News that highly-touted defensive end Solomon Thomas announced plans to attend Stanford has pushed the Cardinal to the of the class in the Pac-12 on college football signing day, according to CBS Sports partner 247 Sports.
Chiney Ogwumike had 23 points and 12 rebounds and No. 4 Stanford held off a late charge by 21st-ranked California for a 70-64 win Thursday night in the first of two meetings between the rivals over a four-day span.
Jahii Carson scored 11 points in overtime and Arizona State got another big game out of transfer Jermaine Marshall to help the Sun Devils beat California 89-78 on Wednesday.
Brittany Boyd had 17 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists to lead Cal (13-5, 5-2) while Gennifer Brandon finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds.
Justin Cobbs scored 22 points and Jordan Mathews added 18 for the Golden Bears (14-5, 5-1). The loss left idle No. 1 Arizona as the league’s only undefeated team. The Bears had their six-game overall winning streak snapped and their four-game streak against USC ended.
Quinn Dornstauder scored 13 points to lead a balanced Arizona State offense as the 19th-ranked Sun Devils beat No. 15 California 68-59 on Friday afternoon.
Tyrone Wallace scored 14 points with eight rebounds as California stayed unbeaten in the Pac-12 with an 82-56 win over Washington on Wednesday night.
Afure Jemerigbe’s layup with seven seconds left earned No. 19 California a come-from-behind, 57-55 win over No. 17 Colorado Friday night.
Freshman guard Jordan Matthews scored a season-high 32 points, Justin Cobbs had 20 points and 11 assists and Cal beat No. 17 Oregon 96-83 on Thursday night, defeating the Ducks for the 12th straight time.
Asomugha formally announced his retirement Friday at the Oakland Raiders’ headquarters, ending his 11-year career at the place he had his most success.