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Bulls begin regular season

Stan Heath said there will be a lot of challenges facing the South Florida men’s basketball team this season. The first one, he said, will be Friday’s matchup against Southern Methodist at 7 p.m. at the Sun Dome. The game will mark the beginning of the second season of the […]

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Big East final in Tampa

The South Florida men’s soccer team has more than payback on its mind this time. The No. 2-seed Bulls look to avenge their September loss and secure a spot in the Big East title game with a win over Notre Dame (12-5-2) in the semifinals Friday night at 7 at […]

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Adjusting to the pros

A lot of pressure comes with firsts. Just ask former USF cornerback Mike Jenkins. Jenkins was the first player in USF history to be picked in the first round of the NFL draft. He went No. 25 overall to the Dallas Cowboys in April’s NFL draft, and said he was […]

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Sports Notebook: Sixth recruit to join team

South Florida women’s basketball coach Jose Fernandez confirmed that the Bulls received their fifth oral commitment of the 2009 class Tuesday, but an unidentified sixth player will likely be announced this week. Jessica Monroe, a 6-foot-2 forward from Durham, N.C., pledged that she would join the Bulls in the early […]

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Bulls win final exhibition

Turnovers, poor three-point shooting and a pesky University of Tampa backcourt plagued the South Florida men’s basketball team Monday night. The Bulls turned the ball over 13 times and went 4-of-14 from the three-point line, but managed to fight off the Spartans 79-64 in their final tune-up for the regular […]

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Final tuneup

Though it may not count in the record books, tonight’s exhibition between the South Florida men’s basketball team and the University of Tampa is important to coach Stan Heath. “These games mean a lot because they help our guys build confidence going into the regular season,” he said. “It helps […]

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Bulls keep season going

After a week off, the South Florida men’s soccer team was  anxious to take its home field against Georgetown in the Big East tournament quarterfinals. The Bulls didn’t waste much time making the most of the opportunity. Senior Jordan Seabrook scored twice — once in the third minute of the game […]

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Two losses force USF into corner

With each win in the volleyball team’s five-game home stand, the Bulls’ momentum snowballed. Now, a winless four-game road trip seems to have melted that pacing, bogging down the Bulls as they fight to make the Big East tournament. USF (15-12, 5-7) fell in two straight-set matches to the St. […]

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Lessinger preaches defense as they prepare for road trip

Two things that coach Claire Lessinger said she’s noticed in the volleyball team this week is team energy and defensive improvement. The team hopes to build on these things as it hits the road once again, this time to St. John’s and Connecticut. SF (15-10, 5-5) comes into this weekend […]

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Bulls cruise in final exhibition

It isn’t hard for South Florida to score points when Shantia Grace is playing well. Led by the senior’s five assists and 13 points, the Bulls defeated DT3, a team of former college players, 81-55 on Wednesday night in an exhibition. “I think I shared the ball well,” Grace said. […]