Former Stanford basketball team captain Peter Sauer died Sunday night during a recreational basketball game in White Plains, N.Y. after he struck his head on the court.
According to the Westchester County Medical Examiner’s Office, an autopsy was to scheduled to be conducted Monday evening, but results weren’t immediately available. Read More
Only a handful of college basketball players ever reach the Final Four, but for Nnemkadi Ogwumike, Lindy La Rocque and Grace Mashore, it’s a spring ritual.
When the Stanford women’s basketball team tips off against Baylor (38-0) at in Denver on Sunday, the Cardinal’s three seniors will achieve a rare feat: playing in the Final Four for the fourth time in their college careers. Read More
Heading into their first clash of the season, the Stanford men’s basketball team’s most apparent advantage against Cal was on the boards.But it was Cal, specifically its guards, that won the rebounding battle Sunday night.Cal guards Jorge Gutierrez and Allen Crabbe went toe-to-toe with arguably the Pac-12 Conference’s best rebounding team, and the backcourt pair outrebounded Stanford’s starting frontcourt all by themselves in a 69-59 Cal win at a sold-out Haas Pavilion. Read More
The USF men’s basketball team dropped its fourth straight conference game after losing to St. Mary’s on Monday, but fourth-year coach Rex Walters saw an effort his team can build off.
"Effort was there," Walters said after the game. "This is the best we’ve played here against the best team we’ve probably played. We were aggressive and attacking, but we challenged our guys. It’s got to be like this every night. Read More