CARDINAL CORNER . . . Nationally No. 1-ranked UCLA will join with No. 2 USC, No. 3 Stanford and No. 5 Stanford for the annual Stanford Intercollegiate women's golf tournament, a 54-hole event set for Friday through Sunday at the Stanford Golf Course. The 16-team field also includes No. 8 Pepperdine, No. 12 Vanderbilt, and No. 18 Kentucky. Tee times for Friday and Saturday are 8:30 a.m., while Sunday is 7:30 a.m. . . . Stanford forward Chiney Ogwumike was among 30 women's basketball players named to the John R. Wooden Award Preseason List, the Los Angeles Athletic Club announced Tuesday. Ogwumike is one of two 2013 John R. Wooden Award All-Americans on this year's list, with Baylor's Odyssey Sims being the other. Back on Oct. 8 Ogwumike was named to the WBCA's Preseason Wade Watch List for the Wade Trophy Player of the Year award . . . For the 13th year in a row, Stanford was voted the preseason favorite by the Pac-12 women's basketball coaches to win the Conference title in 2013-14, Commissioner Larry Scott announced Thursday at Pac-12 Women's Basketball Media Day held at the Pac-12 Networks Studios in San Francisco. The Cardinal collected a maximum number of points (121) and first-place votes (11) to earn the distinction.
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