The No. 7 Stanford women’s basketball team (1-0, 0-0 Pac-12) took on the UC Davis Aggies (0-1) to open their season yesterday night. The Cardinal had a game fraught with turnovers, yet filled with impressive debuts by freshman and continued solid performances by veterans. The Cardinal easily won the game with a final score of 71-43.
In a statement weekend, No. 10 Stanford women’s basketball (18-3, 9-1 Pac-12) took care of business during their latest road trip. The Cardinal women defeated both Washington conference rivals, first in a 76-54 Friday blowout at Washington State (9-12, 4-6) and later in an 18-point rally against the No. 7 Huskies (19-3, 8-2) to finish 72-68 on Sunday, ultimately solidifying their position as co-conference leaders.
No. 16 Oregon State women’s basketball (15-1, 4-0 Pac-12) edged No. 10 Stanford (13-3, 3-1) 72-69 in double overtime this Sunday at Maples Pavilion, snapping the Cardinal’s five-game winning streak. This marked Stanford’s first conference loss this season and just its fifth since 2007-08.
It is rare in a conference as dominant as the Pac-12 that a basketball team could blow out its opponents by more than 20 points in four consecutive games, but the Stanford women’s basketball team (22-2, 11-1) did just that this weekend. The Card destroyed Arizona (11-12, 3-9 Pac-12) Friday night 73-42 and continued its…