Monday, October 15, 2018

USF Bulls

USF journal: Coby Weiss earns AAC honor

USF journal: Coby Weiss earns AAC honor

Bulls sophomore walk-on Coby Weiss, who nailed the winning 22-yard field goal Friday at Tulsa, was named American Athletic Conference co-special teams player of the week on Monday.TB Jordan Cronkrite, who recorded his fourth consecutive 100-yard game...
Updated: 5 hours ago
USF women 2nd in AAC preseason hoops coaches poll, men 12th

USF women 2nd in AAC preseason hoops coaches poll, men 12th

The USF women, who return four of their top six scorers from last season's NCAA Tournament squad, find themselves in a familiar spot in the American Athletic Conference preseason coaches poll.Looking up only at UConn.For the fourth time in the last f...
Updated: 11 hours ago
AP Top 25: USF moves up, Florida Gators just outside the top 10

AP Top 25: USF moves up, Florida Gators just outside the top 10

USF and the Florida Gators both continued to rise in the latest AP Top 25.The Bulls rose two spots to No. 21 after Friday's last-second win at Tulsa. UF moved up three spots to No. 11 following its win at Vanderbilt.UCF remained steady at No. 10.Alab...
Published: 10/14/18
USF morning after: How long can Bulls keep living on the edge?

USF morning after: How long can Bulls keep living on the edge?

Conventional logic says the green-and-gold bubble ultimately will burst. USF simply doesn't possess the oxygen reserves to keep relying on last-gasp rallies.Surely, the law of averages will catch the No. 23 Bulls, who have been average — a...
Published: 10/13/18
USF (6-0) dodges Tulsa upset on late field goal

USF (6-0) dodges Tulsa upset on late field goal

BY ERIC BAILEYSpecial to the Times TULSA, Okla. — USF players — just moments after an improbable 25-24 victory over Tulsa — sang Lean on Me so loud it echoed through the bowels of Chapman Stadium.The old-school ballad was ...
Published: 10/12/18
Updated: 10/13/18
USF journal: Sophomore puts his best foot forward

USF journal: Sophomore puts his best foot forward

By Eric BaileySpecial to the TimesTULSA, Okla. —  USF entered the 2018 football season without knowing who would be the team's kicker.It's safe to say sophomore Coby Weiss now has a stranglehold on the job.Weiss made a 22-yard field goal w...
Published: 10/12/18
Updated: 10/13/18
Womenís scoring records set to fall at USF

Womenís scoring records set to fall at USF

Partially overshadowed by the Bulls football team's latest 5-0 start is the fact that a pair of prominent women's scoring records appear on the verge of being eclipsed.One could fall as early as this weekend, another this winter.Junior soccer standou...
Published: 10/12/18
Fueled by family, Khalid McGee motors his way to USF stardom

Fueled by family, Khalid McGee motors his way to USF stardom

TAMPA — The fidgeting dervish forming inside of Angela Glass gave her no peace. Every wee and waking hour, this bustle of joy inside her squirmed."He used to move in the morning, he used to move in the daytime, he used to move at night," said G...
Published: 10/11/18
Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Matt Baker on why he didnít rank USF

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Matt Baker on why he didnít rank USF

Times college football beat reporter Matt Baker joins Rick Stroud on today's podcast to explain why he left unbeaten USF off of his AP top 25 ballot.Plus, they discuss how Florida will follow up its upset victory over LSU. And, is the glass half...
Published: 10/11/18
AAC power rankings, Week 7

AAC power rankings, Week 7

Six weeks into the season, UCF, USF and Cincinnati are a combined 16-0 and all ranked.UCF climbed into the top 10 (No. 10) of the latest AP poll, while USF (No. 23) and Cincinnati (25th) made their season debuts. The AAC is the only league in the nat...
Published: 10/11/18