Tag: UConn

The ‘dog’ days are over for AAC

UConn is on its way out of the AAC. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB There will soon be one less familiar face in USF's conference. That’s because UConn is leaving the AAC in favor of “returning” to the Big East, though the earliest the move will happen is July 1, 2020. Of […]

OPINION: USF vs. UConn takeaways

Blake Barnett and Mitchell Wilcox sit on the sidelines and discuss USF’s previous offensive drive. ORACLE PHOTO/SAM NEWLON No. 21 USF (7-0, 3-0) defeated UConn (1-6, 0-4) 38-30 on Saturday at Raymond James Stadium. USF’s 7-0 record matches a program-best, originally set last season. Here are some takeaways from Saturday night’s […]

What could have been if not for UConn?

UConn has eliminated USF in the last three AAC tournament finals. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ No team gets to select its conference foes. For the most part it’s the luck of the draw, and from there, you’re stuck with what you have. For USF women’s basketball, they have virtually the […]

Bulls drop eighth straight in blowout

Freshman guard Michael Bibby Jr. scored 14 points for USF, but the Bulls let the game slip away in the second half before eventually losing to UConn, 81-60. ORACLE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ USF men’s basketball will once again have to wait another game before its first win under interim coach Murry […]