For the first time in nearly a decade the NCAA has agreed to allow schools to host the NCAA tournament regionals with the intention being to noticeably increase game attendance.
With baseball season in full swing, the NFL preseason right around the corner and the newly renewed anticipation and excitement for college football on campus, it’s understandable that many overlook the fact that the WNBA is also in season.
The highly successful Stanford women’s basketball program secured one of its key pieces for the foreseeable future on Wednesday as it was announced that head coach Tara VanDerveer had signed a new “long-term” contract to remain with the Cardinal.
Stanford women’s basketball assistant head coach Trina Patterson will be returning to her home state of Virginia for the 2013-14 season as assistant coach for Old Dominion. Patterson spent the past two seasons on the Farm
No. 4 Stanford women’s basketball (26-2, 15-1 Pac-12) heads to Seattle tonight for its first of two trips to Washington. Tonight’s game kicks off the Card’s final regular season road trip, but the team will return to Seattle next weekend for the Pac-12 Tournament.
The Stanford women’s basketball team faces USC on the road tonight to start a crucial away trip to Los Angeles. After playing the Trojans, the team will then square off against UCLA on Sunday.
With a road trip to visit Oregon and Oregon State looming, the No. 4 Stanford women’s basketball team reentered the top five in both the AP and Coaches’ polls this week after wins over Utah and No. 20 Colorado last weekend. The Card (18-2, 7-1) had been left out of the top five spot the past two weeks for the first time since the 2008-2009 season.