Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored 29 points, Chiney Ogwumike added 17 and No. 2 Stanford rolled to the Pac-12 tournament title with a 77-62 victory over California on Saturday, extending the Cardinal’s winning streak to a school-record 28 games.
Stanford senior Nnemkadi Ogwumike has earned Pac-12 Player of the Year honors, while the Cardinal’s Tara VanDerveer is Coach of the Year for the second straight season.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike’s final home game ended just like every other game the Stanford star has played in at Maples Pavilion over the past four years – with a win.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike had 23 points and 11 rebounds, sister Chiney Ogwumike added 18 points and seven rebounds and second-ranked Stanford survived a slow start to roll past Pac-12 newcomer Colorado 68-46 on Thursday night.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike had 27 points and nine rebounds to lead No. 3 Stanford to a 78-45 win over Oregon State on Thursday night.
No. 4 Stanford extended its school-record home winning streak at Maples Pavilion to 75 with a 69-52 win over Southern California on Thursday night.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike had 22 points and 16 rebounds, her sister Chiney had 20 points and 16 rebounds, and No. 4 Stanford overpowered Arizona State in the second half for a 62-49 win Thursday night.
Joslyn Tinkle recorded career highs of 20 points and 11 rebounds to go with three blocks and two steals, and the Cardinal routed Cal State Bakersfield 90-48 on Thursday.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored 18 of her 20 points in the first half and also grabbed nine rebounds, and No. 5 Stanford overcame a slow and sloppy start to beat UC Davis 93-44 on Wednesday night.
Chiney Ogwumike shrugged off early foul trouble with 16 points and 14 rebounds to lead No. 5 Stanford to a 72-59 win over No. 24 Texas on Friday night.