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Perry could make return against East Carolina

USF junior forward Chris Perry averaged 9.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game prior to his suspension on Jan. 23. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU There is a possibility that USF men’s basketball forward Chris Perry could rejoin the team tonight when the Bulls take on East Carolina. There is no […]

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Temple outlasts USF’s strong shooting

USF junior guard Nehemias Morillo scored 16 points in USF’s 77-65 loss to Temple on Sunday. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU It was an uncharacteristic night for USF men’s basketball on the road against Temple. Shooting the ball an efficient 55 percent, USF had the second-best performance of any Temple opponent […]

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Temple ends USF’s brief win streak

Sophomore center Ruben Guerrero recorded a double-double in the Bulls' 70-63 loss to Temple on Sunday. ORACLE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ In a season riddled with injuries and suspensions, it would be easy to point to those as excuses for the Bulls disappointing 5-18 record this season. USF fell to Temple 70-63 […]

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USF men’s basketball gets the win despite Perry’s suspension

Freshman guard Jahmal McMurray erupted for 30 points in USF’s upset over Houston on Saturday. McMurray played all 40 minutes for the Bulls. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU Playing without its most experienced player, the USF men’s basketball team was able to pull off the upset in Houston, ending a nine-game […]

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Cousins and company put an emphasis on shot-blocking

Senior center Jaleel Cousins ranks 72nd in Division-I with 1.8 blotcked shots per game. USF currently ranks 9th as a whole, giving them something to feel good about in an otherwise dissapointing season. ORACLE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU When a player enters the paint, Jaleel Cousins has two options: block the shot […]

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Former WNBA President Orender gives insight into gender in sports

Former WNBA President and business executive Donna Orender spoke at USF's Sports and Entertainment Management Lecture Series Thursday evening. ORACLE PHOTO/JACOB HOAG An innovator, a motivator and a portrait of ambition, she transcends the playing surface to provide a fresh look on gender equality. In a domain overrun by men, […]

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Flustered Antigua challenges team following 80-71 loss to Tulane

ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ ADAM MATHIEU As senior Nehemias Morillo and Chris Perry sat down at the postgame press conference Tuesday night, their dejected demeanor told the story of their season. Perry looked at the floor, eyes steadfast on the green table in front of him; Morillo shielded his mouth with […]

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McMurray not the hero for USF, but surely an important asset

Jahmal McMurray scored a game-high 16 points in USF's 54-51 loss to Cincinatti on Sunday. The young playmaker is carrying USF averaging 34 minutes per game. ORACLE PHOTO/ ADAM MATHIEU When the game was on the line on Sunday – USF down three to Cincinnati — the ball was in […]