Wednesday, June 20, 2018

USF Bulls

Despite shaky year, USF’s Shane McClanahan still a 1st-round pick

Despite shaky year, USF’s Shane McClanahan still a 1st-round pick

Fortunately for USF left-hander Shane McClanahan, big-league clubs generally base their draft selections more on upside than consistency.These days, the Bulls' resident first-round prospect possesses the former in bulk, and the latter in only bits. S...
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USF eliminated from NCAA baseball tournament

USF eliminated from NCAA baseball tournament

DELAND — Trevor Boone hit two home runs, Jonathan Heasley pitched a complete game, and Oklahoma State eliminated USF 6-1 from the NCAA baseball tournament Sunday and advanced to the DeLand Region final.The Cowboys led 2-1 in the sixth when Boon...
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Preseason mags pick Bulls to again finish behind Knights

Preseason mags pick Bulls to again finish behind Knights

Three of the most nationally prominent college football preview magazines are on newsstands, and all concur on at least two things pertaining to USF.Redshirt junior Marcus Norman is a first-team All-American Athletic Conference candidate, and the Bul...
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USF stays alive in NCAA baseball tournament

USF stays alive in NCAA baseball tournament

DELAND — David Villar had two hits and drove in three runs, including the go-ahead run in the 11th inning, and USF defeated Hartford 9-4 on Saturday, eliminating the Hawks from the NCAA Tournament's DeLand Region.Villar's two-run single with th...
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Who replaces Mark Harlan at USF? Here are 5 names to remember

Who replaces Mark Harlan at USF? Here are 5 names to remember

News of USF athletic director Mark Harlan's departure Friday for the same job at Utah barely had hit cyberspace when speculation over his replacement began percolating.Only stands to reason, and who are we to put a lid on the speculation? After all, ...
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USF athletic director Mark Harlan headed to Utah

USF athletic director Mark Harlan headed to Utah

A month after signing a contract extension with USF, athletic director Mark Harlan has been hired for the same job at Utah.Sources close to Harlan indicated Friday the Los Angeles native was headed back West, and Utah confirmed the news late Friday a...
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Kickoff times set for 3 USF games

Kickoff times set for 3 USF games

USF's home football opener makes a merciful return to an evening time slot this season, though it won't be broadcast on traditional TV.The American Athletic Conference announced the Bulls' Sept. 1 game against Elon at Raymond James Stadium will kick ...
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Inspired by Borders, Tyler Dietrich emerges as USF’s new iron man

Inspired by Borders, Tyler Dietrich emerges as USF’s new iron man

Our recent story on Bulls C Levi Borders' painful two-year medical odyssey seemed to resonate among the current players, who remain inspired by the talent Borders brandished early in his career, not to mention his current tenacity.Among them: the guy...
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USF establishes scholarship for former staffer Mike Radomski

USF establishes scholarship for former staffer Mike Radomski

USF on Wednesday announced the creation of the Michael J. Radomski Memorial Scholarship Fund, named in memory of the former Bulls sports-information staffer who passed away in the fall of 2017.Established through the USF Bulls Club, the scholarship w...
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Painful journey persists for USF catcher Levi Borders

Painful journey persists for USF catcher Levi Borders

CLEARWATER — He sits in a shaded portion of the Spectrum Field stands, high above and behind home plate. Every now and again on this bright afternoon, USF's Levi Borders gazes at the action below.The eyes that once elicited stern focus now...
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