Chiney Ogwumike scored 30 and pulled down 14 rebounds and point guard Amber Orrange nearly had a triple-double for Stanford in an 83-71 win over Boston College on Saturday.
Stanford has been picked by the Pac-12 coaches to win the conference title again this season behind reigning Player of the Year Chiney Ogwumike.
Gonzaga has been chosen to win the West Coast Conference by the league’s coaches.
Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer will receive the Legends of Coaching award in April, recognizing college basketball coaches who exemplify John Wooden’s high standards of coaching and personal integrity.
Second-leading scorer Justin Cobbs suffered a right foot fracture in August, but it looks like he is on track to be ready for the season.
San Jose State has hired Jamie Craighead as its women’s basketball coach.
Cal Golden Bears senior guard Justin Cobbs will be out six to eight weeks after he fractured a bone in his right foot. Cal opens the regular season in basektball against Humboldt State on Oct 31.
Stanford senior guard Toni Kokenis, a member of two women’s Final Four teams, has been forced to end her playing career following a pair of concussions over the past year.
California women’s basketball coach Lindsay Gottlieb has received a two-year contract extension that takes her through the 2017-18 season after guiding the Golden Bears to the first Final Four appearance in program history.
Stanford forward Andy Brown’s basketball playing career is over after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament in his knee for the fourth time since 2009.
Gonzaga with this win, will be in the conversation for top team in the country.
Unranked Cal takes care of business against Arizona and causes major problems on the defense.