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What to expect at the Yuengling Center

The Yuengling Center, at many points during both basketball seasons, was electric last year, especially when the Bulls were pulling off last-ditch effort wins or piling on points. This year will be much different, at least through the first three men’s home games and the first four women’s games where […]

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USF basketball schedules released

With less than a week before the start of the 2020-21 men’s and women’s basketball seasons, the schedules for both teams have been set. Both schedules were released Friday afternoon. The men’s team begins its season Nov. 25 against Florida College at 11:30 a.m. at the Yuengling Center. The women’s […]

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Basketball seasons to start without fans in attendance

USF Athletics on Thursday announced fans will not be allowed at the Yuengling Center for the start of the 2020-21 basketball seasons. Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly put out a statement explaining the decision was the safest, considering the rising COVID-19 cases across the country. “After consulting with university […]

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College basketball season to begin Nov. 25

  There will officially be USF Bulls basketball this year if things go according to plan.  The NCAA’s Division I Council on Wednesday announced that the 2020-21 college basketball season will begin Nov. 25. The decision will push back the beginning of the season two weeks from the original start […]

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Return to basketball slow and meticulous

A week after football began its slow return to campus, USF basketball followed suit. Both the men’s and women’s teams began voluntary on-campus workouts Monday. But basketball’s return is much different, especially with the recent increase in coronavirus cases in Florida. The total number of cases in the state since […]

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NOTEBOOK: Men and Women’s basketball weekend recap

USF women's basketball fell to SMU 46-44 on Saturday and are now alone in 8th place in AAC standings. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS Henshaw’s second-straight double-double not enough in Dallas Despite a second-straight double-double by Tamara Henshaw, USF women’s basketball (11-9, 2-4) fell 46-44 to SMU (7-12, 3-2) on Saturday afternoon […]

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Fernandez selected as court coach for Team USA

USF head coach Jose Fernandez was selected as one of two court coaches for the U18 Women's National Basketball Team. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE USF women’s basketball coach Jose Fernandez found himself in a new position after 18 years as a head coach when he was selected as one of two […]

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Gregory adds first piece to rebuilding project

Penn State grad transfer Terrence Samuel played in 28 games last season, but didn't have much of a statistical impact.  SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE  USF coach Brian Gregory has earned the first commitment of his tenure with the Bulls, as reports surfaced Monday that Penn State graduate transfer Terrence Samuel […]