Stories tagged: Stanford Cardinal
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
UConn’s 111-game winning streak ends at hands of Mississippi State women
UConn’s 111-game run came to a stunning end when Mississippi State pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in women’s basketball history, winning 66-64 on Morgan William’s overtime jumper in the …
Sun., March 26, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Stanford women rally, edge Notre Dame 76-75 to reach Final Four
Alanna Smith’s layup with 23 seconds left capped Stanford’s comeback from a 16-point deficit in the second half, McCall swatted a last-second shot and the Cardinal edged top-seeded Notre Dame …
Tue., March 21, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Pac-12 makes statement in NCAA women’s tournament with five teams in Sweet 16
A year ago was thought to be an anomaly for the Pac-12 Conference, advancing four teams to the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament and eventually seeing Washington and Oregon …
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
No. 10 Stanford edges No. 6 Oregon State to win Pac-12
SEATTLE – Alanna Smith scored 18 points, Karlie Samuelson added 14 and No. 10 Stanford overcame an early 13-point deficit to beat No. 6 Oregon State 48-43 and win the …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer joins elite 1,000 wins club
Tara VanDerveer became just the second NCAA women’s coach to reach 1,000 career victories Friday night, when No. 8 Stanford beat USC 58-42 to give the Hall of Famer a …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Tara VanDerveer chases more history, 1,000th career win
Once heard, those beloved Tara-isms linger forever. Tara VanDerveer’s sayings are so uniquely her, they stay with all the women she has coached, even years later. Recited and revered, they …
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
California knocks off No. 25 USC, thanks to Rabb
Ivan Rabb scored 17 points, including the go-ahead free throws with five seconds left, and had a key block at the buzzer to lift California to a 74-73 victory over …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 7:45 p.m.
No. 16 Stanford holds off North Carolina 25-23 in Sun Bowl
Bryce Love took over for Christian McCaffrey in the backfield, running for 119 yards and catching a 49-yard touchdown pass to help No. 16 Stanford beat North Carolina 25-23 in …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 4:35 p.m.
Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey to leave school for NFL draft
Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey will skip his senior season to enter the NFL draft. McCaffrey announced his decision on Wednesday, saying he has done everything he could in college …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Gonzaga women defeat No. 11 Stanford 68-63 behind 26 points from Jill Barta
Coming in, Gonzaga was winless in seven all-time games against Stanford, including a 65-48 loss last season in which the Bulldogs led 47-46 with 6:23 to play and missed their …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:51 p.m.
Cougars want to continue to play with new-found toughness against Stanford
Mike Leach’s Washington State Cougars were not a finesse team this year because they liked to spread defenses out, attack space and play with a fast, open style of play …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016, 10:44 p.m.
Stanford will be without both starting corners against WSU
It was an injury–depleted Stanford squad that was pelted last week in the 44–6 loss at Washington. And in this weekend’s suddenly critical matchup with Washington State, the Cardinal will …
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
Huskies QB Jake Browning gets first shot at Stanford
Fall-term classes begin at the University of Washington on Wednesday, and Jake Browning’s first course is in managerial accounting.
Sat., March 26, 2016, 11:28 p.m.
Lexington Regional women’s final features Pac-12 showdown
Washington coach Mike Neighbors says the possibility of a rematch with Stanford entered his mind as soon as he saw the NCAA tournament bracket.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 3:27 p.m.
Washington routs Stanford 91-68 to open Pac-12 tournament
LAS VEGAS – Washington’s young players had no trouble keeping focused in their first Pac-12 tournament game. One of the nation’s youngest teams, the Huskies jumped on Stanford early and …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:41 p.m.
Cougars’ losing streak trudges along after 72-56 defeat to Stanford
PULLMAN – The latest best chance at a win squandered by the Washington State basketball team followed an unfamiliar outline. Although, really, is there anything we have not seen during …
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 6:57 p.m.
Pac-12 roundup: Stanford sinks first-place Ducks
Michael Humphrey blocked a shot with 4 seconds remaining and Stanford upset No. 11 Oregon 76-72 on Saturday in Stanford, California.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 8:16 p.m.
Pac-12 roundup: Cal snaps skid against rival Cardinal
Jordan Mathews scored 18 points, Jaylen Brown added 16 and California ended a four-game losing streak to Stanford, beating the Cardinal 76-61 Saturday in Berkeley, California.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 9:26 p.m.
McCaffrey leads Stanford’s 45-16 Rose Bowl romp over Iowa
The first time Christian McCaffrey touched the ball in the 102nd Rose Bowl, he took it 75 yards for a spectacular touchdown. A few hundred yards later, Stanford’s sophomore star …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 9:03 p.m.
Luke Falk, O-line play key roles as Cougars look for upset of No. 8 Stanford
PULLMAN – It is extremely likely that there is causation in the correlation between Washington State’s three-game winning streak and Luke Falk’s increased efficiency at the quarterback position.
Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 11:06 p.m.
No. 10 Stanford beats Washington 31-14
Washington Huskies struggle in 31-14 loss to 10th-ranked Stanford Cardinal.
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 11:31 p.m.
Stanford beats UCLA 56-35 for eighth straight victory
Francis Owusu’s circus catch in the end zone on Kevin Hogan’s third touchdown pass of the night highlighted a dominating performance for No. 15 Stanford, which rolled to its eighth …
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015, midnight
Pac-12 roundup: Stanford knocks off No. 6 Southern Cal
Kevin Hogan passed for 279 yards and two touchdowns, Remound Wright rushed for three more scores and Stanford opened Pac-12 Conference play with a 41-31 victory over No. 6 Southern …
Sat., March 28, 2015, midnight
Women’s basketball: Notre Dame handles Stanford
Lindsay Allen scored a career-high 28 points to help top-seed Notre Dame defeat Stanford 81-60 in Oklahoma City in the NCAA women’s Sweet 16. Jewell Loyd added 21 points for …
Fri., March 27, 2015, midnight
Legendary coaches face off as Notre Dame tangles with Stanford
Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer and Notre Dame’s Muffett McGraw will coach against each other Friday in the Sweet 16, in Oklahoma City, for just the third time in their Hall of …
Mon., March 9, 2015, midnight
Cardinal win Pac-12 Conference women’s basketball tournament
SEATTLE – With the net draped around her neck, Taylor Greenfield chuckled at being bestowed the nickname “Tournament Taylor” by her Stanford teammates. The name fit perfectly after Greenfield led …
Fri., Feb. 13, 2015, midnight
Pac-12 basketball: Utah handles Stanford for 16th straight home win
Delon Wright scored 15 points as No. 11 Utah ran away from Stanford with a 75-59 home victory Thursday night in Salt Lake City, the Utes’ 16th consecutive win at …
Fri., Feb. 6, 2015, midnight
Pac-12 roundup: UCLA holds off Stanford for 3rd straight win
Norman Powell had 20 points and eight rebounds, Isaac Hamilton scored 18 points and UCLA survived to beat Stanford 69-67 on Thursday night in Stanford, California for its third straight …
Sun., Feb. 1, 2015, midnight
Clutch Cougars team up to post upset of Cardinal
PULLMAN – With about seven minutes left in the duel between Chasson Randle and DaVonte Lacy that served as a proxy competition for the matchup between Stanford and Washington State, …
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015, 8:16 p.m.
Washington State edges Stanford
DaVonte Lacy scored 25 points and Ny Redding sank two free throws with 5.5 seconds left to lift Washington State to an 89-88 win over Stanford on Saturday in Pac-12 …