Scout Premium Content

A Brutal Defeat

Dwight Powell

Stanford basketball does not look to be making tangible progress. The Cardinal rolled off a three-game win streak, but as Andrew Santana points out, the opposition did not play good defense in that stretch. UCLA did defend against the Cardinal, and that created another frustrating loss.

Follow @TheBootleg Finally Tested - And Failed Coming off a three game stretch during which Stanford feasted on some poor defensive Pac-12 foes, we wondered aloud just who in the conference would guard well enough to force the Cardinal's hand into defending to win—and by extension, how game would the Cardinal be if backed into such a corner? Well, our answer came sooner than we expected... Recommended Stories

  • Stanford returned to the friendly confines of Galvez and Sam MacDonald Mall last Friday night to face a highly touted quarterback backed up by a sub-standard defense. This turned out to be just the…

  • Has a runaway bride of a head coach found a long-term home in Tempe? Who will Arizona State start at quarterback this week? Why couldn’t Bruce Snyder build something resembling staying power there?…

  • Jameis Winston is causing headaches for Florida State. Could their headaches have been Stanford’s?

  • Dr. Roto believes Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry will overtake WR Brian Hartline as the team's No. 2 receiver sooner rather than later. Stay ahead of the curve with Dr. Roto!

  • The San Francisco Giants came out swinging in Game One of the 2014 World Series, scoring three times in the first inning and never looking back.

Up Next