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Anor gets national honors

After his performances over the weekend, USF men’s soccer midfielder Bernardo Anor has compiled an impressive list of honors. Anor, a redshirt junior, earned most valuable player of the Embassy Suites Kickoff Classic at Florida Gulf Coast University and also was named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team of the Week. […]

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Experience is like gold

USF offensive line coach Steve Shankweiler has been around quite a few offensive lines in his 36-year coaching career. And while he said it is hard to rank the one he’s coaching now with all the others, something stands out about his current stable of players. “I think it’s as […]

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Bulls getting healthy

Senior Dontavia Bogan, still in a boot nursing a right ankle injury, didn’t practice Sunday but coach Skip Holtz didn’t rule him out for this Saturday’s game against Western Kentucky. Meanwhile, several other Bulls nursing injuries are healing. Senior tackle Jake Sims (knee), senior defensive end Craig Marshall (ankle) and […]

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Slow start costs Bulls conference opener

A sluggish start was too much to overcome for USF in its Big East opening 2-1 loss to Marquette on Friday night at the USF Soccer Stadium. On a day in which Marquette’s offense looked more aggressive than USF’s defense, the Bulls weren’t able to capitalize on opportunities throughout the […]

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Bulls get boost in finale

After failing to convert match point in the fourth set, a young USF lineup rallied to beat Jacksonville 3-2 (25-18, 19-25, 25-14, 24-26, 15-11) on Saturday night, salvaging an otherwise disappointing weekend. USF lost to New Mexico and Florida Atlantic in the Hilton Garden Inn Tournament before rallying in Saturday’s […]

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Bulls win fourth in a row

USF (4-1-1) continued its hot streak this weekend with its fourth straight win, a 1-0 victory over Drexel, to cap off its play in the Embassy Suites Kickoff Classic tournament in Fort Myers. On Thursday, USF beat No. 9 Ohio State (4-1-0), handing the Buckeyes their first loss of the […]

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Bulls back to basics

After playing on the road for three weeks and traveling through airports and hotels, the USF volleyball team is finally coming home. The Bulls (3-5) are preparing to play their first home game of the season after eight straight road games, and will host New Mexico on Friday and Florida […]

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Receiver position still wide open

USF coach Skip Holtz and his offensive staff are trying to find the pieces that fit at wide receiver. Taking advantage of the bye week, one of the main goals this week in practice has been finding potential playmakers. “That’s one of the advantages (to having a bye week). You […]

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Surging Bulls open Big East play

With one of the best starts in USF women’s soccer history under way, the Bulls hope to avoid starting the Big East season with a letdown. The Bulls (5-1-1) host Marquette (3-3-2) Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the USF Soccer Stadium. “I think as long as our team works hard […]

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Filling big shoes

USF senior defensive end David Bedford usually gets a post game reminder, by phone, as to what kind of player he is and could become.