John Dickson added 15 points for the Hornets (2-0), who only trailed in the first two minutes of the game. Sacramento State led 34-28 at halftime and built a 20-point lead with less than 5 minutes to play.
Jackson Carbajal scored 10 points for the Hornets.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
Clemson's Jaron Blossomgame says he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for a final season.