THE NEST - BASKETBALL, VOLLEYBALL, GYMNASTICS
Built in 1955, the Hornets Nest is one of the oldest facilities among all NCAA Division I member universities. With a seating capacity of approximately 1,200, the intimate setting results in a great opportunity for the fans to be close to the action from every seat in the gym. It also provides the Hornets one of the best home-court advantages in the NCAA. The Hornets Nest is located at the far end of Lot 1 on the northern half of the Sacramento State campus.
In 2012-13, the men's
basketball team went 10-4 at home in front of raucous crowds
A volleyball-specific rubberized Sport Court is put down for Sacramento State volleyball matches.
The Hornets draw large crowds for gymnastics meets at The Nest.
women's basketball has a loyal and passionate fanbase.