Thursday October 16th, 2014

Stanford Cardinal vs. Arizona State Sun Devils

No. 23 Stanford and No. 17 Arizona State will meet in Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona Saturday night. The Cardinal rebounded from their loss to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish with a 34-17 victory over the Washington State Cougars last Friday to improve to 4-2. The Sun Devils enjoyed a bye a week after completing a Hail Mary to defeat the USC Trojans 38-34. That win improved their record to 4-1.

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

How to watch

Details for Friday's game are below: 

Kickoff: 10:30 p.m. ET

Live Stream: The game can be live streamed here

TV Coverage: ESPN

Radio: For Stanford radio affiliates, click here. For Arizona State radio affiliates, click here

Season Recap

Arizona State

10/18: Bye

10/11: Arizona State 38, USC 34

USC held a 34-25 lead with just 3:02 to play, but 17 seconds later, ASU's Mike Bercovici found Cameron Smith for a 73-yard touchdown to cut the lead to 34-32. Arizona State then forced a three-and-out. After a USC punt, Bercovici found Gary Chambers for a 26-yard gain. After a spike stopped the clock, Bercovici threw to the end zone as time ran out and the pass was caught by Jaelen Strong, giving Arizona State the victory. Bercovici finished with 510 passing yards and five touchdowns.

09/25: UCLA 62, Arizona State 27

The Arizona State offense outgained the UCLA offense, 626-580, and held a 17-6 lead early in the second quarter before the Bruins offense took over. Mike Bercovici made the start under center in place of the injured Taylor Kelly and finished with 488 passing yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions. Wide receiver Jaelen Strong finished the night with 146 yards on 12 catches. 

09/20: Bye

09/13: Arizona State 38, Colorado 24

Junior running back D.J. Foster ran for 147 yards and a touchdown. Three different wide receivers caught touchdowns from quarterback Taylor Kelly, who finished the game with 195 passing yards. The Sun Devils' defense forced three turnovers for the second straight game.

09/06: Arizona State 58, New Mexico 23

Arizona State forced three turnovers and held New Mexico to just 337 yards of total offense. D.J. Foster ran for 216 rushing yards and a touchdown. The Sun Devils finished the game with 423 rushing yards and six touchdowns as a team.

08/28Weber State 14, Arizona State 45

D.J. Foster paced the Sun Devils offense with 147 yards and three touchdowns on the ground, and wide receiver Jaelen Strong hauled in 10 catches for 146 yards. Arizona State outgained Weber State 570-380.

Stanford

10/10: Stanford 34, Washington State 17

Stanford bounced back from its loss to Notre Dame with a victory over Washington State.The Stanford defense bested the high-powered Washington State offense, holding the Cougars to just 266 total yards. Kevin Hogan threw for 284 yards and three touchdowns and Stanford outgained Washington State by 217 yards on the ground.

10/04: Notre Dame 17, Stanford 14

Stanford suffered its second loss of the season during Week 6 to Notre Dame. The Cardinal allowed an Everett Golson touchdown pass with one minute to go in the game to give the Irish the victory. Kevin Hogan threw for just 158 yards with no touchdowns and two interceptions. Stanford finished with just 270 yards of total offense. 

09/27: Stanford 20, Washington 13

Stanford earned its first Pac-12 victory this season over WashingtonKevin Hogan threw for 178 yards and one touchdown with one interception. Remound Wright was the top performer out of the backfield with 63 yards on 14 carries. The Stanford defense carried the team to victory, limiting Washington's offense to just 179 total yards. 

09/13: Stanford 35, Army 0

The Cardinal defense recorded its second shutout of the season's first three games. Wide receiver Devon Cajuste caught a career-high three touchdowns for Stanford. Running back Barry Sanders ran for a career-high 92 yards on nine carries.

09/06: USC 13, Stanford 10

The loss snapped Stanford's 17-game home winning streak, which was the longest in the country. The Cardinal outgained USC 413-291 but had two turnovers. Kicker Jordan Williamson missed two field goals.

08/30: Stanford 45, UC Davis 0

After offseason shoulder surgery, wide receiver Ty Montgomery returned a punt 60 yards for a touchdown and had five catches for 77 yards and a touchdown. The defense held UC Davis to just 115 total yards. Quarterback Kevin Hogan averaged 12.8 yards per attempt and had three touchdowns.

- Andrew Melnick

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