Tag: Laquincy Rideau

The soul of USF men’s basketball

It’s hard to imagine someone who initially played both baseball and football to be referred to as the soul of a college basketball team. But that’s what coach Brian Gregory said about senior guard Laquincy Rideau. “He’s the soul of our team,” Gregory said. “He wears and plays with his […]

NOTEBOOK: Rideau staying at USF for senior season

Laquincy Rideau announced in April he was declaring for the NBA Draft. The AAC Defensive Player of the Year withdrew his name from the draft Tuesday and will remain at USF for his senior season. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB He’s back — or, rather, he’s not leaving. Laquincy Rideau announced Tuesday night […]

Rideau back in stride after missing last season

Laquincy Rideau leads Division I men's basketball in steals per game. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB He had to sit out the 2017-18 season due to NCAA transfer rules. He likely would have missed a majority of that season anyway due to a broken foot that sidelined him from practice until after Christmas. […]

Rideau shines in Bulls’ loss to Cincinnati

Laquincy Rideau scored a career-high 26 points on Jan. 15 in USF's 82-74 loss at Cincinnati. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS  Despite a personal-best game by Laquincy Rideau, USF men’s basketball (12-5, 2-3) dropped its second-straight game, falling 82-74 to Cincinnati (15-3, 4-1) on Tuesday night at Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati. […]