Hayley Jones scored a go-ahead layup with 1:17 remaining, while Cameron Brink had 25 points, 17 rebounds and three blocked shots, with fellow NBA player Stephen Curry watching courtside. -56 on Sunday.
Since the Cardinals (16-1, 4-0 Pac-12) lost 76-71 in overtime to No. 1 South Carolina on Nov. 20, Jones ended an 11-game winning streak with 12 points and 11 rebounds. extended to the game.
Interestingly, both Blink and McIntosh made mistakes at the last minute. Brink rebounded with his 58 seconds left, and he also missed McIntosh’s mistake. Cal’s Jada Curry pulled off a rebound off Hannah Jump to give the Golden Bears her last chance, but Claudia Langarita missed with 14 seconds remaining.
Brink made a tying three-point play with 3 minutes and 7 seconds remaining, exchanging baskets with McIntosh. Cal’s Evelien Lutje Schipholt should have led the team as she missed her two free throws with 2:35 remaining.
McIntosh tied for 47 with 7:38 before Brink responded, and McIntosh hit three seconds later.
A jump hit from long range late in the third gave Stanford a 35–31 lead as Stanford had a 47–43 advantage in the final ten minutes.
Sluggish Bears, who averaged 74.0 points to Stanford’s 84.6 points, ended the first half on a 7-0 run as Stanford went 11-2 to end the half in a scoring drought of 2:19. .
The Cardinals have won their last nine matchups in the Bay Area rivalry, but had to delay this one after a 90-69 win in the conference opener for both programs on December 23. did not.
Stanford committed five turnovers during a scoring drought of over five minutes and Cal missed the first six shots. It took nearly half a minute.
Stanford has a 38-game winning streak against the Pac-12 team, including the last two conference titles and the postseason.
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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry — who was scheduled to meet with Cal star Jada Curry after the game — traveled to Berkeley on a day off from rehab for a left shoulder injury to meet another on the women’s basketball circuit. We did a round of. A game for the reigning NBA champions.
His mother, Sonya, joined him. She and his three children also attended the final game at Stanford University last week. daughters Riley and Ryan and son Canon.
Jayda Curry has made at least one 3-pointer in 37 straight games. This is his third longest streak in Pac-12 history.
Stanford: Brink blocked at least one shot in every game and now has 51… The Cardinals’ halftime total of 26 was their lowest halftime total ever. …Junior G Agnes Emanunop returns after missing two matches after being poked in the eye by India’s Nivar in practice. …Stanford is away and he’s 4-0.
CALIFORNIA: The Bears were rebounded 46-37 to the larger Stanford team. … Cal is trailing the series at home 32-14.
Stanford: Friday night at 12 UCLA.
CALIFORNIA: Friday night at USC against former California coach Lindsay Gottlieb’s team.
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