David Shaw ‘95 resigned from his post as head football coach after the Cardinal’s season-ending loss to Brigham Young University (BYU) on Saturday. A former Stanford football player himself, Shaw helmed the program for the past 12 years and is the winningest coach in the history of Cardinal football. While many are remembering the highs that coach Shaw achieved during his … [Read more...] about Football Roundtable: Who will Stanford football’s next coach be?
PALO ALTO, CA - OCTOBER 25: The Stanford band, the Stanford trees, and fans cheer on the Stanford Cardinal after a touchdown against the Oregon State Beavers in the first quarter on October 25, 2014 at Stanford Stadium in Palo Alto, California. Stanford won 38-14. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images) The Stanford football program is reportedly eyeing an NFL assistant for … [Read more...] about NFL Offensive Coordinator Reportedly Candidate For Stanford Opening
This first installation of Stanford basketball film study will take a look at one of Stanford’s most used offensive actions: the empty ball screen. The empty ball screen is one of the most utilized actions in all of college basketball. With NCAA teams increasingly using five-out offense nowadays, look for the empty ball screen to increase in utility. Like other teams, Stanford … [Read more...] about Stanford Basketball Film Study: Empty ball screen
No. 2 Stanford women’s basketball (8-1, 0-0 Pac-12) comfortably defeated Hawaii (1-6, 0-0 Big West) 68-39, completing a three-game sweep at the Rainbow Wahine Showdown in Honolulu. After the first two games were played in front of friends and family, the Cardinal won the tip in front of a lively crowd and a boisterous band. Stanford initially struggled to get a foothold while … [Read more...] about Women’s basketball completes tournament sweep in Hawaii
No. 5 Stanford men’s soccer (12-2-6, 4-2-4 Pac-12) lost to No. 12 UNC Greensboro (13-1-6, 4-0-1 SoCon) in a penalty shootout on Sunday, ending their hopes of a national championship this season. After cruising to a 6-2 victory over High Point (11-5-5, 5-0-3 Big South) last weekend, the Cardinal were in high spirits. Redshirt junior forward Carlo Agostinelli was named College … [Read more...] about Cardinal doomed by penalties against UNC Greensboro, end season early
Bradford M. Freeman Director of Football David Shaw announced after Saturday’s 35-26 loss to BYU that he will step down after 12 seasons at the helm of Stanford’s football program. “After many prayers and multiple discussions with my wife, one phrase keeps coming to me — it’s time,” Shaw said. “There are not sufficient words to describe the love and gratitude I feel for my … [Read more...] about David Shaw resigns as Stanford football head coach, search for successor to begin immediately
The Stanford Cardinal (3-9, 1-8 Pac-12) lost to the BYU Cougars (7-5) 35-26 in their final game of the season. Despite the senior day festivities, the Cardinal failed to muster enough resistance to stop BYU’s offense early in the game. This game concludes the program’s second straight 3-9 season and commences the start of a new era in Stanford football after the news of head … [Read more...] about Senior Day Slumber: Cardinal buried by Cougars after slow start in Shaw’s final game
After earning their first Power Five win of the season against Florida State on Friday, the Stanford men’s basketball team (3-4, 0-0 Pac-12) lost to the Memphis Tigers (4-2, 0-0 AAC) 56-48 in a low-scoring battle on Sunday. Poor offensive play continues to plague the team this season, as the Cardinal are now ranked 105th in the nation in adjusted offensive efficiency according … [Read more...] about Men’s basketball falls to Memphis in low-scoring bout
David Shaw announced he was stepping down as head coach of the Cardinal in his postgame press conference after Stanford’s loss to BYU. Few head coaches have as much success coaching their alma mater as David Shaw did at Stanford. Shaw went 96-54 during his tenure on The Farm, winning two Rose Bowls and three Pac-12 Titles. […] What’s next for Stanford after David Shaw resigns? … [Read more...] about What’s next for Stanford after David Shaw resigns?