Cardinal

Washington guard Dejounte Murray is all alone for a dunk against Stanford during the second half of their game on Saturday. Murray had 25 points to lead Washington to a 64-53 win over Stanford. (Ted S. Warren/AP)

Stanford can’t contain UW freshman, loses 64-53

SEATTLE — Dejounte Murray carried Washington with 25 points, Marquese Chriss added…

 

Stanford forward Rosco Allen (25) goes up for a dunk against California during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Thursday in Stanford, Calif. Stanford won 77-71. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Stanford schools struggling Cal

Marcus Allen scored 10 of his 16 points over the final 5 1/2…

 

Stanford QB Kevin Hogan (8) scores on a throw from teammate Christian McCaffrey during the Pac-12 Conference championship against USC on Dec. 5 in Santa Clara. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Hogan’s career: Guts, faith

LOS ANGELES — The low point of Kevin Hogan’s season came in…

 

Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey could be a Heisman contender. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Playoffs, Heisman? Stanford has shot

What’s fascinating here, so very funny, is that Stanford usually does the…

Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey could be a Heisman contender. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey's breakout season has earned him a spot in the Heisman Trophy conversation. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Shaw, McCaffrey all the buzz

He’s quicker than a hiccup. At 6-foot, 201 pounds, he’s tougher than…

Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey's breakout season has earned him a spot in the Heisman Trophy conversation. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan (8) is likely a game-time decision when the Cardinal face the Oregon State Beavers tonight. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)

Hogan or not, Stanford a handful for Oregon State

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Even if Stanford doesn’t have Kevin Hogan, Oregon State…

Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan (8) is likely a game-time decision when the Cardinal face the Oregon State Beavers tonight. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)
Northwestern linebacker Anthony Walker (18), obscured at rear left, and safety Traveon Henry (2) break up a pass in the end zone intended for Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey (5). (Matt Marton/AP)

Cardinal Sin: No offense in Stanford stunner

EVANSTON, Ill. — No. 21 Stanford could not get its passing game…

Northwestern linebacker Anthony Walker (18), obscured at rear left, and safety Traveon Henry (2) break up a pass in the end zone intended for Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey (5). (Matt Marton/AP)
Stanford football head coach David Shaw speaks to reporters on Thursday during

Stanford football rebounds after tense Pac-12 season

It was a Sunday, one day after Stanford lost to Utah in…

Stanford football head coach David Shaw speaks to reporters on Thursday during
AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez

Quarterback Kevin Hogan to return to Stanford

Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan will return to school as a fifth-year senior,…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez
Elaine Thompson/AP file PhotoStanford’s Chiney Ogwumike returns to the Cardinal for her senior year.

Stanford women set sights on national title

STANFORD -- Chiney Ogwumike might be the best player in the nation,…

Elaine Thompson/AP file PhotoStanford’s Chiney Ogwumike returns to the Cardinal for her senior year.
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoStanford wide receiver Kodi Whitfield’s acrobatic

Remarkable catch has thrust Stanford receiver Whitfield into spotlight

STANFORD -- Kodi Whitfield has spent most of his life trying to…

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images file photoStanford wide receiver Kodi Whitfield’s acrobatic
AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezArizona State running back Marion Grice

Special teams showing up big for No. 5 Stanford

Stanford special teams coach Pete Alamar approached star linebacker Shayne Skov before…

AP Photo/Marcio Jose SanchezArizona State running back Marion Grice
AP Photo/Tony AvelarIn this Saturday

Stanford's Trent Murphy growing into NFL prospect

Trent Murphy has never been intimidated by larger linemen. After wrestling 800-pound…

AP Photo/Tony AvelarIn this Saturday
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game

A big step up in competition for Stanford

STANFORD — The last time the Stanford football team hooked up with…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game

After Week 1 bye, No. 5 Stanford ready to start

STANFORD — Stanford coach David Shaw spent the first weekend of the…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game
Kirby Lee/USA Today Sports file photo

Expectations high for Stanford football once again

For the first time in 40 years, the Stanford football team is…

Kirby Lee/USA Today Sports file photo
Matt Kartozian/2011 USA TODAY Sports file photoKhalil Wilkes will be Stanford’s starting center

Khalil Wilkes wins Stanford's starting center job

Khalil Wilkes was walking off the field following Stanford's practice Thursday morning…

Matt Kartozian/2011 USA TODAY Sports file photoKhalil Wilkes will be Stanford’s starting center
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game

Stanford's defense staying ahead of the curve

STANFORD — They traveled here from all over the country. They packed…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong

Stanford starting training camp later than most

STANFORD, Calif. — David Shaw has been telling his players for months…

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game

Stanford women's basketball coach Tara VanDerveer receives new contract

STANFORD — Hall of Fame Stanford women's basketball coach Tara VanDerveer has…

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images file photoCal freshman quarterback Jared Goff has no reservations facing off with Oregon's Marcus Mariota on Saturday. "Just a regular game