Scout Premium Content

Stanford comes home to battle the Wildcats

Can Stanford stop Bayless and move above .500?

TheBootleg.com's Jon Forbes, Jr. (aka "YCF") offers up a preview of Thursday's matchup with the Wildcats. Stanford is looking to rebound after a disappointing 71-66 loss in Eugene on Sunday. The Cardinal will face an Arizona team which has struggled of late, but now have freshman point guard Jerryd Bayless back in time for this crucial Pac-10 game.

The Stanford Cardinal (13-3, 2-2) will try end a six game skid to their desert rivals when they host the Arizona Wildcats (11-5, 1-2) Thursday night at Maples Pavilion.   The two programs once dominated the Pac-10, combining to win all but one regular season title from 1998 through 2005. Stanford won Pac-10 titles in 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2004, while Arizona was the conference's top team...

TheBootleg.com Recommended Stories


  • Stanford Head Coach David Shaw says it is time to fix the struggling offense

  • Everyone knows the questions surrounding Stanford’s offense, but what are the solutions? Troy submits some ideas to the Cardinal’s suggestion box.

  • SAN FRANCISCO -- Some quick hit comments from Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott on the state of the Pac-12 and some new initiatives that are coming this men's basketball season, including an update on…

  • Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Jeb Gorham digs in his list of rankings to find the best sleepers for deeper formats. Consider giving these players a chance, but be aware of the risk! Tampa Bay…

  • Check out this classic video of Dan Larson battling an acrobatic sailfish on a trip to the world-famous Tropic Star Lodge in Panama.