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Stanford's Names Esteemed Neuroscientist Tessier-Lavigne As Next PresidentNeuroscientist Marc Tessier-Lavigne who leads a prestigious graduate school and biomedical research institute in New York was named as Stanford's next president.
Doomsday Clock Scientists: Tensions With Russia Has World On BrinkScientists behind a "Doomsday Clock" that measures the likelihood of a global cataclysm say the world is still under grave threat.
Rosco Allen Leads Stanford Over Sun Devils, 75-73Rosco Allen had 24 points Saturday night and scored the winning basket with 3.2 seconds remaining to lift Stanford past Arizona State 75-73.
Arizona Uses Late Run, Beats Stanford For 12th Straight TimeGabe York made a long 3-pointer with 8:24 left on the way to 19 points, and No. 12 Arizona survived a Stanford rally midway through the second half for a 71-57 victory Thursday night.
Sexual Battery Reported At Stanford UniversityStanford University's Department of Public Safety is looking for a man who sexually battered someone on campus Saturday night.
Iowa Gears Up To Stop Stanford's McCaffrey In Rose BowlStanford running back Christian McCaffrey did nearly everything it's possible to do with a football in his hands this season, dropping jaws and breaking long-standing NCAA records along the way.
Stanford Still Loves The Rose BowlStanford has the Rose Bowl routine down pat. The Cardinal are doing it all for the third time in four years -- starting with a trip to Disneyland.
Carcinogenic Toxin Found In Soil Underneath Stanford Housing ProjectStanford University is making some big changes to a housing project after a potentially cancer-causing toxin was found in the soil.
Stanford's Christian McCaffrey Named Finalist For Heisman TrophyStanford star Christian McCaffrey, who has eclipsed Barry Sanders' NCAA single-season record for all-purpose yardage, was named Monday one of three finalists for college football's Heisman Trophy.
No. 7 Stanford Beats No. 24 USC 41-22 For Pac-12 TitleChristian McCaffrey ran for 207 yards and a score, threw a touchdown pass, caught another and broke Barry Sanders' single-season all-purpose yards record to lead Stanford to the Pac-12 championship with a 41-22 win over USC.
Stanford Meets USC In Pac-12 Championship GameStanford used its first meeting against Southern California back in September as a springboard to a successful season that carried the Cardinal to a Pac-12 North title and top 10 ranking.
Local College Football Roundup: Stanford's Last Chance At A Playoff SpotOdds are pretty good Stanford will be left out of the College Football Playoff even with a Pac-12 championship, but one dominating victory over USC can be just enough to get it at the final hour.

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