinney (18), Joey Quigley (14), John Dickson (13) and Jackson Carbajal (10) combined for 55 points to help the Hornets to an 88-55 victory over Simpson in a home exhibition game Tuesday evening at The Nest.

October 29, 2012
READY FOR HOOPS? MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYS HOME EXHIBITION GAME TUESDAY NIGHT
With its top five scorers all returning from a year ago, the Sacramento State men’s basketball team opens the 2012-13 season on Tuesday, Oct. 30, when the squad plays its lone exhibition game against Simpson at 7:05 p.m. inside the Nest.

October 26, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL 2012-13 SEASON TICKETS ON SALE
Season tickets for the 2012-13 Sacramento State men’s basketball season are now on sale. The price of a season ticket is just $120 and features 15 home games.

October 19, 2012
MONDAY NIGHT MADNESS KICKS OFF THE MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON TONIGHT
The Sacramento State men’s basketball team will tip off the 2012-13 season with Monday Night Madness on Oct. 29 at the new Residence Hall basketball courts on campus.

October 18, 2012
BIG SKY MEN’S BASKETBALL COACHES AND MEDIA PRESEASON POLLS RELEASED
The Sacramento State men’s basketball team was selected to finish seventh out of 11 team in the Big Sky Conference preseason coaches poll, and eighth in the league’s media poll.

October 11, 2012
WITH THE 2012-13 SEASON ON THE HORIZON, MEN’S BASKETBALL BEGINS PRACTICE OCT. 12
The Sacramento State men’s basketball team, guided by fifth-year head coach Brian Katz, will open its preseason practice schedule on Friday, Oct. 12, at 5 p.m. Like all practices throughout the preseason and regular season, practice is not open to the public.

September 20, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL TO INDUCT 10 ALUMS INTO COACHES CIRCLE
Ten alums who went on to careers in coaching local basketball teams at the prep and/or collegiate levels will be inducted into the Sacramento State Men’s Basketball Coaches’ Circle.

July 6, 2012
MEN’S BASKETBALL RELEASES 2012-13 SCHEDULE
Sacramento State fifth-year men’s basketball head coach Brian Katz announced the team’s 2012-13 schedule today.

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