Tag: SMU


Nichols again masks defensive woes in win

Junior defensive back Deatrick Nichols caught his team-leading third and fourth interceptions on Saturday against SMU in a game the Bulls defense barely survived. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ For anyone paying attention to USF football in 2016, it’s been plain to see that the Bulls’ defense has been the Achilles […]


Know the foe: SMU

USF at SMU • CBS Sports Network • 7 p.m.   Boasting one of the most opportunistic defenses in the country, Southern Methodist is coming off a week in which it forced five turnovers en route to a 55-31 win at East Carolina. Tied for third in the nation with […]


Despite postseason ban, SMU picked to finish No. 1 in AAC coaches poll

SMU coach Larry Brown said he was "embarrassed" of the sanctions levied against his program during Tuesday's American Athletic Conference media day at the Amway Center in Orlando. ORACLE PHOTO/JEFF ODOM ORLANDO — Southern Methodist seniors Nic Moore and Markus Kennedy each sported diamond-encrusted AAC championship rings on their right […]