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OPINION: USF, UCF and the 2-for-1

The War on I-4 trophy isn't the only thing USF and UCF want. Both programs desire high-profile Power Five opponents, but only USF has been succesful at scheduling them recently. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB USF captured the attention of the college football world last week when it was announced the Bulls did […]

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Attendance reaches seven-year high in War on I-4 rivalry game

USF announced a season-high 7,231 attendance at Wednesday's basketball game against UCF. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB There was a buzz in the Yuengling Center on Wednesday night. The men’s basketball edition of the War on I-4 meant something. While UCF beat USF 75-63, it was the first time in a long time […]

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Without top scorer Ferreira, short-handed Bulls fall to UCF

USF sophomore guard Enna Pehadzic battles a UCF defender on Jan. 8 at the Yuengling Center. Pehadzic recorded her second double-double of the season in the Bulls' 62-49 loss to the Knights. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB   Without its leading scorer, USF women’s basketball fell to UCF 62-49 on Tuesday in the […]

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Women’s basketball takes on UCF in ‘just another game’

Coach Jose Fernandez and the Bulls continue their conference schedule Tuesday at the Yuengling Center against UCF.  ORACLE FILE PHOTO After a victory on the road at Temple to begin conference play, USF women’s basketball (10-5, 1-0) returns to the Yuengling Center on Tuesday night to take on War on I-4 […]

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OPINION: Takeaways from Friday’s War on I-4

USF was unable to spoil UCF's undefeated season in Friday's War on I-4, but the loss has some fans asking what happens next. ORACLE PHOTO/SAM NEWLON USF football fell to No. 9 UCF 38-10 on Friday at Raymond James Stadium. Give USF credit, the entire game wasn’t as ugly as many […]

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Halftime Thoughts: USF vs. UCF

USF trails in-state rival UCF 17-3 entering halftime. The Bulls are looking to snap UCF's undefeated streak. ORACLE PHOTO/SAM NEWLON  USF trails No. 9 UCF 17-3 at halftime. Even though there’s not much on the line for either team beside the War on I-4 trophy, the game is surprisingly close. Here’s […]

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OPINION: The importance of the War on I-4

USF returns to Raymond James Stadium on Black Friday to take on in-state rival UCF. Last year's game was competitive with a shot at the conference championship on the line, but that isn't the case this year. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS It wasn’t supposed to be like this. This was supposed […]

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USF seniors help make history after tough first years

USF senior receiver Rodney Adams leads all USF receivers in catches (60) and yards (755) this season in one of the best offenses in school  history. ORACLE PHOTO/JACOB HOAG Finishing with the most wins in a single season in program history, USF football’s 2016 senior class will go down as […]

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At 7’6”, Tacko Fall provides a tall order for USF

USF sophomore center Ruben Guerrero (left), who stands 6-foot-11, tries to guard UCF's 7-foot-6 center Tacko Fall (right) in Wednesday's meeting in the Sun Dome. ORACLE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU When the USF men’s basketball team stepped out of the tunnel of CFE Arena in Orlando two weeks ago, the Bulls looked […]