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Volleyball’s two wins earn Big East Tournament berth

South Florida volleyball players celebrated in the middle of the court Sunday, knowing that they had punched their tickets to the Big East Championship Tournament in Pittsburgh with two key wins. USF (17-12, 7-7) defeated the Seton Hall Pirates (14-15, 6-8) in five sets and the Villanova Wildcats (14-16, 5-9) […]

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Bulls can’t contain Rutgers’ Britt

Just before Rutgers wide-receiver Kenny Britt danced across the goal line on a 93-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter on Saturday, it started to rain at Raymond James Stadium. And when it rains, it pours. “We had a guy on him,” USF coach Jim Leavitt said. “We just didn’t […]

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Men’s soccer wins first Big East title

Freshman Sebastien Thuriere put his jersey over his face and sprinted to the student section behind the goal, where he was thronged by fans and teammates after scoring the game-winning goal against St. John’s on Sunday. The win gives the South Florida men’s soccer team its first Big East championship […]

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Bulls drop third straight

Fans were nowhere to be found. Players were silent, holding their heads in their hands. When it was finally over, the South Florida football team left the field as quickly and quietly as possible, staring at a scoreboard that showed just how far it has fallen this season. In their […]

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Bulls win two, take USF Invitational

It took just two games for the South Florida women’s basketball team to win their first hardware of the season. USF (2-0) defeated Loyola University of Maryland 94-46 in the final of the USF Shootout at the Sun Dome on Sunday, earning the USF Invitational trophy. “I think we had […]

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Women’s basketball scores its highest season-opener to date

Talk about a debut. Newcomers Alexis Givands and Janae Stokes helped USF defeat Central Connecticut State 100-48 Saturday night at the Sun Dome. The 100-point total marked the highest for a season opener under coach Jose Fernandez. “We got up and down the floor tonight well, and that’s the way […]

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Rutgers’ win gives USF its biggest loss at home

Chants from the small contingent of Rutgers’ faithful echoed through Raymond James Stadium Saturday as the South Florida Bulls continued to freefall down the Big East standings. USF (6-4, 1-4) lost for the third game in a row to a Rutgers (5-5, 4-2) team that handed the Bulls their worst-ever […]

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USF hosts Rutgers

Sixteen days. That’s how long the South Florida football team has had to think about its 24-10 loss to Cincinnati — the loss that all but killed the Bulls’ hopes for a Big East title. The Bulls take the field at noon Saturday, when they host the Rutgers Scarlet Knights […]

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Bulls play for Big East berth, seniors in weekend matches

Both a challenge and an award await the USF volleyball team this weekend — whether it wins or loses. Not only will it look to earn a Big East tournament berth, but it will take some time to honor its seniors as well. USF (15-12, 5-7) will close out its […]

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Aiming for the postseason

The South Florida women’s basketball program has made postseason appearances in each of the past five years. The quest for a sixth begins this weekend. “Every single day in practice we think about making it to the NCAA tournament,” coach Jose Fernandez said. “That, without a doubt, is our ultimate […]