Stories tagged: stanford
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 4:02 p.m.
Stanford sex offender Brock Turner is appealing his conviction
Brock Turner, the former Stanford University swimmer who served a widely criticized six-month jail sentence for assaulting an unconscious woman on campus, is now appealing his conviction and asking for …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:21 a.m.
Pac-12 capsules: No. 6 USC routs No. 14 Stanford 42-24 for 11th straight win
Steven Mitchell and Deontay Burnett caught two touchdown passes apiece from Sam Darnold, and No. 6 Southern California extended its winning streak to 11 games with a bruising 42-24 victory …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Hospitality done: It’s nearly game time for Stanford, Rice
Stanford and Rice are nearly ready to kick off the 2017 college football season in Sydney, Australia. The 14th-ranked Cardinal will be starting the post-Christian McCaffrey era. Rice will be …
Wed., May 3, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Gray platter: Stanford team grows brain in a dish
Stanford scientists have grown and assembled parts of a human brain in a dish.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Allonzo Trier helps No. 9 Arizona hold off Stanford
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Justice Ginsburg laments partisanship at Stanford talk
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lamented partisanship in Congress during a talk at Stanford University on Monday and said she hoped it would return to an era when …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 10:24 a.m.
Tara VanDerveer’s victory total a milestone worth many ‘wows’
Victories make Tara VanDerveer mighty proud, even if she does not say so directly or blatantly. She would rather tell stories. She has many good ones. I ask if she …
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
Ivan Rabb’s double-double lifts California past Stanford 66-55
Ivan Rabb had 25 points and 13 rebounds and California pulled away late in the second half to beat Stanford 66-55 on Sunday.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 7:52 p.m.
Michael Humphrey paces late run as Stanford beats Washington to avoid second-half meltdown
STANFORD, Calif. – Michael Humphrey scored eight of his 18 points in the final 3:36 to help Stanford avoid a second-half collapse and beat Washington 76-69 on Saturday night. The …
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 9:59 p.m.
Stanford rallies from 11-point deficit to hold off Idaho
Dorian Pickens scored 25 points, including a career-high seven 3-pointers, Reid Travis had 20 points and 12 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season and Stanford held off Idaho …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 8:30 p.m.
Christian McCaffrey to skip Stanford’s bowl game to prepare for draft
Christian McCaffrey is done playing college football.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 4:01 p.m.
Judge who gave Brock Turner six months for sexual assault cleared of misconduct
A California agency that oversees judicial discipline in the state says a judge committed no misconduct when he sentenced former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner to six months in jail …
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 10:11 p.m.
Central Valley Hull twins give Stanford oral commitments
Central Valley twins Lacie and Lexie Hull have dreamed of playing basketball for Stanford University. That dream will be fulfilled. The multitalented Hulls gave Stanford oral commitments during an unofficial …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 8:49 p.m.
Stanford rallies from 10 points down to defeat Notre Dame
Center Jesse Burkett recovered a fumble in the end zone after Bryce Love fumbled on the goal line, Stanford’s only offensive touchdown, and cornerback Quenton Meeks returned an interception 50 …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Cougars prove their toughness by manhandling Stanford on the road
It wasn’t just the blowout nature of WSU’s win over No. 15 Stanford on Saturday, although it certainly undeniably a beat down.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 11:26 p.m.
Purple Haze: No. 10 Washington rolls No. 7 Stanford
Jake Browning threw for 210 yards and three touchdowns, Myles Gaskin added 100 yards and two scores, and No. 10 Washington was dominant on both sides, overwhelming No. 7 Stanford …
Thu., Sept. 29, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Electric atmosphere expected for Huskies’ crucial game with Stanford
With ticket sales trending toward a sellout, the No. 10 Washington Huskies and No. 7 Stanford Cardinal figure to play in a rowdy atmosphere Friday at Husky Stadium.
Sat., Sept. 10, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
Brock Turner sex assault focuses attention on sex registries
When ex-Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner became a registered sex offender for life last Tuesday, he joined a nationwide list of registered sex criminals that has grown dramatically in recent …
Tue., Sept. 6, 2016, 11:08 a.m.
Ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner returns to Ohio, registers as sex offender
A former Stanford University swimmer whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman sparked a national outcry registered as a sex offender Tuesday in Ohio, where he’s living with …
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
Future climate change field test doesn’t make Earth greener
In the course of a 17-year experiment on more than 1 million plants, scientists put future global warming to a real world test – growing California flowers and grasslands with …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 10:11 p.m.
College football: Stanford off to solid start with win over Kansas State
Christian McCaffrey had two long touchdown runs and Ryan Burns threw a scoring pass in his first career start to lead No. 8 Stanford past Kansas State 26-13 in Stanford, …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 5:07 p.m.
Brock Turner, whose sex assault sentence sparked outcry, released after three months
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Brock Turner, whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at Stanford University sparked a national outcry, was released from jail Friday morning after serving …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 6:52 p.m.
Stanford sex assault victim becomes a powerful symbol
With her furious and graphic 12-page letter to the court, the young woman at the center of the Stanford University sexual assault case has instantly become a powerful symbol of …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 10:01 p.m.
Women’s golf: Gonzaga’s Bianca Pagdanganan finishes near-perfect first round with 5-under 67 to lead NCAA regional in Texas
Playing on her own suited Gonzaga freshman Bianca Pagdanganan to a tee Thursday in the first round of the NCAA women’s golf regional in Bryan, Texas.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 6:45 p.m.
Former Stanford and U.S. star Jennifer Azzi comes out as gay
University of San Francisco coach and former Stanford and U.S. star Jennifer Azzi has come out as gay, announcing she is married to her top assistant, Blair Hardiek.
Sun., March 27, 2016, 12:57 p.m.
Washington women beat Stanford 85-76 to reach Final Four
Kelsey Plum scored 26 points and Chantel Osahor had 24 points and 18 rebounds Sunday as Washington defeated Stanford 85-76 in the NCAA Lexington Regional final to earn its first …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Mathews, Cal stun No. 12 Arizona
Gabe York dribbled off his foot, then drove to the basket and missed a contested shot in the waning seconds, and California held on behind Jordan Mathews to beat No. …
Tue., Dec. 22, 2015, 6:12 p.m.
Stanford RB Christian McCaffrey wins AP player of the year
Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey is The Associated Press college football player of the year, becoming the first non-Heisman Trophy winner to earn the honor in six years.
Sun., Dec. 13, 2015, 6:30 p.m.
Stanford beats Clemson 4-0 in NCAA men’s soccer final
U.S. national team forward Jordan Morris and the Stanford Cardinal couldn’t be stopped.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 7:01 p.m.
Stanford and Clemson set to play for NCAA soccer title
After 110 tough minutes in the semifinals, both Stanford and Clemson advanced after penalty kick shootouts to the national championship of the men’s College Cup on Sunday.