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Sacramento State Slashing Water Use While School’s Out

The director of sustainability and plant operations on the campus says grounds crews have shut down more than 750 sprinkler heads around campus, saving 2.4 million gallons of water a year. The sprinklers that are in use are now controlled remotely, instead of crews having to manually set timers on each of the 68 controllers.

06/22/2015

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Sacramento State Looking For Ways To Save What Little Rain Falls

Water officials from across California gathered at the convention center on Wednesday to learn about the experimental idea that could change the way the state uses rainwater runoff.

05/06/2015

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Sacramento State Rowing Team Continues Pledge To Stay Dry During Spring Season

Coach Mike Connors says his team came up with the idea 10 years ago on their own, and it’s now become part of the Hornet rowing culture.

04/03/2015

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Sacramento State Students, Neighbors On Edge After Man Found Shot To Death

Neighbors say they’re having lots of trouble with homeless in the area. What’s interesting is police took a report of shots fired around 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Responding officers found no evidence of a shooting. The body was discovered on Thursday.

03/05/2015

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Conference Titles On The Line For UC Davis, Sacramento State Tonight

The winner of a conference title is the host for next week’s conference tournament. Both UC Davis and Sacramento State could host their respective tournaments.

03/05/2015

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Sacramento State Tops Portland State; UC Davis Cuts Magic Number To 2

Mikh McKinney pumped in 21 points and Sacramento State took over first place in the Big Sky Conference with a 73-60 win over Portland State Saturday night.

02/28/2015

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Sacramento State, UC Davis Men’s Basketball Teams Face Critical Matchups On Saturday

Saturday will be a critical test for Sacramento State and UC Davis to see if the road to the NCAA men’s basketball tournament could run through the Sacramento area for two conferences.

02/27/2015

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Sacramento State Holds Off Northern Colorado, Remains Tied For Second In Big Sky Conference

Northern Colorado rallied from a seven-point halftime deficit and led 49-46 with 6:44 to go. McKinney then scored eight straight points and 10 in a 16-4 run for a 62-53 lead. The Bears responded with six unanswered points before McKinney added a layup and two free throws in the final 33 seconds to secure the victory.

02/19/2015

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Sacramento State Falls To Idaho, Remains Half-Game Back In Big Sky Conference

Sekou Wiggs added 12 points, Connor Hill scored 11 and Paulin Mpawe grabbed nine rebounds for Idaho (11-12, 6-6 Big Sky), which made 27 of 48 (56.3 percent) from the field and outrebounded the Hornets 38-22.

02/15/2015

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Sacramento State Loses Game, Big Sky Conference Lead To Eastern Washington

Drew Brandon added 13 points, including two free throws with 3.1 seconds left for the Eagles (19-5, 10-1), who won their sixth straight since losing 90-77 in Sacramento.

02/12/2015

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Sacramento Medical Marijuana Delivery App May Conflict With City Law

Almost 100 orders have been processed since the app launched just two weeks ago, but according to the city, delivering pot to your door is not allowed.

02/09/2015

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UC Davis, Sacramento State Basketball Teams Flirting With Big Dance Bids To March Madness

Currently, ESPN says both schools could make the March Madness bracket and fight for the crown of college basketball. Sacramento State (11-6) and UC Davis (14-3) have 12 games remaining on their schedules.

01/20/2015

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