2016-2017 Sacramento State Hornets

2016-2017 Sacramento State Hornets Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
15 Matt Battaglia Fr G 6-0 180 - El Dorado (CA) United States Oak Ridge High School
20 George Dancer Fr SG 6-3 190 - Modesto (CA) United States Fred C. Beyer High School
12 Grant Dressler So SF 6-7 205 - Las Vegas (NV) United States Palo Verde High School
0 Marcus Graves Jr G 6-0 188 Jun 9, 1996 San Diego (CA) United States Westview High School
50 James Herrick Jr C 6-10 256 - Minden (NV) United States Douglas High School
33 Nick Hornsby Sr G 6-7 235 Jun 21, 1995 Irvine (CA) United States Tustin High School
11 Trevis Jackson Sr G 5-11 171 Sep 14, 1995 Santa Monica (CA) United States Santa Monica High School
1 Chibueze Jacobs Fr SF 6-4 195 - Sherman Oaks (CA) United States Notre Dame High School
24 Izayah Mauriohooho Le'Afa Fr G 6-2 200 Nov 7, 1996 Lower Hutt New Zealand St. Patrick's College
30 Joshua Patton Fr PF 6-8 230 - Manteca (CA) United States Sierra High School
3 Justin Strings Jr F 6-7 228 Aug 11, 1996 Carson (CA) United States Mira Costa High School
44 Eric Stuteville Sr C 6-11 250 Feb 6, 1995 Orangevale (CA) United States Casa Roble High School
4 Jiday Ugbaja Jr G 5-11 194 May 25, 1996 San Francisco (CA) United States / Nigeria Archbishop Riordan High School
14 Jeff Wu So SG 6-2 180 - Modesto (CA) United States Modesto Christian High School

Recent Sacramento State Hornets History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 15-16 (8-12) 8th (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 7-25 (4-14) 11th (Big Sky) 1st Rnd N/A
2016-2017 13-18 (9-9) 7th (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd N/A
2015-2016 14-17 (6-12) 10th (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd N/A
2014-2015 21-12 (13-5) 3rd (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd CIT 2nd Rnd
2013-2014 14-16 (10-10) 7th (Big Sky) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 14-15 (8-12) 6th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2011-2012 10-18 (5-11) 7th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2010-2011 7-21 (4-12) 8th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2009-2010 9-21 (3-13) 9th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2008-2009 2-27 (1-15) 9th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2007-2008 4-24 (2-14) 9th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2006-2007 10-19 (5-11) 8th (Big Sky) N/A N/A
2005-2006 14-16 (4-10) 7th (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd N/A
2004-2005 12-16 (8-6) 4th (Big Sky) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 13-15 (7-7) 2nd (Big Sky) 1st Rnd N/A
2002-2003 12-17 (5-9) 6th (Big Sky) 2nd Rnd N/A

2016-2017 Sacramento State Hornets Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Justin Strings All-Big Sky Second Team
Nick Hornsby Big Sky Player of the Week (Jan 17, 2017)
Eric Stuteville Big Sky Player of the Week (Feb 13, 2017)

2016-2017 Sacramento State Hornets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Graves I. Mauriohooho Le'Afa N. Hornsby J. Strings E. Stuteville
Rotation T. Jackson J. Wu G. Dressler    
Lim PT J. Ugbaja   C. Jacobs J. Patton J. Herrick
Lim PT M. Battaglia        

2016-2017 Sacramento State Hornets Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Justin Strings 31 32.9 15.9 5.5 1.0 0.4 0.4 1.5
Marcus Graves 31 35.1 13.9 3.7 5.3 0.9 0.3 2.6
Eric Stuteville 31 26.8 11.6 6.3 0.4 0.2 1.5 1.7
Nick Hornsby 31 29.8 11.3 8.0 1.5 1.2 0.6 1.8
Izayah Mauriohooho Le'Afa 29 25.1 4.6 2.2 2.0 0.7 0.0 1.1
Grant Dressler 16 11.9 4.4 2.1 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.8
Joshua Patton 31 9.5 2.9 1.8 0.0 0.2 1.1 0.6
Trevis Jackson 31 18.2 2.8 2.0 1.7 0.5 0.0 0.8
Jiday Ugbaja 24 7.1 2.5 1.1 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.4
Jeff Wu 13 12.2 2.5 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.1 1.0
Chibueze Jacobs 30 7.4 1.9 1.7 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.2
Matt Battaglia 20 4.8 1.4 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0
James Herrick 9 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

2016-2017 Sacramento State Hornets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Brian Katz Head Coach 2008-2009 N/A
Brandon Laird Associate Head Coach 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (Sacramento State, 2011 to 2012)
Ajay Riding Assistant Coach 2009-2010 N/A
Chris Walker Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Director of Basketball Operations (Sacramento State, 2011 to 2013)
Bill Macriss Athletic Director 2014-2015 N/A
Jared Nessland Director of Strength and Conditioning 2014-2015 N/A
Nate Smith Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Team Manager (Sacramento State, 2011 to 2013)
Nelson Beard Assistant Director of Basketball Operations 2015-2016 N/A
Tom DiStasio Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Brandon Padilla Director of Athletic Training Services 2014-2015 N/A
Taylor Masten Athletic Trainer 2016-2017 N/A