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USF men’s basketball faces new expectations next season

Despite a recent CBI championship, coach Brian Gregory says there is a set of expectations for next season's team when there were few this year. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB This wasn’t supposed to be USF men’s basketball’s season at all. After a rocky first season, coach Brian Gregory led the Bulls […]

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Reliving USF’s season from a fan’s perspective

Fans line up to welcome back the USF men's basketball team after their championship win on Friday. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB After a 10-22 season a year ago and a roster that had only been together 16 months to begin the season, an invite to any tournament this year seemed unlikely for USF […]

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CHAMPIONS AT LAST

USF's victory in the CBI final marks the Bulls' first championship since the 1990 Sun Belt Tournament. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS For the first time in almost 30 years, USF men’s basketball can say it is a champion. The Bulls (24-14) cut down the nets after a 77-65 victory against DePaul […]

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Collins lifts Bulls to victory in Game 1 of CBI final

USF's bench reacts during Game 1 of the College Basketball Invitational final round Monday at the Yuengling Center. The Bulls won 63-61 and are one victory from winning the tournament championship. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB Guard David Collins had a chance to seal a victory in Round 1 of the College Basketball […]

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Bulls face DePaul in CBI championship round

Alexis Yetna (10) has recorded a double-double in each of USF's three games in the College Basketball Invitational. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB For the first time in program history, USF men’s basketball will play games in April. The Bulls play for the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) championship starting Monday night at 7 […]

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Bulls defeat Loyola-Marymount, advance to CBI finals

Alexis Yetna (10) recorded his 14th double-double of the season in USF's victory over Loyola-Marymount on Thursday at the Yuengling Center. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB The Bulls made history and advanced to the College Basketball Invitational championship series, as they defeated Loyola-Marymount 56-47 on Thursday night at the Yuengling Center. The victory […]

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USF is among a handful of teams still playing basketball this season

Brian Gregory and the Bulls are among 30 teams left playing basketball in this season's postseason tournaments. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB For the first time in program history, USF men’s basketball is one of only a handful teams still standing toward the end of the season. After a dominant defensive performance where […]

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Bulls take on Utah Valley in second round of CBI

USF battled back from a 25-point deficit to defeat Stony Brook last week. Now the Bulls must get past Utah Valley on Monday to keep their season alive. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB After its record-breaking 25-point comeback win against Stony Brook on Wednesday, USF men’s basketball (20-13) continues its run in […]