Friday, October 12, 2018

USF Bulls

Notre Dame moves into top 5; Florida climbs, USF enters top 25

Notre Dame moves into top 5; Florida climbs, USF enters top 25

Notre Dame moved into the top five, Texas and UCF reached the top 10 and the Southeastern Conference placed a season-high eight teams in the latest Associated Press college football poll. After three teams in the top eight and eight ranked teams over...
Published: 10/07/18
Updated: 10/08/18
Unbeaten USF cracks Associated Press top 25

Unbeaten USF cracks Associated Press top 25

The Bulls may be winning ugly these days, but they're sitting prettier in the national consciousness than they have since the end of the 2017 season.USF (5-0), a 58-42 winner Saturday at UMass, has cracked the latest Associated Press rankings, checki...
Published: 10/07/18
A record day for USF’s Jordan Cronkrite

A record day for USF’s Jordan Cronkrite

AMHERST, Mass. — Jordan Cronkrite ran for 302 yards and three touchdowns, and USF improved to 5-0 for the second straight season by beating UMass 58-42 on Saturday afternoon.Cronkrite, a three-star recruit who played sparing for Florida in 2015...
Published: 10/06/18
USF, AAC promoting mental health awareness

USF, AAC promoting mental health awareness

In observance of Mental Health Awareness Week, the Bulls will wear a green-ribbon logo on their helmets Saturday at UMass.The gesture is part of the American Athletic Conference's "Pow6rful Minds" campaign, launched as part of the AAC Student-Athlete...
Published: 10/04/18
AAC power rankings: West getting really wild

AAC power rankings: West getting really wild

While the American Athletic Conference's East Division has gone according to plan with UCF and USF at the top, the West is in total chaos after the opening month of the season.Defending champion Memphis is 0-2 in the conference, and Navy 1-1 as the c...
Published: 10/04/18
USA Today:  Charlie Strong’s contract among nation’s best bargains

USA Today: Charlie Strong’s contract among nation’s best bargains

For now, the contract of Bulls second-year coach Charlie Strong represents one of the five best deals among Division I-A football coaches as determined by USA Today.The news organization unveiled its annual coaches-salary database Wednesday. Strong r...
Published: 10/03/18
USF’s resident ‘Aussie’ now builds dreams instead of houses

USF’s resident ‘Aussie’ now builds dreams instead of houses

TAMPA — Even before that unmistakable accent — replete with particles of Australian vernacular such as "mate" and "footy" — comes spilling out, Trent Schneider's other conspicuous feature brandishes itself.Seems the bronze...
Published: 10/03/18
Charlie Strong: ‘We’ve got to win on first down’

Charlie Strong: ‘We’ve got to win on first down’

The way Charlie Strong sees it, USF will emerge from its prolonged first-half funk only when it develops some first-down consistency.A little first-down variety may help too."We have to get into the flow of the game," Strong said Monday, "and we have...
Published: 10/02/18
USF-UMass game to air on local TV

USF-UMass game to air on local TV

Fret no longer, local Bulls fan: Your team's game Saturday at Massachusetts will, in fact, be broadcast on an area TV station.The school announced Tuesday afternoon the Bulls-Minutemen game will be carried live by WTTA-Channel 38, a sister station of...
Published: 10/02/18
Former USF, PHU soccer star Ben Sweat joins U.S. national team

Former USF, PHU soccer star Ben Sweat joins U.S. national team

A half-decade after playing his final match in a USF uniform, former Bulls and Palm Harbor University soccer star Ben Sweat suddenly finds himself preparing for a poignant, patriotic homecoming.Sweat, a defender for New York City Football Club (NYCFC...
Published: 10/01/18