NBA All-Star forward LeBron James agreed to a contract extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday. James’ extension, which will keep him on the Cavs through at least the 2009-10 season, is worth $60 million.
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“I would rather have taken a punch in the jaw than have heard that.” Zinedine Zidane, French soccer player, talking about the comments Italy’s Marco Materazzi said to Zidane about his mother and sister, which prompted him to headbutt Materazzi in the World Cup final Sunday.
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Third-year volleyball assistant coach Erik Peterson was named the Youth National A2 Team’s assistant coach. Peterson will help train 50 athletes later this month in Fort Lauderdale.
2006 USF football recruits no longer with team
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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 […]