The No. 4 Stanford women’s basketball team (28-2, 17-1 Pac-12) embarks on its postseason journey today, seeking a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament and its first national championship since 1992, as it takes on Colorado in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Tournament.
For the second straight year, senior forward Chiney Ogwumike swept the individual Pac-12 awards, receiving both the Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year honors. This is her third consecutive defensive award.
The No. 5 Stanford women’s basketball team (28-2, 17-1 Pac-12) closed its regular season in outstanding fashion over the weekend by easily handling both of its Pac-12 foes from the state of Washington at Maples Pavilion. On Thursday, Stanford trumped the Washington Huskies (16-12, 9-8) by a score of 83-60 and continued the domination with an 84-64 victory of the Washington State Cougars (15-15, 9-9) on Saturday.
The No. 6 Stanford women’s basketball team (22-2, 11-1 Pac-12) is in relatively uncharted territory right now. Sunday’s loss to Washington marked the first loss in nearly three months and only the second conference loss since 2009 for the Cardinal women. Unfortunately, there is no rest for the weary, as the Cardinal will play host to No. 15 Arizona State (20-4, 9-3) tonight in what looks to be a challenging matchup for the Pac-12 leaders.
No. 3 Stanford women’s basketball ventured through the snow this weekend as it took on Washington State on Friday and Washington on Sunday. A narrow… Continue Reading »
The Stanford women’s basketball team notched its 20th consecutive victory with a 79-64 victory over its rival, the No. 21 California Golden Bears (14-7, 6-4 Pac-12) at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley on Sunday in the second edition of the Battle of the Bay in under a week. The win pushed the Cardinal to 21-1 overall this season and a perfect 10-0 in its Pac-12 conference games to assert itself as the clear leader in the west. This was its seventh consecutive victory against teams rated in the top 25 nationally this season.
No. 4 Stanford women’s basketball (19-1, 8-0 Pac-12) recently faced what some were expecting to be two difficult tests when it took on No. 15 Arizona State last week and played USC on Monday to determine which team would sit atop the Pac-12.
With ESPN in the house to call its nationally televised contest, Stanford women’s basketball (19-1, 8-0 Pac-12) cruised to its 18th consecutive victory on Monday… Continue Reading »