Stanford Rumors & News

  • Johnny Dawkins suing Stanford for breach of contract

    San Jose Mercury News "Former Stanford basketball coach Johnny Dawkins has filed a breach of contract lawsuit against the university and is seeking in excess of $7 million in damages stemming from his dismissal last year. Dawkins is owed approximately $2.3 million in direct damages and is seeking “punitive and..." April 20

  • ESPN 100 guard Daejon Davis announces commitment to Stanford

    ESPN "ESPN 100 guard Daejon Davis announced his commitment to Stanford on Saturday. Davis, No. 44 in the 2017 class, signed with Washington in November but was released from his letter-of-intent when the Huskies fired head coach Lorenzo Romar. Stanford was one of his original finalists, along with..." April 01

  • Arizona State outlasts Stanford in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Obinna Oleka scored a career-high 27 points with 13 rebounds to lead Arizona State to a 98-88 overtime victory over Stanford on Wednesday in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Arizona State (15-17) scored on its first four possessions of the..." March 08

  • Bonam paces Utah past Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Lorenzo Bonam scored a game-high 26 points on 9-of-11 shooting from the field to lead Utah to a 67-59 win over Stanford in a Pac-12 game Saturday in Salt Lake City. Kyle Kuzma added 16 points and six rebounds for the Utes, who won their third consecutive game to improve to 20-10 overall and..." March 04

  • Colorado pulls away from Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Colorado made 16 of its first 18 shots from the field in the second half and turned a close game into a 91-72 rout of Stanford on Thursday night in a Pac-12 game at Coors Events Center in Boulder, Colo. Six players scored in double figures for the Buffaloes (17-13, 7-10), led by Xavier..." March 03

  • No. 6 Oregon gets tip, beats Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "STANFORD, Calif. -- No. 6 Oregon is finding new and interesting ways to produce game-winning shots. On Thursday, the Ducks used a relatively straightforward approach, as a 3-pointer by Dillon Brooks with 0.2 of a second remaining gave Oregon a 68-65 victory over California. The path to..." February 25

  • Stanford eases past Oregon State

    The Sports Xchange "Reid Travis scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help Stanford beat Oregon State 79-66 on Wednesday in a Pac-12 Conference game at Maples Pavilion in Stanford, Calif. Marcus Allen also scored 17 points for Stanford (14-13, 6-9 Pac-12), which will play host to No. 6 Oregon on..." February 23

  • Stanford tops rival Cal

    The Sports Xchange "Dorian Pickens scored 23 points to help Stanford upset rival Cal 73-68 in a Pac-12 Conference game Friday night at Maples Pavilion in Stanford, Calif. Reid Travis posted 19 points and nine rebounds for Stanford (13-13, 5-9 Pac-12), which had lost five of six. Marcus Allen added 11 points for..." February 18

  • Arizona State polishes off Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Torian Graham had 24 points and six 3-pointers and hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 21.4 seconds remaining to help Arizona State to a 75-69 Pac-12 win over Stanford on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena. Tra Holder and Shannon Evans II made two free throws apiece in the final 12.4..." February 11

  • No. 9 Arizona struggles to shake off Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona was looking to bounce back from a lopsided loss to Oregon, playing a Stanford team it beat earlier this season by 39 points. Instead, the ninth-ranked Wildcats nearly lost again. Arizona couldn't shake Stanford, needing clutch free-throw shooting and a big..." February 09

  • Stanford's Travis leads Cardinal over Utes

    The Sports Xchange "Reid Travis scored 26 points to lead Stanford to an 81-75 victory over Utah in a Pac-12 Conference game Saturday at Maples Pavilion in Stanford, Calif. Dorian Pickens and Robert Cartwright scored 14 points apiece for Stanford (12-11, 4-7 Pac-12). Marcus Allen added 13 points. Tyler..." February 04

  • White, Johnson lead Colorado over Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Derrick White and Xavier Johnson combined for 38 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists to lead Colorado over Stanford 81-74 in a Pac-12 game Thursday night at Palo Alto, Calif. The Buffaloes (13-10, 3-7 Pac-12) have won three consecutive games, while Stanford (11-11, 3-7) has lost three..." February 03

  • Rabb, Cal dump rival Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Ivan Rabb recorded his 10th double-double of the season to help Cal beat rival Stanford 66-55 in a Pac-12 Conference game Sunday night at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Rabb posted 25 points and 13 rebounds for the Golden Bears (15-6, 6-3 Pac-12). Jabari Bird added 17 points. Reid..." January 29

  • No. 11 Oregon wins school-record 16th straight

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon isn't focused on its winning streak. The 11th-ranked Ducks won their school-record 16th straight game by defeating Stanford 69-52 on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena. Oregon broke the record of 15 straight wins set in 1912-13. "We're not worried about..." January 21

  • Humphrey helps Stanford flatten Oregon State

    The Sports Xchange "Michael Humphrey scored 21 points and Stanford overcame a sluggish start to post a 62-46 victory over Oregon State on Thursday night in Pac-12 play at Corvallis, Ore. Marcus Allen added 12 points for the Cardinal, who won their third straight game. Stanford (11-8, 3-4 Pac-12) made its final..." January 20

  • Stanford hangs on to defeat Washington

    The Sports Xchange "Stanford was reeling as its big second-half lead disappeared. But Michael Humphrey saved the day. The junior forward scored eight of his team-high 18 points during the final 4:15 on Saturday night to lead the Cardinal (10-8) to a 76-69 win over Washington (8-9) at Maples Pavilion in Palo..." January 14

  • Stanford rolls over Washington State

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Robert Cartwright made five 3-pointers and contributed 21 points and seven assists to help Stanford roll to a 84-54 victory over Washington State on Thursday night in Pac-12 play at Stanford, Calif. Junior guard Dorian Pickens tallied 18 points and junior forward Reid Travis..." January 13

  • No. 4 UCLA tops Stanford for 16th win

    The Sports Xchange "No. 4 UCLA surpassed its win total of last season with an 89-75 win Sunday over Stanford behind guard Lonzo Ball's 21 points, but coach Steve Alford is not about to term everything a success to this point. "This season's a journey," Alford said after the game at Pauley Pavilion in Los..." January 08

  • No. 25 USC throttles Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "USC was not particularly sharp, but the No. 25 Trojans bounced back from their first loss of the season with a 72-56 victory over visiting Stanford on Thursday night at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. Jordan McLaughlin scored 15 points and Chimezie Metu recorded his fourth double-double,..." January 06

  • Stanford's Travis out indefinitely with shoulder issue

    College Basketball Talk "An hour before Stanford was set to take on No. 25 USC, the program announced that forward Reid Travis was out indefinitely with a right shoulder injury. The 6-foot-8 junior is leading the Cardinal with 17.5 points and 9.6 rebounds per game. He missed the final 22 games of last season due to a..." January 06

  • No. 19 Arizona too tall an order for Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "STANFORD, Calif. -- Arizona's offensive capabilities were on full display Sunday evening as the No. 19 Wildcats continued their dominance of Stanford with a 91-52 victory over the Cardinal in a Pac-12 game at Maples Pavilion. Arizona (13-2, 2-0 Pac-12) exploited its height advantage to the..." January 02

  • Arizona State holds off Stanford in Pac-12 opener

    The Sports Xchange "Torian Graham and Tra Holder combined for 55 points to lead Arizona State over Stanford 98-93 in the Pac-12 opener for both teams on Friday night in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State (8-6) weathered a late rally fueled by Stanford guard Marcus Sheffield, who scored 15 of the Cardinal's last 21..." December 31

  • Stanford rebuffs Idaho 86-80 behind Pickens

    The Sports Xchange "Dorian Pickens scored 25 points while making a career-high seven 3-pointers in Stanford's 86-80 victory over Idaho on Thursday night in Stanford, Calif. Pickens' 7-of-10 performance from beyond the arc was part of a game that featured a combined 24 3-pointers by the teams. Stanford..." December 23

  • SMU smashes Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Four SMU players scored in double figures, led by 16 points from guard Sterling Brown, and the Mustangs recorded a 72-49 win over cold-shooting Stanford in Dallas on Monday night. Also scoring in double figures for the Mustangs, who shot 52.9 percent from the field, were forward Semi Ojeleye..." December 20

  • Mason, No. 4 Kansas ease by Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "LAWRENCE, Kan. -- The acrobatic reverse layup Frank Mason made around a 7-foot defender in the second half of the game for No. 4 Kansas on Saturday was appreciated by most everyone. Yet for the 5-foot-10 guard, the shot almost seemed routine. Mason has been doing that kind of thing..." December 03

  • Hermanson's D and threes lift Gaels past Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "STANFORD, Calif. -- Even though Saint Mary's forward Calvin Hermanson was the offensive star of the game Wednesday, both he and Gaels coach Randy Bennett thought his best effort came on the other end. Certainly his career-high 25 points and 7-of-9 3-point shooting were instrumental in the..." December 01

  • Pickens' 25 points leads Stanford past Seton Hall

    The Sports Xchange "Dorian Pickens scored 21 points and Stanford pulled away from Seton Hall for a 66-49 win Sunday night at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in the final game of the Advocare Invitational. Pickens, a junior wing, went 7-of-12 from the floor and hit all six of his free-throw attempts...." November 27