Hogan, Crower Impress; Gardner Leads Defense
Center and left tackle highlight position battles; competition and development for 15 practices kicks off Feb. 25
Junior DE Henry Anderson, sophomore SS Jordan Richards and sophomore FB Patrick Skov named to First Team
The Oct. 20 meeting of Stanford and Cal is the earliest in the history of the series
Matchup in the Midwest begins at 12:30 p.m. (PT) Saturday on NBC
2012 Season in Photos
99th Annual Rose Bowl
Stepfan Taylor ran for a career-high 189 yards and one touchdown.
Stanford 44, Duke 14 - Sept. 10, 2011
2011 (FRESHMAN): Did not see action.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from The Lawrenceville (N.J.) School...played for head coach Ken Mills...four-year varsity letterwinner...rated as the fifth-best fullback prospect in the nation by Scout.com...also played linebacker...rushed for 657 yards and 15 touchdowns on 93 carries as a senior...also caught 27 passes for 296 yards and two touchdowns...earned Mid-Atlantic Prep League Player of the Year honors as a senior...also named New Jersey Prep Defensive Player of the Year...first team all-MAPL and all-region selection...parents are Peter and Terri Skov...joins brother Shayne on the Stanford roster...also has two sisters, Olivia and Annika...born in San Francisco, Calif....full name is Patrick Smith Skov.