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10 Biggest Upcoming Events At Levi’s Stadium That Don’t Involve The 49ers

You’ve been hearing about Levi’s Stadium for months, but it’ll likely cost you hundreds to check out the new home of the 49ers for a regular season game this year. Lucky for you the complex is not just the new home of one of the NFL’s most storied franchises, it’s a perfect showcase for all kinds of major events. Here’s a look at the top events at Levi’s that don’t involve the 49ers. Warning, some of these are none too cheap either.


The California Golden Bears rush with the ball against the Oregon Ducks  in 2012's game. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

UC Berkeley, Other Pac-12 Schools Look To Overhaul Student-Athlete Model With Or Without NCAA

UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks met in Newport Beach Friday with his Pac-12 counterparts to work out a joint plan for major changes in the way universities treat student athletes in order to get them more focused on academics.


Chiney Ogwumike #13 of the Stanford Cardinal (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Stanford Women Picked To Win Pac-12 Again; Cal 2nd In Coaches’ Poll

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.


Wide receiver Kasen Williams #2 of the Washington Huskies makes a catch against safety Ed Reynolds #29 of the Stanford Cardinal on September 27, 2012 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

No. 15 Washington Seeking To Assert Itself Against No. 5 Stanford

Almost every time a Pac-12 challenger has emerged recently to oppose Stanford and Oregon—the winners of the last four conference championships—the Cardinal and Ducks show just how much of a gap there is between them and everybody else.


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No. 5 Stanford Opens Pac-12 Play vs. No. 23 Arizona State

Winning the Pac-12 is the only goal Stanford coach David Shaw talks about with his players before every season. This year, unseating Stanford is the goal of every other conference team.


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No. 5 Stanford Gearing Up To Defend Pac-12 Title

Since Stanford won the Pac-12 Conference and the Rose Bowl last season, momentum has been building toward a few pivotal points on the schedule. One of those is now.


Josh Nunes #6 of Stanford University drops back to pass against San Jose State University in the third quarter of an NCAA football game at Stanford Stadium on August 31, 2012. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Spring Painful For Stanford, Other Pac-12 Football Teams

A painful spring has taken a toll on football teams in the Pac-12. Stanford quarterback Josh Nunes may not be ready for the fall after suffering an undisclosed injury to his throwing arm during a workout.


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Pac-12 Football Teams Preparing For Big Changes Come Fall

Change is in the air across the Pac-12 Conference again. Andrew Luck and LaMichael James are sporting NFL uniforms. A third of the teams have new coaches and even the role of the Rose Bowl might be morphing into something else.


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Randle Leads Stanford Past ASU In Pac-12 Tournament

Chasson Randle scored 27 of his 30 points in a dynamic first half, surpassing his previous career high before halftime in Stanford’s 85-65 victory over Arizona State on Wednesday night.


Nnemkadi Ogwumike #30 of the Stanford Cardinal shoots over Alicia Manning #15 of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers at Maples Pavilion on December 20, 2011. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stanford’s Nnemkadi Ogwumike Named Pac-12 Player Of Year

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.