No. 1 Stanford Gets Defensive; Pulls Away From TennesseeWhen Tennessee hit some early shots, Hall of Fame Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer used the first timeout to provide a defensive reminder: “Tighten it up!”
Cal Fires Athletic Department Employee After Sexual Assault InvestigationThe University of California at Berkeley has fired a longtime member of the athletic department after an investigation found he violated the university's sexual violence and sexual harassment policy with former student-athletes, including women's basketball player Layshia Clarendon.
Former Cal Star Files Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against UniversityFormer Cal women's basketball star Layshia Clarendon has filed a lawsuit against the university alleging she was sexually assaulted by an athletic department employee nearly 10 years ago.
Santa Clara Women Stun No. 13 Stanford 61-58Devin Hudson scored 12, Morgan McGwire and Lori Parkinson added 11, and the Santa Clara women upset No. 13 Stanford 61-58 on Monday night.
No. 6 Stanford Women Find Groove, Beat ArizonaNo. 6 Stanford beat Arizona 74-48 on Sunday to move closer to a 14th straight conference regular-season crown.
Stanford Women Beat Cal 79-64Chiney 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.
Stanford's VanDerveer To Receive Legends Of Coaching AwardStanford'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.
Concussions Force Stanford Women's Guard Kokenis To RetireStanford senior guard Toni Kokenis, a member of two women's Final Four teams, has been forced to end her playing career following a pair of concussions over the past year.
Cal Women Fall To Louisville, 64-57Antonita Slaughter scored 18 points on six 3-pointers and Louisville clawed back from a 10-point halftime deficit to defeat California 64-57 in the national semifinals Sunday night.
Cal Women - Not Stanford - Knocking On Final Four DoorFor California and second-year coach Lindsay Gottlieb, this is new. Now they have a shot at being the first team from the western U.S. not named Stanford to reach the Final Four since Long Beach State in 1988.
No. 1 Stanford Seeks To Hold Off Michigan In Women's TourneyThe eighth-seeded Wolverines (22-10) face top-seeded Stanford (32-2) on its home court in Maples Pavilion for a place in the Spokane Regional semifinals Saturday.
President Obama Has Cal Women In Final FourLindsay Gottlieb had barely gotten done talking to her California team about ignoring any outside NCAA tournament chatter when she learned President Barack Obama had picked her Golden Bears to reach the Final Four.
Stanford Women Edge No. 14 UCLA 51-49No. 4 Stanford won its seventh-straight Pac-12 Conference tournament title rallying past No. 14 UCLA 51-49 on Sunday night.
Stanford's Ogwumike Wins Pac-12 Player Of YearStanford's Chiney Ogwumike has become the first player to win Pac-12 Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year in the same season.
Ogwumike Lifts Stanford Women Over OregonChiney Ogwumike scored 27 points, grabbed a school record 24 rebounds and set a Stanford career mark with her 52nd double-double Sunday, leading No. 4 Stanford to a 74-50 victory over Oregon.