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No. 5 Notre Dame beats Stanford 45-14, awaits playoff fate

Nov. 28, 2021 01:26 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Notre Dame did its job and now all the Fighting Irish can do is wait. Jack Coan threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 5 Notre Dame finished off the regular season with a 45-14 victory over Stanford on Saturday to keep its...

Stanford's Latter-day Saints players share life experiences

Nov. 26, 2021 18:07 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — The homesickness and depression began to overwhelm Houston Heimuli about four months into his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Away from his family for the first time, the gesture of a stranger in his congregation made all the difference...

No. 5 Notre Dame looks to keep playoff hopes vs. Stanford

Nov. 26, 2021 15:18 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — All Notre Dame can do for now is prepare for the regular-season finale against struggling Stanford and wait. The fifth-ranked Fighting Irish have found their groove in November and will be good position for a New Year's Six bowl and a possible...

No. 5 Notre Dame looks to maintain playoff hopes vs Stanford

Nov. 26, 2021 09:10 AM EST

No. 5 Notre Dame (10-1, No. 6 CFP) at Stanford (3-8), Saturday at 8 p.m. EST (Fox). Line: Notre Dame by 20 ½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Notre Dame leads 21-13. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The...

Garbers returns from COVID to lead Cal past Stanford 41-11

Nov. 20, 2021 23:55 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Now that California had nearly its entire team back, the Golden Bears delivered a record-breaking Big Game performance. Chase Garbers returned from a bout with COVID-19 to throw the longest pass in the history of the rivalry against Stanford,...

No. 6 Irish welcome Yellow Jackets for home season finale

Nov. 18, 2021 17:35 PM EST

Georgia Tech (3-7) at No. 6 Notre Dame (9-1, No. 8 CFP), Saturday at 2:30 p.m. EST (NBC). Line: Notre Dame by 16 ½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series: Notre Dame leads 29-6-1 WHAT’S AT STAKE? Coach...

Cal excited to return for Big Game after COVID break

Nov. 18, 2021 12:59 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — The level of excitement for Big Game week is always high at California, with the opportunity to beat rival Stanford and win The Axe among the top goals for the Golden Bears. When the Bears hit the practice field Monday for the first time this...

Oregon State beats Stanford, 35-14, to become bowl eligible

Nov. 13, 2021 21:59 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Chance Nolan passed for 257 yards and two touchdowns, and ran for a score, leading Oregon State to a 35-14 win over Stanford on Saturday. The victory makes Oregon State (6-4, 4-3 Pac-12) bowl eligible for the first time since 2013, and snapped an...

Stanford looks to rebound against Oregon State

Nov. 11, 2021 18:06 PM EST

Stanford coach David Shaw won't sugarcoat it: The Cardinal have had four bad weeks. Stanford hasn't won since its 31-24 overtime upset of Oregon on Oct. 2. Last weekend was especially rough on the Cardinal, who fell 52-7 at home to Utah. The loss to the Utes was...

Oregon can clinch Pac-12 North with win vs Cougars and help

Nov. 11, 2021 04:31 AM EST

Things to watch in Week 11 of the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK The fifth-ranked Oregon Ducks continue a march toward the Pac-12 title game, and perhaps a playoff berth, at home against Washington State on Saturday night. Oregon (8-1, 5-1) was...