Taggart announces initial coaching changes
Less than a week after being appointed as head football coach, Willie Taggart announced initial coaching staff changes Thursday.
While members of the former staff, including assistant coach Kevin Patrick, offensive coordinator Todd Fitch and defensive coordinator Chris Cosh, were let go, one member of the former staff was retained former running backs coach Larry Scott.
Scott has been tapped to serve as offensive assistant, while Taggart announced that Raymond Woodie, who coached with Taggart at Western Kentucky, would join as defensive assistant. Both Woodie and Scott are seen as strong recruiters something Taggart said he will prioritize in the coming seasons.
Since being officially announced as coach on Saturday, Taggart has received three commitments from Fort Lauderdale quarterback Mike White and El Dorado, Kan. defensive players Torrel Saffold and Rahmon Swain.
USF pitching coach announces departure from program
After losing in the American Baseball Championship semifinals against No. 15 ECU, pitching coach Karsten Whitson parted ways with USF baseball on Tuesday. Following a challenging regular season, the Bulls (21-39, 7-17 AAC) made an unexpected run as the eighth seed in the tourney before dropping two games, 3-1 and 14-7, to the top-seeded Pirates […]
Women’s soccer announces 2023 schedule
South Florida women’s soccer released their schedule for the upcoming 2023 season on Tuesday. The Bulls are looking to get back on track following a 5-0 shutout loss to SMU in the opening round of last year’s conference tournament. https://twitter.com/USFWSOC/status/1663632525477163009?s=20 USF will play each of the six conference newcomers, along with seven non-conference matchups. The […]
Bulls end unlikely tournament run with losses to East Carolina
After two upset victories earlier this week against ECU and UCF, USF baseball suffered back-to-back losses against No. 15 ECU in the AAC Baseball Championship semifinals on Saturday to end their season. If South Florida had won one of its two games, it would have clinched a Baseball Championship berth. Coming into the tournament seeded […]
USF finance committee approves $340 million plan for on-campus stadium
USF’s Board of Trustees (BOT) finance committee unanimously approved to incur a $200 million debt for the on-campus stadium in a meeting on Tuesday morning. The project’s total cost, which includes construction, design, contingency and furnishings and equipment, is estimated to be $340 million according to the BOT’s finance agenda. Financing for the stadium […]
Men’s basketball rounds out coaching staff with four new hires
After hiring his assistant coaches and chief of staff earlier this week, coach Amir Abdur-Rahim added four new support staff members on Thursday. Like many hires on Abdur-Rahim’s staff, some held positions at the rookie coach’s previous stops. In contrast, others are notable members with thorough experience in collegiate sports. Griffin McHone Continuing the Kennesaw […]
Catching up with men’s soccer’s new transfers
With a handful of departures from the 2022-23 season, the men’s soccer team has filled in the gaps with nine new transfers announced for this season. So far, the Bulls have reported four new offensive players, three defensive players and two new goalkeepers. Here’s a sneak peek of what the new players could bring to […]