Stanford isn't used to looking up to many teams in the rankings, and even fewer foes in the Pac-12 standings. But with a big second-half comeback against Cal on Wednesday, the Cardinal looked like their old selves.
Alexis Gray-Lawson scored eight of her 11 points over the final 6:40 and No. 12 Cal escaped with a 52-44 win vs. New Mexico.
Devanei Hampton scored 26 and Ashley Walker had 25 as No. 20 California got back on track by beating Washington State 72-45 at Haas Pavilion on Saturday.
Arizona 80, California 76
California 73, USC 68
California 70, Arizona 61
Washington 65, California 52
Nihan Anaz scored 17 points to lead California past Oregon, 61-57, at Haas Pavilion Saturday in the Pac-10 opener for both teams.