Nnemkadi Ogwumike continued her string of dominant performances in the NCAA Tournament, and the Stanford women’s basketball team added to its string of team successes with an 81-69 victory over Duke in the final of the Fresno Regional at the Save Mart Center. Read More
The Stanford women’s basketball team continued its quest for a fifth consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament’s Final Four with a dominating 72-55 victory over West Virginia in a second-round game at the Ted Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Va.The victory was the 30th in a row for the Cardinal (33-1), the top-seeded team in the Fresno Region. Stanford’s only loss came against Connecticut 68-58 on Nov. 21. Read More
The Stanford women’s basketball team is expected to be at full strength tonight in its second-round NCAA Tournament matchup against No. 8 West Virginia, after sophomore forward Chiney Ogwumike participated in a light workout Sunday and is expected to play despite a bruised right knee.
Ogwumike suffered the injury in Stanford’s first-round 73-51 against Hampton. Read More
Finals don’t officially start at Stanford until next week, but a big test for the women’s basketball team kicks off in Norfolk, Va., this weekend.
After winning its sixth straight Pac-12 Conference tournament title in Los Angeles last week, the Cardinal (31-1) will launch its quest for a third national championship against Hampton (26-4) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Read More
If any team is capable of beating No. 2 Stanford at the Pac-12 women’s basketball tournament this week, it’s probably Stanford itself. And even that’s a long shot. Read More
After having a scare against Oregon State three weeks ago, No. 4 Stanford (17-1, 8-0 Pac-12 Conference) has won every game since by at least 18 points and seems to be rolling right along.
But its cross-Bay counterpart might have something to say about that. Read More
Stanford women’s basketball’s senior forward Nnemkadi Ogwumike was named the United States Basketball Writer’s Association National Player of the Week on Tuesday following her career-best performance in a 97-80 win over sixth-ranked Tennessee on Dec. 20.
The award came a day after Ogwumike was also named Bank of the West Pac-12 Conference Player of the Week for the second time this season. Read More