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Just another soccer game

As USF (13-5-3) prepares to face Auburn (11-5-7) in the first round of the NCAA tournament Friday night in Tallahassee, coach Denise Schilte-Brown put her team’s accomplishments in perspective. “The girls just have to realize that this is just another soccer game,” Schilte-Brown said. “We just have to forget the […]

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Bulls receive Big East honors

Linebacker Jacquian Williams was named the Big East Defensive Player of the Week, and kicker Maikon Bonani was named Special Teams Player of the Week for their performances in last week’s 28-27 win over Rutgers. Williams, who sacked Rutgers quarterback Chas Dodd on fourth-and-three with the Scarlet Knights in USF […]

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USF draws Auburn in NCAA first round

The 2010 edition of USF’s women’s soccer team (13-4-3) became the first in program history to make the NCAA tournament on Monday. Players, coaches and media gathered around a big screen TV in the USF athletic facility’s Big East Room to hear official word on the Bulls’ NCAA status. The […]

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Bulls fall in championship, prepare for tournament

This year’s version of the USF women’s soccer team (13-5-3) was supposed to be one year away from contention. Even though the Bulls’ deep run in the Big East tournament ended in a 1-0 loss to West Virginia in Sunday’s championship game in Piscataway, N.J., the Bulls proved they have […]

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USF drops third straight

Coming off a loss to St. John’s in straight sets Friday, the USF volleyball team looked to rebound Sunday against Connecticut. Instead, the Bulls (10-14, 6-7) lost decisively to the Huskies (5-18, 3-9), getting swept in straight sets, 21-25, 20-25 and 22-25. Coach Claire Lessinger said the offense struggled to […]

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Bulls dinged up woes

Several USF players suffered injuries in last week’s 28-27 win against Rutgers. While some – including quarterback B.J. Daniels (turf toe) and running backs Demetris Murray and Mo Plancher (knee) – are regaining their health, coach Skip Holtz said others are limited. Daniels, Murray and Plancher practiced Sunday, but senior […]

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Seniors lead the way to 100th win in program history

A pair of seniors on both sides of the ball led the University of South Florida to a 28-27 win over Rutgers on Wednesday night, helping the school to its 100th win in program history. USF (5-3, 2-2) needs one more win to become bowl eligible and is back in […]

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Surging Bulls look for next step in historic run

The USF women’s soccer team (12-4-3) is on a dream run this season, with momentum on its side as it looks to move one step closer to its first Big East championship. In a situation similar to USF’s first-round match when it won at Georgetown in the quarterfinals Monday after […]

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Bulls come up short to WVU

Despite ending the regular season with a loss, the USF men’s soccer team entered the Big East tournament looking to earn another conference crown. Instead, the Bulls (9-5-4) came up short against West Virginia (10-6-2), losing 2-1 in the tournament’s first round. The Mountaineers got off to a quick start, […]

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Bulls face another Big East nemesis

USF coach Skip Holtz said Rutgers’ dominance of the Bulls in recent years has been a heavy topic of conversation for his team in the past two weeks as it prepares for a home game against the Scarlet Knights tonight at 7. “You start hearing the numbers … I remind […]