Following a 70-54 defeat of Cal State Fullerton on Saturday, Stanford men’s basketball (2-0, 0-0 Pac-12) will face the 49ers of Long Beach State (1-1, 0-0 Big West) tonight. The game is the third of six straight home games for the Card to open the season.
Despite a lackluster first half, Stanford men’s basketball, fueled by a 20-0 scoring run, secured a 73-62 victory against Montana on Wednesday to open the 2019-20 season. The battle against the Grizzlies was the collegiate debut for four Cardinal players, including redshirt freshman center Keenan Fitzmorris.
Senior forward Reid Travis declared his intention on Wednesday afternoon to transfer schools for his final year of eligibility.
The two-time All-Pac-12 First Team forward had declared for the 2018 NBA Draft, but waited until the final day to withdraw to announce he was not going to enter the draft and transfer for his fifth year.