Xavier

Stanford Blows Out Xavier, 89-52

#8 Stanford easily did away with #4 Xavier in Maples Pavilion this afternoon, downing the Musketeers 89-52. The Cardinal advance to 8-2 on the year and a perfect 5-0 in Maples, while Xavier drops just its second game of the sea...
by The Daily Axe Staff
 

 
 
Butch the Cougar

Hoops Round-Up: Pullman Pulled Down

On a night when the Stanford men and women faced the same school at exactly the same time, both Cardinal basketball squads were able to handily beat Washington State. The women used their first home court advantage in nearly th...
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VanDerveer and Ogwumike

Card Frosh Lead Westwood Blow-Out

The pecking order atop the PAC-10 is clear: Stanford is 1 and UCLA is 2. Stanford reasserted itself as the obvious choice for the conference's best team by engineering a 67-53 win in UCLA's Pauley Pavilion while staying perfect...
by The Daily Axe Staff
 

 
 
UW Husky

Hoops Round-Up: The Western Huskies

Neither Stanford basketball team had a particularly memorable day, and the women had more difficulty knocking off the Washington Huskies on Saturday afternoon than they had defeating the Connecticut Huskies in December. Still, ...
by The Daily Axe Staff
 

 

 
 

The Write Stuff

Today’s trolling the media for Stanford sports news yielded an interesting–and inspirational–story. About one month ago, the women’s basketball team won a NCAA grant to pursue a project “to grow wo...
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Wade Trophy

3 Cardinal Up for Nation’s Top Award

The Women's Basketball Coaches Association announced the 12 finalists for the 2011 Wade Trophy--the top individual award for women's college basketball--today, and 3 Stanford players constitute 25% of the nationwide field. Nnek...
by The Daily Axe Staff