Posted April 20, 2012 on
Sliding Stanford takes on Arizona State in a must-win series at Sunken Diamond this weekend. A preview and conversation with Kenny Diekroeger is coming soon, but here’s a look at the latest state of Pac-12 baseball. This quality conference, by the way, is just beating itself up, and it’s causing great commotion in our Power Rankings.

ASU can't keep up with Stanford in rout

Box score PALO ALTO, Calif. -- The 19th-ranked Arizona State baseball team gave up a season-high 17 runs as No. 8 Stanford used four big innings to defeat the Sun Devils 17-5 on Friday at Sunken Diamond. Rouric Bridgewater and Max Rossiter each collected a pair of RBIs on two hits to lead the Sun Devils (24-14, 9-7), who led by one run after four innings before Stanford scored...

ASU launches return to Tontozona campaign

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State athletics officials announced Thursday the "Return to Camp T" campaign in hopes of restoring the longstanding ASU football tradition of training at Camp Tontozona near Payson, Ariz. In a press conference Thursday, recently promoted vice president for university athletics and athletic director Steve Patterson outlined the campaign, which calls...

ASU's offense shows promise in scrimmage

TEMPE, Ariz. The biggest take-away from the Arizona State football team's spring game on Saturday at Sun Devil Stadium? That cloth canopy can't come soon enough. With temperatures soaring over 100 degrees in Tempe, the Sun Devils wrapped up their first official practice session under new coach Todd Graham with a smoking-hot offense before 5,142 shade-seeking fans. By...

Honoring Pat Tillman: 8th annual Pat's run in Tempe, AZ

Congratulations to the participants of the 8th annual Pat Tillman run in Tempe, Arizona honoring former Arizona State University and Arizona Cardinal standout Pat Tillman.  Tillman was killed in Afghanistan on April 22, 2004 by friendly fire and his death was covered up in cowardly fashion by the country and government that he so unselfishly served. Photo by Bill - his...

Garoutte regaining confidence with new staff

By Byron Kline The life of a kicker can often be stressful and lonely. Alex Garoutte learned that the hard way last year as the then redshirt freshman struggled to find consistency and came up short in some crucial moments. Despite that, after making some changes to his approach, he entered spring feeling rejuvenated and ready prove he's still the man for the...

Spring Game: Mike Bercovici caught up with Arizona State quarterback Michael Bercovici after the Sun Devils' Spring Game on Saturday afternoon.

Baseball hosts Arizona State

STANFORD - Statistics suggest that small ball won’t be on the menu when Arizona State (24-13, 9-6 Pac-12) visits Stanford (22-7, 5-7 Pac-12) this weekend at Sunken Diamond.

Offense heats up spring game

The first spring camp of the Coach Graham era came to an end Saturday afternoon as the team participated in its annual spring game at Sun Devil Stadium. Fans brave enough to bear the scorching sun were treated to a high scoring contest as the offense tallied 837 total yards and producing seven touchdowns, as the new high-octane Arizona State attack was in full force.

Harden Scores Career-High 40 Points

James Harden played collegiately in the Phoenix area for Arizona State and visited the campus on Tuesday.

Joseph elated with ASU offer

Lately Patrick Joseph has been a regular at ASU’s spring practices, and his visit yesterday to Sun Devil Stadium was probably a little more enjoyable than the previous ones. The local Candler Hamilton offensive lineman met with Head Coach Todd Graham after Thursday’s session and received a scholarship offer from the Sun Devils.
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