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Amid sports shutdown, Sharp keeps broadcasting

A radio veteran who spent two decades at Tampa Bay’s biggest sports station, WDAE-AM 620, Darek Sharp is in his third season as program director of Bulls Unlimited, USF Athletics’ in-house iHeartRadio station.  Sharp was also in his third season doing USF baseball and women’s basketball play-by-play for the channel. […]

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AAC cancels all remaining spring sports amid COVID-19 pandemic

The AAC has canceled all spring competition and championships as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the conference announced Monday afternoon, officially ending the seasons for USF baseball; softball; men’s golf; women’s golf; track and field; sailing; men’s tennis; and women’s tennis. Additionally, the conference announced that all members […]

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Commentary: Close the gates

Earlier this week, in response to the coronavirus outbreak, the four active major professional sports leagues (Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, the NBA and the NHL) issued a joint statement saying that only “players and essential employees of teams and team facilities” would be allowed in locker rooms for […]

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Virus disrupts sports world

The novel coronavirus continues to affect the U.S. in unprecedented ways, and Wednesday might have been the most unprecedented — so far. Especially when it comes to the sports world. The biggest news of the day by far regarded basketball: The men’s and women’s NCAA tournaments, as well as the […]

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Besnier’s grand slam lifts Bulls over Pitt

It might be exactly the result the Bulls needed. After being swept and outscored 26-7 over the weekend by No. 1 Florida, USF baseball (6-10), thanks in part to freshman Dillon Besnier’s first career grand slam, defeated Pittsburgh 12-8 on Tuesday night at the USF Baseball Stadium. “It honestly felt […]