Stanford

Ole Miss fans. (Joe Murphy/Getty Images)

5 Games That Will Be Vital In Determing College Football Playoff Teams

Nov. 29 looms as a huge day in deciding who will nab the four CFP spots.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014

Dayton coach Archie Miller. (Getty Images)

Watch: Dayton Students Riot After Victory Over Stanford

The Flyers will play Florida on Saturday with a berth in the Final Four at stake.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2014

Dyshawn Pierre #21 of the Dayton Flyers. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Dayton Forward Dyshawn Pierre

The sophomore forward tallied 12 points and eight rebounds in the 60-59 win over Ohio State. He didn’t miss a shot, hitting both of his field goals and all seven of his foul shots.

03/25/2014

Devin Oliver #5 of the Dayton Flyers reacts after defeating the Syracuse Orange 55-53 in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.

03/24/2014

Jonathan Martin. (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Jonathan Martin Trade Shows Progress, True Toughness For NFL

Jonathan Martin is wanted in an NFL locker room, while it appears Richie Incognito is not.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2014

DePaul coach Oliver Purnell. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Bernstein: College Basketball Around Here Sucks

College basketball has come to die in Chicago, where the five local teams have a .341 winning percentage.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

Kain Colter. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of National Signing Day

The opportunity provided by a scholarship is great, but the objectification of kids isn’t.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

Richard Sherman. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Scary Smart Of Richard Sherman

Sherman’s intelligence frightens people. The one thing we’ve traditionally had over athletes is that, despite their talent and money and celebrity, we would always be allowed to feel smarter than them.

670 The Score–01/21/2014

Quarterback Connor Cook  of the Michigan State Spartans looks to pass against the Stanford Cardinal. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Michigan St Beats Stanford 24-20 In Rose Bowl

Connor Cook passed for a career-high 332 yards and hit Tony Lippett with a tiebreaking 25-yard touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter, leading No. 4 Michigan State to a 24-20 victory over No. 5 Stanford on Wednesday night in the 100th Rose Bowl.

01/01/2014

Tyler Gaffney  of the Stanford Cardinal breaks the tackle of Carlo Calabrese  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Stanford Holds Off Notre Dame, 27-20

Tangible evidence of a job well done.

12/01/2013

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 26: Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs against Tyler Foreman #23 of the UCLA Bruins on October 26, 2013 at the Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Week We Have All Been Waiting For

This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.

11/05/2013

Chris Collins. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Collins A Risk For Northwestern

Collins and Northwestern may be an ideal fit. It will certainly look and sound that way while it’s still all about appearances.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2013

Basketball Generic

Huestis Leads Stanford Past Northwestern, 70-68

Josh Huestis tied a career-high with 18 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, Aaron Bright hit the go-ahead 3-pointer and Stanford came away with a wild 70-68 victory over Northwestern on Friday.

12/21/2012

Basketball (Getty Images)

Illinois State Falls To Stanford 92-88 In NIT

Illinois State fell hard to Stanford in the NIT Monday night, in what Stanford’s Aaron Bright thought was one of the craziest games in which he has been involved.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012

Stanford Cardinal vs Northwestern Wildcats

Northwestern, Stanford To Renew Football Series

Northwestern and Stanford are two of the most prestigious academic institutions in the country, and starting in 2019 the two schools will resume playing each other in football.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2011

Andrew Luck

Wisch: Why Andrew Luck Absolutely Made The Right Decision

Andrew Luck is dumb. Andrew Luck left millions on the table. Andrew Luck had the chance of a lifetime handed to him and he went and threw it straight out of bounds.

01/12/2011

Jim Harbaugh

Harbaugh To Coach 49ers

Jim Harbaugh will leave Stanford to become the new coach of the San Fransisco 49ers.

01/07/2011

Andrew Luck

Likely Top NFL Pick Returns to College

Andrew Luck didn’t win the Heisman Trophy this year as the nation’s best college football player, that honor went to Auburn’s Cam Newton. But Luck was going to be the likely top pick in the NFL Draft.

01/06/2011

Notre Dame vs Stanford

Irish Hoping To Turn Things Around As Stanford Did

By NANCY ARMOUR, AP National Writer SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) In Jim Harbaugh’s first season at Stanford, the Cardinal started 1-3 in a schedule front-loaded with tough opponents. Sound familiar? Granted, Stanford beat a second-ranked […]

670 The Score–10/01/2010