As Mark Appel sat in the Stanford dugout and glanced out at sun-kissed Sunken Diamond this week, the star pitcher reminded himself just how much it meant to return for his final college season.
No. 12 seed Stanford defeated third-seeded Texas A&M to win the NCAA women’s tennis championship on Tuesday.
Southern California and San Jose State shared the lead at 4-under 284 after the first round of the NCAA Women’s Golf Championships on Tuesday.
Former California Golden Bear running back Chuck Muncie has died at the age of 60. The cause of death was a heart attack.
There is a disappointing reality after the NFL draft every year. So many athletes with dreams of playing professional football don’t get drafted.
Several Pac-12 coaches admitted they’d prefer to see their league go to eight-game conference schedules (down from nine) but the reality is, the league’s media contract won’t allow for that. In the face of that, with the upcoming College Football Playoff on the horizon, should all the conferences have the same scheduling standards?
It says something, nearly all of it good, that on the day a male athlete in one of the major American pro sports came as out as gay, the reaction from the NBA, fellow ballplayers and fans was almost uniformly positive. But let’s not break an arm patting ourselves on the back just yet. There’s some heavy lifting still to be done.
The former starting quarterback retired from the sport Monday after a complete tear of his right chest muscle, ending a collegiate career filled with dramatic highs and devastating injuries.
NBA veteran center and Stanford graduate Jason Collins has become the first active male professional athlete in the major four American sports leagues to come out as gay.
The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Stanford tight end Zach Ertz in the second round of the NFL draft. Ertz, a 6-foot-5, 249-pound All-American, was chosen Friday night with the 35th overall pick.
The annual battle between the California Golden Bears and Stanford Cardinal is one of college football’s oldest rivalries. Here are photos from the most recent editions of the Big Game.
The cheerleaders also bring an impressive mix of athleticism and art to the court, as they pump up fans in cheering on their teams.