Sacramento State, UC Davis to meet in double header at Golden 1 Center
Sacramento State and UC Davis will play their annual Causeway Cup men’s basketball game for the next four years at the Golden 1 Center starting on Nov. 21 as part of a doubleheader, it was announced Monday morning.
The second game will feature Pac-12 Conference school against San Diego State. Game times and ticket information will be announced at a later date.
This will be the first game at a neutral site between Sac State and UCD since the Capital City Classic at Arco Arena in 1989.
“We are very excited to compete in the first ever collegiate basketball game at the Golden 1 Center,” said Sac State State coach Brian Katz in a release. “It should be a great atmosphere, and we are looking forward to playing this rivalry game four consecutive years inside the new facility.”
Added UCD coach Jim Les: “The Sacramento region is home to some of the best basketball fans in the nation. Golden 1 Center will only enhance that reputation and UC Davis is excited to be a part of the first college basketball game in the new arena.”
Sac State and UC Davis will meet for the 115th time in the long-standing rivalry. The Hornets hold a all-time record of 66-48 over the Aggies.