USF edges Texas Tech
USF rebounded nicely after a 77-75 overtime loss to No. 23 BYU on Friday, beating Texas Tech 64-61 in its last game of the South Padre Invitational on Saturday.
Junior forward Ron Anderson Jr. scored a team-high 16 points on 5-of-6 shooting. Anderson was one of five Bulls in double-figures.
Sophomore guards Jawanza Poland and Shaun Noriega added 12 and 13 on 3-of-5 shooting from 3-point range, respectively.
USF trailed 19-9 but took a 35-32 lead into halftime.
The Bulls return home against Virginia Commonwealth on Wednesday.
After a 59-38 win against UAB on Friday, the Bulls (4-3) lost to Samford (3-2) 64-47 at the Samford Thanksgiving Classic on Saturday.
Junior guard Andrea Smith led the team once again with 16 points, shooting 6-of-14 from the floor. Senior forward Leondra Doomes-Stephens added 13 points.
USF begins a four-game home stand on Tuesday against Florida Atlantic, and the team plays its first conference game against No. 1 Connecticut on Thursday.
Former Bulls attempt to impress NFL scouts during Pro Day
When the nerves finally subsided after getting combine tested at the Indoor Performance Facility on Wednesday, former offensive lineman Brad Cecil could finally take a breath of relief. “To be honest with you, I didn’t sleep at all last night,” Cecil said. Cecil is one of nine former USF football players hoping someone from the […]
Women’s basketball season in review
After losing to South Carolina 76-45 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on March 19, USF women’s basketball’s season came to an end. While the Bulls (27-7,15-1 AAC) matched program records in total wins, including longest winning streak and best home record, the AAC did not go the way they had hoped. Before […]
The powerful women working alongside USF women’s soccer coach
One of USF women’s soccer coach Denise Schilte-Brown’s strongest qualities is her natural competitive nature, but what isn’t always shown is the powerful female athletic department that has helped her get to where she is now. Schilte-Brown began her coaching career shortly after graduating from the University of Maryland where she played as a striker. […]
Kennesaw State’s Amir Abdur-Rahim hired as men’s basketball coach
USF Athletics Director Michael Kelly announced the hire of former Kennesaw State head coach Amir Abdur-Rahim Wednesday afternoon, filling the role that former men’s basketball coach Brian Gregory previously held. Welcome to the Bay, @SunsetAMIR ‼️ A dynamic new leader for @USFMBB 🏀📝https://t.co/4I2ziCEpBf#HornsUp🤘 pic.twitter.com/eg9oimQ8g8 — USF Athletics (@USFAthletics) March 29, 2023 Although it was confirmed […]
Track and field in midst of historic season
Just over two months into their season, USF track and field has had a successful and record-breaking year. The Bulls have made a splash among DI competitions this season, including racking up a national title during the NCAA Indoor Championship held from March 10 to 11. Junior Romaine Beckford took home the men’s high jump […]
Healthy competition fuels football spring practices
As South Florida football approaches the halfway mark of spring ball, good attitudes and healthy competition have been positives that Bulls coach Alex Golesh has noticed. Now that USF is hearing pads pop at practice, Golesh said he views the team as a competitive group that loves the game, making them a fun squad to […]