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.
Cal likely faces the toughest opener against the No. 2 Ducks in Eugene. The Golden Bears had a tough non-conference schedule, wrapping loses to Northwestern and Ohio State around a win over Portland State.
Marcus Mariota has become one of the emerging top contenders for the Heisman Trophy. The hype is warranted, as NFL fans hoping for a new franchise quarterback are also checking out Mariota as a potential draft pick.
A 42-0 shutout of Idaho last weekend showed the Cougars (3-1, 1-0 Pac-12) are on the right track as they prepare to face No. 5 Stanford (3-0, 1-0 Pac-12) on Saturday.
Stanford senior Ed Reynolds will sit out the first half of the fifth-ranked Cardinal’s game against Washington State on Saturday for targeting. The Cardinal also announced that senior left guard David Yankey will not play due to a family issue.
The high-scoring Oregon Ducks are backed by a defense that has allowed only three touchdowns all season, leading to a trio of blowout victories.
Ryan Garko has been added to the Stanford baseball staff as an assistant coach. Garko, a 2003 Stanford graduate, joins his alma mater after a pro career that included five seasons in Major League Baseball.
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.
There was a time not long ago that anybody associated with Stanford would be satisfied with a victory no matter how it came or who it came against. Those days suddenly seem like a long time ago.
Spartans quarterback David Fales threw for 439 yards and three touchdowns in San Jose State’s 43-24 loss to Minnesota on Saturday.
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.