I’ve returned to the United States after finishing up my quarter at Oxford in the Bing Overseas Program, and let me just say that it is GREAT to be back. Sports are televised at normal hours of the day, cars drive on the appropriate side of the road and the weather in Palo Alto is absolutely gorgeous. I’m sad that I’m no longer investigating weird British sports on a weekly basis, but I am truly grateful to have made it back in time for Opening Day, the end of March Madness and the start of the NBA playoffs.
Stanford men’s basketball (8-8, 2-1 Pac-12) hits the road this weekend to face Washington State (8-7, 0-3) on Thursday before taking on Washington (12-4, 2-1) on Sunday. After playing three conference games at home, this will be the team’s first conference games away from the Farm.
Stanford men’s basketball (10-8, 2-4 Pac-12) captured their second straight conference win and a weekend sweep of teams from the Evergreen State with a win 76-69 over the Washington Huskies (8-9, 1-4 Pac-12) at Maples Pavilion Saturday night.