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Tara VanDerveer

NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 06: A general view in the second half of the game between Connecticut Huskies and Stanford Cardinal during the NCAA Women's Final Four semifinal at Bridgestone Arena on April 6, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Stanford Women Fall To UConn In Final Four

The Connecticut Huskies are back in a very familiar position, undefeated and playing for a national championship.

04/06/2014

Tara VanDerVeer

Stanford Women Overcome Penn State To Advance To Elite Eight

Maggie Lucas buried her face in a towel on the bench as her day, her NCAA tournament and college career came to a disappointing end. Stanford’s swarming defense simply shut down the Big Ten’s best player.

03/30/2014

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

Stanford Women To Hit The Road After Getting No. 2 Seed For NCAAs

That missed chance in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals cost Tara VanDerveer’s Stanford team a top seed in the NCAA tournament. And a short flight — and that’s what hurts most for VanDerveer considering fewer Cardinal fans will make the Midwest trek.

03/17/2014

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

Ogwumike Lifts Stanford Over UCLA 65-56

Fifth-ranked Stanford could come back to Pauley Pavilion next month for the NCAA tournament, and that would be fine with Chiney Ogwumike.

02/23/2014

Stanford v. California Basketball

Stanford Women Beat Cal 79-64

Chiney Ogwumike had 29 points, eight rebounds and four assists and No. 4 Stanford ran its winning streak to 20 games by beating 21st-ranked Cal 79-64 on Sunday.

02/02/2014

Women's head basketball coach Tara VanDerveer of the Stanford Cardinal.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Stanford’s VanDerveer Becomes 5th Women’s Coach With 900 Wins

Tara VanDerveer became the fifth women’s coach to reach 900 victories with No. 6 Stanford’s 83-59 win over Florida Gulf Coast on Wednesday night.

11/27/2013

Tara VanDerveer speaks during the Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony at Symphony Hall on August 12, 2011 in Springfield, Massachusetts. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

VanDerveer Wins 899th Game As Stanford Tops Purdue

Chiney Ogwumike scored 17 of her 22 points in the second half to lead No. 6 Stanford to an 86-69 win over 16th-ranked Purdue and earn Cardinal coach Tara VanDerveer her 899th career victory.

11/26/2013

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

No. 3 Stanford Women Fall To No. 1 UConn

Tara VanDerveer planned on using No. 3 Stanford’s game with top-ranked Connecticut as an early season barometer.

11/11/2013

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.

10/24/2013

Women's head basketball coach Tara VanDerveer of the Stanford Cardinal.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Stanford’s VanDerveer To Receive Legends Of Coaching Award

Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer will receive the Legends of Coaching award in April, recognizing college basketball coaches who exemplify John Wooden’s high standards of coaching and personal integrity.

09/25/2013

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