Sacramento State Hornets men's basketball

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Sacramento State Hornets
2014–15 Sacramento State Hornets men's basketball team
Sacramento State Hornets athletic logo
University Sacramento State
Conference Big Sky
Location Sacramento, CA
Head coach Brian Katz (7th year)
Arena Colberg Court
(Capacity: 1,200)
Nickname Hornets

Green and Gold

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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours

The Sacramento State Hornets Basketball team is the basketball team that represent California State University, Sacramento in Sacramento, California. The school's team currently competes in the Big Sky Conference. The team has never played in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament. The Hornets are currently coached by Brian Katz.


NCAA Division II tournament results[edit]

The Hornets have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament four times. Their combined record is 4–7.

Year Round Opponent Result
1959 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Cal State Los Angeles
L 57–83
L 57–76
1962 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Final Four
National Championship Game
Seattle Pacific
Cal Poly Pomona
Nebraska Wesleyan
Mount Saint Mary's
W 68–57
W 73–65
W 61–54
W 74–73 2OT
L 57–58 OT
1970 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
UC Riverside
Boise State
L 62–67
L 61–63
1988 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Cal State Hayward
Cal State Bakersfield
L 85–96
L 89–90