Stanford Women's Basketball - 2012-13 In Review
The Cardinal finished the year 33-3 and won its 13th straight Pac-12 regular-season crown
Stanford Opens 20th Regional Semifinal Saturday Against Georgia
Saturday's meeting is seventh NCAA Tournament contest between the schools
Stanford Advances to Round of Sixteen to Face Georgia
Chiney Ogwumike scored 12 points and grabbed 15 rebounds on a night when the Cardinal's shooters took the pressure off just as coach Tara VanDerveer has been hoping they would.
Sara James: The Heart Of A Competitor
Stanford junior has battled her way into the starting lineup in 2012-13
Stanford Hosts Tulsa Sunday To Open NCAA Tournament
No. 1 seed Cardinal hosts tournament action at Maples Pavilion for 17th time
2012-13: Game-by-Game Stats ... appeared in 34 games, making 21 starts ... averaged 5.3 points and 1.9 rebounds per game ... one of Stanford's top perimeter defenders ... made first collegiate start against Fresno State ... scored eight points at Santa Clara, hitting 2-of-3 3-pointers ... grabbed four rebounds at Hawai'i ... went 4-for-8 from the field, including a pair of 3-pointers, for 10 points with three assists at UC Davis ... scored six points with three rebounds against Pacific ... hit a pair of free throws at Tennessee ... set or matched career highs for points (18), field goals (six), assists (four), free throws made (three), steals (two) and minutes played (31) at Utah ... scored six points with three rebounds against California ... scored seven points with three rebounds against UCLA ... scored 13 points with four rebounds against USC ... scored 11 points, hit three triples at Oregon ... scored nine points and matched her career high with four assists against Arizona ... hit a pair of treys and scored eight points against Oregon State ... scored eight points against Oregon ... grabbed four rebounds at Washington ... scored nine points with season-high six rebounds at Washington State ... scored 17 points with career-high five 3-pointers against Washington State at Pac-12 Tournament ... scored six points against Tulsa ... hit three triples and scored nine points against Michigan ... matched career high with eight rebounds and played career-high 39 minutes against Georgia.
2011-12: Game-by-Game Stats ... saw action in 31 games ... scored 1.5 points with 1.1 rebounds a game ... went 3-for-4 from behind the arc for nine points and passed out two assists against Old Dominion ... hit a pair of 3-pointers for six points with five rebounds against UC Davis ... passed out four assists at Fresno State ... scored five points against Princeton ... scored seven points and went 3-for-5 from the field at UCLA ... grabbed three rebounds against Oregon ... hit a 3-pointer and passed out two assists against Washington State ... passed out two assists with a rebound against Washington ... grabbed three rebounds with two assists and two steals at Arizona ... went 3-for-4, including 2-for-3 from behind the arc, for eight points at Oregon State ... hit a three-pointer and made a steal at Oregon ... grabbed three rebounds against Seattle University.
2010-11: Game-by-Game Stats Appeared in 28 games, averaging 2.2 points and 1.0 rebounds per game ... went 12-for-36 (.333) from behind the arc in her rookie campaign ... hit first collegiate three-pointer and played 13 minutes against South Carolina ... scored five points in four minutes of action against Texas ... scored five points and hit a 3-pointer in 19 minutes against Fresno State ... posted season highs in minutes (24), field goals (five), 3-pointers (four), points (14) and rebounds (8) at San Francisco ... hit a 3-pointer, scored five points at California ... went 2-for-3 from the field, scoring seven points against Arizona ... scored four points against Arizona State ... passed out two assists at Oregon ... sank a 3-pointer against Oregon State ... scored five points with four rebounds in win over Oregon.
High School: A 2010 graduate of Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills, Calif. ... three-year captain of the basketball team ... lettered four years in basketball and twice in soccer ... led team to CIF Division I state title in 2010 ... team also won CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I title in 2010 and Division II title in 2009 while turning in runner-up finishes in 2007 and '08 ... led ORHS to NorCal Division II semifinals as a freshman and sophomore and to finals as a junior ... team won Sierra Valley Conference title all four years ... as a senior, named to All-America teams of WBCA, Parade and MaxPreps ... named to all-state teams of MaxPreps and Cal-Hi Sports ... named NorCal Preps Division I Player of the Year in 2010 ... in 2009 was named NorCal Preps Division II Player of the Year and Sacramento Bee All-Metro Player of the Year ... also earned spots on Cal-Hi Sports All-State Second Team and ESPN Rise Junior Class All-State First Team ... two-time Sierra Valley Conference MVP (2009-10) ... named to Cal-Hi Sports Sophomore All-State Team in 2008 as well as to Sacramento Bee All-Metro Second Team and All-Sierra Valley Team ... as a freshman was named Sacramento Bee All-Metro honorable mention and to All-Sierra Valley Team ... holds ORHS career, season and game records for points scored, three-pointers made and rebounds in addition to career mark for steals ... played club ball for Just Believe Sports (JBS) from 2006-09 ... helped lead team to Oregon EOT Final Four and Mike T. White championship in 2009 ... was named to 2008 Oregon EOT All-Tournament Team and EOT MVP in 2009 ... in soccer was a Sierra Valley MVP in 2006 and twice named to the all-league team (2006-07).
Personal: Born in Sacramento, Calif. ... parents are Mike and Kelly James ... has two older brothers, Kevin and Ryan ... Ryan currently serves as a team manager of the UCLA women's basketball team ... an uncle, Mike Myers, played football at Penn State ... enjoys bike-riding wakeboarding and swimming.
Pts: 18, at Utah (1/6/13)
Rebs: 8, 2x, last vs. Georgia (3/30/13)
Assists: 4, 3x, last vs. Arizona (2/8/13)
FG: 6, 3x, last vs. Washington State (3/8/13)
3-Pts.: 5, vs. Washington State (3/8/13)
FT: 4, vs. California (1/13/13)
Steals: 2, 4x, last at Utah (1/6/13)
Blocks: 1, 4x, last vs. UCLA (3/10/13)
Mins: 39, vs. Georgia (3/30/13)