February 25, 2007

Stanford Wins Pac-10 Championship

Stanford Wins Pac-10 Championship

By: Bob Kinder, The Bootleg

This was not a pretty game. Stanford missed two-time All-American Candice Wiggins and point guard JJ Hones, struggling with USC's full court press in the first half and trailing 29-28 at the break. Copious turnovers coupled with an extreme difficulty getting into their offense hurt the Card. When Stanford did get the ball into their offensive pattern, often 15 to 18 seconds of the 30-second shot clock had been used. (More ...)

Stanford fends off feisty USC

By: Michelle Smith, San Francisco Chronicle

It was not easy and it was not pretty, but No. 8 Stanford weathered its weekend without All-American Candice Wiggins. (More ...)

Stanford women clinch Pac-10 basketball title

By: Rick Eymer, Palo Alto Daily

Seniors Brooke Smith, Kristen Newlin, Markisha Coleman and Clare Bodensteiner hope they get to cut down the nets a few more times this season. (More ...)

Starless crown

By: Dylan Hernandez, The Mercury News

The No. 8 Stanford women's basketball team could be playing the Pacific-10 tournament the way it did in closing its regular season with a 56-53 victory over USC on Sunday at Maples Pavilion -- without Candice Wiggins. (More ...)

Card escapes Troy

By: Christian Torres, The Stanford Daily

It was a drawn-out farewell to the regular season yesterday for the four senior members of the No. 8 Stanford women’s basketball team. Down for most of the game against Southern California, the Cardinal relied on its youth to finally take the lead from the Women of Troy and just barely hold on for the 56-53 win. (More ...)

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