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USF begins phased return to campus for student-athletes

USF announced a phased plan for student-athletes to return to campus Tuesday following months away due to the coronavirus pandemic. Football will be the first to return with voluntary on-campus workouts beginning Wednesday. Student-athletes from other USF sports will be phased in throughout the summer. Athletes on both basketball teams […]

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USF coaches react

In the wake of the death of George Floyd, protests have escalated in cities across the country, including Tampa. On Saturday, 40 businesses throughout the City of Tampa were burglarized, five set on fire, over 45 Tampa police cars were damaged and 41 arrests were made, according to Tampa Police […]

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Driving away with the ultimate Perk

Anyone who’s ever taken a sick day has likely sat on their couch and watched “The Price is Right,” likely with jealousy as contestants jump for joy over the prospect of winning a new car. Not a bad haul for playing a few games of Plinko. However, this summer, one […]

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New cross country/track and field head coach named

Erik Jenkins was named USF's cross country/track and field head coach Thursday. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS The first coaching hire of the Michael Kelly era has taken place. Kelly announced the hiring of Erik Jenkins as cross country/track and field head coach Thursday. Jenkins comes to USF from Western Kentucky, where […]

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USF Athletics Hall of Fame inductees announced

Sara Nevins was one of three former Bulls announced as USF Athletics Hall of Fame inductees Tuesday. ORACLE FILE PHOTO The USF Athletics Hall of Fame will have three new names this fall. Shantia Grace (women’s basketball, 2005-09), Sara Nevins (softball, 2011-14) and George Selvie (football, 2006-09) will be the next […]

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USF athletes find balance as finals approach

Jordan Santos (5) and other USF athletes find a balance between athletics and academics as finals week approaches. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS There are only a few weeks left in the spring semester and that means there is one thing standing in most students way before summer: finals. Students often […]