The Stanford Cardinal men’s basketball team is back in action this afternoon hosting the Oregon Ducks at Maples Pavilion at 1pm pt or you can catch the game on the Pac-12 Network and stream it online at Pac-12 Live. It is Stanford men’s basketball final home game of the 2016-17 season and Senior Day.
Stanford basketball is 14-13 on the season with a 6-9 Pac-12 Conference record. The Cardinal are also coming off another win at home against the Oregon State Beavers. Stanford has now won two games in a row.
The 6th-ranked Oregon Ducks are 25-4 on the season and are 14-2 in conference play. The Ducks are on a 4-game winning streak and their last loss came on back on February 9th against the UCLA Bruins.
These two teams last met on January 21st in Eugene with Oregon winning 69-52. Stanford leads the series 92-51 but Oregon has won seven of the last 11 meetings. Oregon will be heavily favored on Saturday to win and get the regular season sweep of Stanford.
Stanford men’s basketball Senior Day and Mike Montgomery
It is the final home game for Stanford Men’s basketball on Saturday and the Cardinal will honor their seniors Marcus Allen, Christian Sanders and Grant Verhoeven. If you are going to the game be sure to show up early for a pregame ceremony honoring these players’ contributions to the Stanford Men’s basketball program. Also stick around during halftime as Stanford will be honoring College Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee and the winningest coach in Stanford basketball history, Mike Montgomery.
What’s at stake for Stanford basketball tonight?
Stanford basketball coach Jerod Haase has struggled against ranked opponents in his career going just 2-15 overall. The grueling Stanford Men’s basketball schedule has given Haase plenty of opportunities against ranked opponents. Unfortunately, Stanford is 0-7 on the season when playing against ranked opponents. Today’s game against the Oregon Ducks will the eighth opportunity for the Cardinal to knock off a ranked opponent. Oregon is expected to win but an upset by the Cardinal today would be the biggest win of the season as well as shake up the top of the Pac-12 conference standings.
Full game info is below.
Oregon Ducks 25-4 (14-2 conference) at Stanford Cardinal 14-13 (6-9 conference)
How to Watch:
Start Time: Saturday, February 25, 1:00 p.m. PST
Location: Maples Pavilion — Stanford, California
Radio: Tune In
Television: Pac-12 Networks
Live Streaming: Pac-12 Live