Two-seed No. 7 Stanford left Las Vegas with hardware and a net after a 64-57 victory over one seed No. 6 Oregon in the Pac-12 Championship.
There’s only one game left in the regular season for the Stanford basketball teams, when the men take on Berkeley this Thursday in Maples Pavilion. With postseason play kicking off, the nationally ranked No. 7 women have a spot in the NCAA tournament locked down, while the men head to Las Vegas for the Pac-12 tournament with a hope and a prayer. With the women kicking off play this weekend, and the men starting up next week, The Daily’s Daniel Martinez-Krams, Mark Lu, and King Jemison take a look at the Pac-12 chances of both teams, and the possible tournament MVPs from the coming weekends.
Stanford men’s wrestling (5-0, 0-0 Pac-12) hosts California Baptist (1-2) at the Burnham Pavilion & Ford Center today for an evening dual meet. This is the first season that the Lancers have competed as a D1 program, and the team has understandably hit some road bumps along the way after competing against some of the best programs in the nation. Meanwhile, the Cardinal have experienced an incredibly successful season so far with a spotless dual record and stellar individual performances across every weight class.
Records aside, Tiger Woods is the most talented golfer the world has seen. He won 14 major championships in 11 years. He was rocked by scandal and suffered major injuries in the prime of his career a decade ago. If Woods’ body had held up and he had been able to be as steadily competitive as he was in the first half of his career, he’d have upwards of 20 major championships – well past Jack Nicklaus’ record of 18.
Under current federal laws, high-capacity ammunition magazines and semi-automatic weapons are legal, after the Federal Assault Weapons Ban expired in 2004. Other weapons, such as machine guns and other automatic weapons, are, under most circumstances, prohibited. The sale of firearms is also regulated, but unlicensed firearm dealers are exempt from the federally-mandated background checks on potential gun buyers.
The brain of Stephen Paddock, the main suspect in the brutal mass shootings in Las Vegas on Oct. 1, was sent to the Stanford School of Medicine’s Department of Pathology for forensic analysis last week following the Clark County Coroner’s autopsy which reported that no tumors or abnormalities were present.
Procrastination means “the act of delaying or postponing something,” and usually, this word is utilized in the context of academic work that has yet to be done, frequently uttered by students in a voice that is resigned or hysterical. There’s always a deadline that us students are rushing and cramming to meet, and if we…
The Stanford Cardinal (14-17, 6-13 Pac-12) were outscored 17-7 in overtime by the Arizona State Sun Devils (15-17, 8-11 Pac-12) after coming back from a 14-point deficit in a 98-88 loss in the first round of the Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas Wednesday afternoon.