[ By Joey Knight: USF fans who invested in the 2018-19 Bulls are getting some of the greatest value in program history. The latest version possesses flair for both the historic and dramatic. Down by 13 in the first half against American Athletic Conference doormat East Carolina, the Bulls rallied for a bizarre 72-68 overtime victory Sunday in the nightcap of a Yuengling Center doubleheader. ] … [Read more...] about View Photo Gallery: The USF Bulls defeated the ECU Pirates, 72-68
Scott Springer Cincinnati Enquirer Published 7:22 PM EST Jan 15, 2019 It's been three games in six days for the University of Cincinnati who tips off with the South Florida Bulls at 7 p.m. at Fifth Third Arena Tuesday night. The Bearcats have won 32 of the previous 40 match-ups, including the last nine in a row. The Bearcats have never lost to USF at Fifth Third Arena. Thus far, UC is 14-3 (3-1 AAC) with USF at 12-4 (2-2 AAC). Live updates from the game can be found here or via @sspringersports on Twitter. The latest update here will come from the bottom. First half 7 p.m. tip exact for UC/USF. Bulls wearing black with fluorescent green. UC in white #Bearcats #cincyhoops 17:30 1H slow start 2-2 UC and USF. Mamoudo Diarra with a rare 1st half appearance. #Bearcats #cincyhoops 15:44 1H sloppy so far for UC, trailing USF 6-2 at TO. Bulls got a bucket when a 5 (seemingly 7) second call wasn't made. #Bearcats #cincyhoops 14:19 Nysier Brooks hits2 FTS, UC's … [Read more...] about How did UC fare vs. the USF Bulls Tuesday night?
FAN FAVES: USF Bulls FootballAs the University of South Florida Bulls get ready to take on Georgia Tech at noon on Saturday, it’s worth noting there have been a heap of new perks added for fans this year to enhance the game-day experience at Raymond James Stadium. Among them: • The new Bulls Bay, located directly below the scoreboard, opens three hours prior to kickoff with food, drinks, music and family fun including face painters and bounce houses, with Rocky the Bull and promotional giveaways. • The Beef O’Brady’s Junior Bulls on Parade lets children 12 and younger run out of the Bulls tunnel onto the field during pregame activities. Parents should look for USF Athletics representatives at the Gate C ground level ramp at least 30 minutes before kickoff. Parents can run with their children or meet them after they run at the Gate D tunnel. • Rockybot lets USF fans text the team mascot at (813) 993-0336 to get answers regarding tickets, parking, … [Read more...] about In sports this week: USF Bulls load up fan perks this season, Tampa Boat Show, Tampa Bay Rays
In the wake of the the Florida Gators and USF Bulls announcing they have agreed to a three-game series in football, here’s hoping UCF athletics director Danny White never agrees to such a one-sided deal.With all due respect to USF, the Bulls have essentially given the Gators three home games. The two schools will start the series in 2022 at the Swamp in Gainesville and then will play 2023 in Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium and again in Gainesville in 2025. On paper, it’s a two-for-one in favor of the Gators, but in reality it’s three-for-none in favor of the Gators.Why? Because the 2023 game in 66,000-seat Raymond James Stadium will be mostly filled with fans who support the University of Florida, which has a huge alumni base in Tampa.Why do you think the Gators were lauding the scheduling of this series when it was announced on Tuesday?In a statement released by the school, UF athletics director Scott Stricklin called the series “a unique scheduling … [Read more...] about Even though USF has scheduled Gators, UCF needs to stick to its guns and not give away home games
The Florida Gators and USF Bulls have agreed to a three-game series in football, beginning in 2022 in the Swamp.UF announced the two schools also will play 2023 in Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium and again in Gainesville in 2025.In a statement released by the school, UF athletic director Scott Stricklin called the series “a unique scheduling opportunity” between schools separated by just 125 miles along I-75.Gators’ coach Dan Mullen noted the potential impact on recruiting."The Tampa/St. Petersburg area is an important recruiting footprint for us and our players will love playing another game in an NFL stadium,” he said.The series also potentially offers a unique head coaching matchup.USF is now coached by former Gators’ assistant coach Charlie Strong. Mullen and Strong worked together in Gainesville for four seasons and were part of two national championship teams (2006, 2008).Strong’s USF squad finished 10-2 in 2017, his first season in Tampa … [Read more...] about Gators to face USF in football in 2022, 2023, 2025