Tag: Willie Taggart

Know the foe: SMU

USF at SMU • CBS Sports Network • 7 p.m.   Boasting one of the most opportunistic defenses in the country, Southern Methodist is coming off a week in which it forced five turnovers en route to a 55-31 win at East Carolina. Tied for third in the nation with […]

Mack makes history in win over Bearcats

Marlon Mack scored on touchdown runs of four yards and 49 yards in USF’s 45-20 win over Cincinnati on Saturday. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/JACOB HOAG Ever since Marlon Mack’s electric 275-yard, four-touchdown debut for USF against Western Carolina in 2014, it has been apparent coach Willie Taggart has a unique athlete […]

USF football deserves students’ support

Students and fans fill the stands of Raymond James Stadium during the 2007 season, in which the Bulls finished with a 9-4 record. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS.COM For the last several years, USF has had a flourishing student body and an empty student section at most football games. Many students […]

Brothers reunited

Senior Rodney Adams (87) returns as USF's leading receiver from 2015, bringing with him an old friend and high school teammate in Marquez Valdes-Scantling.  It was a scorching hot August afternoon at the Frank Morsani Football Practice Complex and Rodney Adams and Marquez Valdes-Scantling were working on running routes, trying […]

Big things to come from USF’s tight end duo

Sophomore Elkanah "Kano" Dillion broke out during last year's season opener against Florida A&M with four catches and 126 yards, but failed to live up to the hype as the season progressed. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU Much was made of tight end Elkanah Dillon’s breakout performance in USF’s opening game […]