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  1. Stanford comeback shows it's a contender

    Diamond Leung

    STANFORD, Calif. -- Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins hasn't thought much about the Cardinal sitting atop the Pac-12 standings, but even in December, the view from above has to look awfully nice. Preseason favorite UCLA is reeling, while conference ti...

    Blog | December 04, 2011
  2. Pac-12: Five Things I Can't Wait To See

    Diamond Leung

    Here are five things I can't wait to see in the Pac-12 this season: 1. How good are the freshman guards? The Pac-12 lost a boatload of talent to the NBA draft, but that doesn't necessarily mean the conference is short on star power. A number of...

    Blog | October 31, 2011
  3. Stanford remakes McDonald's commercial

    Diamond Leung

    With a nod to the iconic McDonald's commercial featuring Larry Bird and Michael Jordan that has since been remade by Dwight Howard and LeBron James, Stanford big men Dwight Powell and Josh Owens put their acting skills to work to promote the Cardinal...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  4. An offseason roundup of the Pac-12

    Diamond Leung

    The new-look Pac-12 has decided not to expand again for the time being, as it already appears to be positioned for long-term success based upon the maneuverings of Larry Scott. But the commissioner doesn't diagram plays or make jump shots. For ...

    Blog | September 21, 2011
  5. Stanford Cardinal hope to regain conference and campus stature --...

    Diamond Leung

    Before the rise of Stanford football, the Cardinal men's basketball team ruled campus. Games were events. Wins were routine. What happened? After back-to-back losing seasons, can the program recapture the magic?

    Story | Conversation | September 01, 2011
  6. Pac-12 expands its league and its exposure -- college basketball

    Diamond Leung

    Pac-12 programs and their fans often feel underappreciated and underexposed. Commissioner Larry Scott felt their pain. So he went out and expanded the league and struck TV deals that will forever transform basketball in the conference.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2011
  7. Study: Stanford players need more sleep

    Diamond Leung

    Either Stanford players have a great reason to no longer set their alarm clocks, or coach Johnny Dawkins is justified in instituting a strict curfew. Eleven of the players participated in a study to test how extended amounts of sleep can affect th...

    Blog | July 07, 2011
  8. Youthful UCLA just keeps getting better

    Diamond Leung

    STANFORD, Calif. -- Given a chance to praise his team for winning 10 of its past 11 games, UCLA coach Ben Howland said the Bruins were improving and then countered with a compliment -- a backhanded one. "I know we're great for television," Howland...

    Blog | February 18, 2011
  9. Short-handed Wazzu finds a way at Stanford

    Diamond Leung

    STANFORD, Calif. -- Washington State knew it would be facing an uphill climb on Saturday before the Cougars even entered Maples Pavilion. Getting off the team bus, coach Ken Bone informed the team that he had suspended starting point guard Reggie ...

    Blog | January 16, 2011
  10. Reggie Moore suspended indefinitely

    Diamond Leung

    STANFORD, Calif. -- Washington State point guard Reggie Moore has been suspended indefinitely after being arrested on marijuana-related charges last week, a team spokesperson said Saturday before the Cougars play Stanford. Moore has played in thre...

    Blog | January 15, 2011
  11. A look at what to expect in the Pac-10 this season

    Diamond Leung

    With nonconference play drawing to a close, we take a look at the start of Pac-10 play.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2010
  12. Purnell tries for silver lining after 0-3 trip

    Diamond Leung

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Somewhere during the course of his team's overtime loss to Stanford on Sunday, DePaul coach Oliver Purnell lost his voice. He could still scream, he said, but it would hurt. The Blue Demons left the 76 Classic with three losses ...

    Blog | November 28, 2010
  13. Stanford player collapses after win

    Diamond Leung

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Stanford junior guard Jeremy Green received medical attention moments after his team's 81-74 overtime win over DePaul at the 76 Classic on Sunday, and according to a school spokesman, he was transported out of the Anaheim Conventio...

    Blog | November 28, 2010
  14. Pregame notes at the 76 Classic tonight

    Diamond Leung

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- UNLV guard Tre'Von Willis is only 50 points shy of 1,000 for his career, so it's conceivable he could receive enough playing time to reach the mark by the end of the tournament. His minutes have increased after coming off a four-ga...

    Blog | November 26, 2010
  15. Diamond Leung: 76 Classic primer -- college basketball

    Diamond Leung

    Which teams and players should you watch out for at the 76 Classic? Diamond Leung has all the details.

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2010
  16. Diamond Leung: First-time head coach Russell Turner faces dauntin...

    Diamond Leung

    Russell Turner is fearless. That will come in handy as the first-time head coach takes on a daunting challenge at UC Irvine.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2010