2021 Season

2021 Schedule
31-2, 1st in Pac-12
Who are the top players to watch in the WNBA draft? (1:20)
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Stanford PG Williams to enter WNBA draft

Stanford point guard Kiana Williams, who led the champion Cardinal with 14.0 points per game, 3.1 assists and 82 3-pointers this season, is entering the WNBA draft.

Stephen A. gives props to women's NCAA basketball tournament (2:09)
Relive the drama of the women's NCAA tournament (2:23)
Tournament MOP Jones details Stanford's unique path to title (1:52)
Stanford wins national championship in a game that comes down to the final shot (3:13)
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11dMechelle Voepel

Stanford holds off Arizona for first title since 1992

Led by Haley Jones, named Most Outstanding Player for the tournament, Stanford held off a resilient Arizona team 54-53 on Sunday to claim its first NCAA women's basketball championship in 29 years.

Stanford wins national title after locking up McDonald in final seconds (0:30)
Stanford's Jones spins for and-1 bucket (0:27)
Lexie Hull drains and-1 3 for Stanford (0:29)
Stanford's Williams gets fired up after transition 3 (0:33)
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12dAndrea Adelson

Stanford's VanDerveer pondered season pause

Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer admitted for the first time Saturday she wondered how the Cardinal would even get to this point after local COVID-19 guidelines forced the team on the road for nine weeks.

Stanford escapes with win in wild final minute to advance to national championship (1:16)
Stanford defeats South Carolina in thrilling ending (0:28)