Stanford Backtracks On Decision To Cut 11 Varsity Sports Programs Following Outcry, LawsuitsStanford University announced Tuesday it will no longer drop 11 varsity sports programs it stunningly announced last July, following a community outcry and two lawsuits by affected student-athletes.
Pac-12 Picks MGM Executive George Kilavkoff As Next CommissionerThe Pac-12 hired George Kliavkoff to be the conference's next commissioner on Thursday, replacing Larry Scott with another college sports outsider and charging him with rebuilding the league's football brand.
Stanford Guard Anna Wilson Returning For A Sixth SeasonStanford guard Anna Wilson is returning to the university for a sixth season to help the Cardinal try to defend their national championship, while Alyssa Jerome is staying for a fifth year.
Stanford Student Athletes Protest Cuts, Call For 11 Varsity Teams To Be RestoredHundreds of student-athletes at Stanford staged a protest outside the school president's office Monday, hoping to convince the university to reverse its decision to cut 11 varsity sports programs.
Stanford Women's Basketball Team Gets Enthusiastic Welcome in Palo AltoA campus victory celebration Monday afternoon for the returning champion Stanford Women's Basketball team was subdued and distanced because of COVID.
Stanford Tops Arizona 54-53 to Win Women's NCAA TournamentHaley Jones scored 17 points and Stanford beat Arizona 54-53, giving the Cardinal and coach Tara VanDerveer their first national championship in 29 years on Sunday night.
On Eve of Championship, Stanford Coach VanDerveer Calls for Consistency From RefsStanford coach Tara VanDerveer said again Saturday that she just wants some consistency from officials and players able to play without being thrown to the floor.
Stanford Tops South Carolina 66-65 To Reach Title GameHaley Jones scored 24 points, including the go-ahead jumper with 32 seconds left, to help Stanford beat South Carolina 66-65 on Friday night and advance to the women’s NCAA Tournament championship game.
No. 1 Stanford Beats Louisville 78-63, Advance To Final Four In Women's NCAA TournamentTop-seeded Stanford beat the Louisville Cardinals 78-63 and advanced to the Final Four in the women’s NCAA Tournament, on Tuesday.
Stanford Romps Into Elite Eight Over Missouri StateHannah Jump scored 17 points off the bench and top seed Stanford strolled past the No. 5 Lady Bears 89-62 to earn a spot in the Elite Eight of the women’s NCAA Tournament for the 21st time.
NCAA: Jones And 3-Pointers Key No. 1 Stanford Over Cowgirls 73-62, Advance To Sweet 16Stanford unleashed another barrage of 3-pointers as the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament booked yet another trip to the Sweet 16 with a 73-62 win over No. 8 Oklahoma State on Tuesday night.
No. 4 Stanford Routs No. 9 UCLA To Win Pac-12 Women's Basketball TitleRed and white confetti littered the basketball court inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center on Sunday night, Erica Banks’ hit song "Buss It" blared through the sound system, and Stanford’s women’s basketball players broke from posing for a celebratory picture to perform the popular Tik Tok dance.
COVID Road Warriors: No. 4 Stanford Women Claim Pac-12 Regular Season Title With Win Over No. 9 ArizonaStanford spent two months on the road this season because of local health department restrictions on sports — a major reason why winning the Pac-12 Conference title was deeply meaningful for Hall of Fame coach Tara VanDerveer’s team.
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott Stepping Down At End Of JunePac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott is stepping down at the end of June, ending an 11-year tenure.
Hollingshed’s 32 points Lead Colorado To Upset Of Top-Ranked Stanford WomenStanford escaped two close calls against Colorado last year. The Cardinal couldn’t avoid a loss to the Buffaloes a third time.