USF women’s basketball earns historic ranking
Coach Jose Fernandez and company can add yet another accolade to their cluttered trophy case as USF women’s basketball jumped to No. 15 in the latest AP poll.
This is the highest ranking in program history. The Bulls (12-4) continue to breeze through their conference schedule, with the exception of their 16-point loss to UConn – only the fourth team to come within 20 points of the Huskies this season
The surge comes after USF escaped New Orleans with a 4-point win over Tulane before returning home to rout East Carolina by 21 points.
Senior Courtney Williams was honored individually as the AAC Player of the Week after back-to-back double-doubles last week. Williams averaged 26 points and 12 rebounds in during that span.
Senior point guard Shalethia Stringfield also added 22 points against ECU.
USF baseball shows grit in uneven series
When looking at South Florida baseball’s series loss against Virginia Commonwealth, the scores themselves don’t paint a clear picture of what happened over the three-game slate. To begin the series, the Bulls (9-16) fell to the Rams (12-12) 18-3 on Friday in what began as a pitching battle up until the seventh inning. The next […]
USF softball begins conference play, sweeps ECU
USF softball started off conference play on a high note with a three-game sweep over the ECU Pirates. It was a great weekend for the Bulls (22-15, 3-0 AAC), as they outplayed the Pirates (21-12, 0-3 AAC) with a great offensive showing. East Carolina’s pitching staff allowed the Bulls to get on base easily, and […]
Defensive coordinator Todd Orlando focusing on ‘fundamentals’ as spring game approaches
USF’s new defensive coordinator Todd Orlando spoke at the indoor practice facility on Thursday about the football team’s game plan as the team approaches its first spring game on campus since 2019 on April 14. This is Orlando’s debut season with the Bulls (1-11, 0-8 AAC) after the firing of previous defensive coordinator Ernie Sims. […]
Looking ahead to USF’s final nonconference series
Conference play is creeping up on South Florida baseball as the calendar approaches March 31, but USF (8-14) will first have to take on Virginia Commonwealth for a three-game slate. Beginning Friday, the Bulls will aim to improve their record against the Rams (10-11) after struggling to log a weekend sweep all season long. Pitching […]
USF softball midseason report card
Halfway through its disappointing season, USF softball has garnered nearly as many losses as their previous season total. While the Bulls’ (19-15) offensive production leaves a bit to be desired by scoring just 3.44 runs per game, their high-skilled opponents should be taken into account. In its first 34 games, South Florida competed against No. […]
‘We’re moving in a new direction’: Golesh working toward improving program’s culture
When Alex Golesh stepped up to take on the difficult task of transforming a football team with a losing record into a successful one, he said he knew it would be a lot of work. In a Tuesday press conference, South Florida’s new head coach acknowledged the first spring practices have been used to establish […]