Stanford (26-3), 이었다 16-0 in conference play during the regular season, won its 18th straight game this season and has won 32 consecutive games against Pac-12 opponents, including postseason play.
The Cardinal, 51-6 all-time at the Pac-12 Tournament, 개선 19-1 all-time in the quarterfinals. Stanford, which swept the regular-season series by 23 과 24 포인트들, 이다 6-0 against Oregon State in the event.
Anna Wilson scored 11 포인트들, and Cameron Brink added 10 points and six rebounds to boost Stanford.
Oregon State (14-13) was led by Ellie Mack and Emily Codding, who each had 13 포인트들. Talia von Oelhoffen added 10.
The Beavers shot just 29.6% 현장에서. Stanford, which has held 57 [object Window] 62 opponents to 41.8% shooting or worse, 개선 45-1 when holding its opponent to less than 40% 촬영.
The Cardinal finished the game shooting a rather bleak 23 의 61 (37.7%) from the floor, 하지만 8 ...에 대한 18 (44.4%) from 3-point range.
Stanford opened the game by dominating the first quarter, taking a 16-2 lead thanks to a hot hand from beyond the arc. Though the Cardinal shot just 37.5% (6 의 16) from the floor, they were 4 의 7 (57.1%) from 3-point range. Oregon State, 그 동안에, 갔다 1 의 10 from the field in the opening period.
After Lexie Hull’s 3-pointer to start the second pushed Stanford’s lead to 17, the Beavers found their rhythm on offense and used a 13-3 spurt to get within seven at 22-15. Wilson ended Stanford’s 0-for-7 drought with five quick points before Talia von Oelhoffen’s half-court drain at the buzzer left the Cardinal with a 27-18 halftime lead.
The Cardinal players donned Stanford soccer shirts over their jerseys for warmups to honor former goalkeeper Katie Meyer, who was found dead in a campus residence, per school officials. 마이어, 22, was a team captain who made two key saves in a penalty shootout to help Stanford win the national championship in 2019.
BIG BROTHER RUSS
As he has every year during the postseason tournament, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson took his seat near the Stanford bench and sprung to his feet when his sister, 안나, drained the game’s first bucket from 3-point range.
Oregon State: The Beavers, who ranked 11th in the Pac 12 with a minus-5.69 turnover margin, committed 10 turnovers before Stanford surrendered its first in the fourth quarter.
Stanford: With Colorado scoring an upset of No. 14 Arizona in Thursday’s first game, the Cardinal avoid the revenge-minded Wildcats, whom Stanford beat in the lone meeting during the regular season and in last season’s national championship. The Cardinal swept Colorado this season.
Oregon State: With a NET ranking of 52, the Beavers hope their postseason continues in the WNIT.
Stanford: Plays in Friday’s semifinal against Colorado.