About 15 residents of GreenbergOpolis made the trip to Cincinnati from Tampa. Led by “Sheriff” Terry Lucas, who dressed in orange prison fatigues to mock the Bearcats’ history of run-ins with police, and the Green and Gold Guys, the group filed into the arena chanting, “Let’s go Bulls, let’s go Bulls.” In total, USF fans numbered around 50.
THE RED SEA
While there was a smattering of fans from other schools in attendance, the Bearcats took full advantage of a raucous home crowd. One look at the 17,000-seat Firstar Center revealed few colors except red.
WHAT’S FOR DIENER?
It’s a family affair for the Dieners when it comes to Conference USA basketball. Travis plays for Marquette, his cousin Drew for Saint Louis and Drew’s brother Drake for DePaul. Travis’ arrival, however, coincided with the departure of Drew, whose Billikens were bounced from the tournament by Tulane Wednesday night. But Travis and Drew can still claim bragging rights at family barbecues this year: Drake Diener’s Blue Demons were one of only two teams not to earn a trip to the tournament.
- Brandon Wright
At the half, a 14-point lead meant USF was on track to win its first conference game in over a calendar year. That energy was kept up even with under five minutes to go when the Bulls were up 33-20. Then USF watched as its lead went from comfortable, to slim, to nonexistent in the […]
Under normal circumstances, Grant Nolder, president of the USF flag football team would be preparing for the club’s biggest competition of the year, the Swamp Bowl. The annual tournament, hosted at UF, typically takes place during the fall semester and features some of the best club flag football teams in the country. Winners of the […]
Coach Brian Gregory said Tuesday the Bulls didn’t play complete, 40-minute games in their two losses last week. It’s debatable if they did Wednesday night against East Carolina (11-18, 5-11) at the Yuengling Center, but it was more than enough to put up a 73-68 overtime win. “It’s funny. There were stretches where we played […]
Student Government (SG) launched the first-of-its-kind, merit-based scholarship to students Nov. 5 on USF’s Tampa campus. As a part of Student Body President Britney Deas and Student Body Vice President Travis McCloskey’s platform, Bull S.H.I.F.T., — Success, Health, Innovation, Finance and Tradition — the SG’s Student Leadership Scholarship consists of two merit-based scholarships which will […]
A plan drafted on a bar napkin two years ago has now become the USF Jabil Innovation Institute, a multi-million dollar institute combining the College of Engineering and the Muma College of Business. Senior Vice President of Advancement and CEO of the USF Foundation Joel Momberg and Jabil CEO Mark Mondello jotted the idea down […]