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Bulls job a homecoming for Shepardson

It wasn’t a hard decision for USF volleyball’s new coach to make, even though it involves a move across the country. And why not? It is, after all, a homecoming for Jolene Shepardson. For the Tampa native and USF alumna, leaving San Jose State, where she had been the coach […]

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NOTEBOOK: 3 Bulls named to provisional national rosters

For those who have been advocating on behalf of now-former USF women’s soccer striker Evelyne Viens to get a chance to play on the international stage, that wish might soon be granted. Viens, along with former teammates Chyanne Dennis and Ricquelle Farquharson, were named to their countries’ provisional rosters ahead […]

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Business as usual for Moore and Bulls

After more than 20 years with USF softball, coach Ken Eriksen is taking a break.  But it’s for an important reason: Eriksen is putting his USF coaching duties on hold to lead Team USA in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. “We have some smart people in administration right now that have […]

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Kelly names new head volleyball coach

USF volleyball has its new leader. Jolene Shepardson was named head coach of the Bulls on Thursday, Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly announced. A native of Tampa, Shepardson (née Patton) helped lead USF to its most recent conference championship during the 2002 season. She ranked second on the team […]

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Jeff Scott named head football coach

Michael Kelly and Associates has its man. Jeff Scott, Clemson’s co-offensive coordinator since 2015, was named the fifth head coach in program history late Monday afternoon by Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly. “Jeff is a very bright, enthusiastic and driven leader for our program and we are thrilled to […]

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Big win comes at big cost

It was obvious that USF (6-4) came out with a point to prove on Friday night against Alabama State (3-4) after its struggles in the Cancun Challenge last week. The Bulls went 0-3 in Cancun and lost their top-25 ranking. But USF made its message loud and clear, as the […]