Feb 4, 2017

VanDerveer wins 1,000th game

Tara VanDerveer became just the second NCAA women’s coach to reach 1,000 career victories Friday night, when No. 8 Stanford beat USC 58-42. With her record at 1,000-228, VanDerveer joins Pat Summitt — who died last summer from early onset Alzheimer’s disease with 1,098 ...

Jan 31, 2017

Stanford to open 2017 season in Australia

Stanford will open the upcoming football season in Australia against Rice. Stanford announced Monday that the schools had gotten approval to move the game that had been scheduled to be played in Houston to Sydney. The game will be moved up a week and ...

Mar 26, 2016

Stanford names Haase new coach

Stanford hired University of Alabama at Birmingham coach Jerod Haase as its new basketball coach Friday, after recently firing eighth-year coach Johnny Dawkins. The 41-year-old Haase, who just completed his fourth season at UAB, will be formally introduced Monday on The Farm. Haase’s UAB ...

Mar 15, 2016

Stanford fires hoop boss Dawkins

Johnny Dawkins got his second chance at Stanford two years ago after a special run to the Sweet 16. Yet the Cardinal couldn’t consistently make it to the NCAA Tournament, and that cost Dawkins his job. He was fired Monday after eight seasons as ...

McCaffrey runs wild in Rose Bowl

Jan 2, 2016

McCaffrey runs wild in Rose Bowl

The first time Christian McCaffrey touched the ball in the 102nd Rose Bowl, he took it 75 yards for a spectacular touchdown. A few hundred yards later, Stanford’s sophomore star had smashed the oldest bowl game’s record for all-purpose offense while leading the Cardinal ...

Nov 14, 2015

Harvard, Stanford to meet in 2016 opener in China

The Pac-12 Conference will send another team to China to begin next season, announcing that Stanford will face Harvard next November. Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott had said during last month’s media day in San Francisco that the goal was to have an annual game ...

Lyons helps Stanford hold off Notre Dame

Dec 1, 2013

Lyons helps Stanford hold off Notre Dame

Wayne Lyons intercepted two passes from Tommy Rees late in the fourth quarter, and No. 8 Stanford held off No. 25 Notre Dame 27-20 on Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Cardinal (10-2) overcame two interceptions from Kevin Hogan and ...

USC shocksNo. 5 Stanford

Nov 17, 2013

USC shocksNo. 5 Stanford

The Coliseum stands emptied in waves that flowed onto the field after Stanford’s final fumble. Thousands of Southern California fans enveloped the Trojans to celebrate an improbable win secured by an interim coach, an inconsistent kicker and a thin defense that wouldn’t break. USC’s ...