Tuesday, November 21, 2017

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USF poised for record-shattering night Thursday

USF poised for record-shattering night Thursday

Roughly 20 minutes prior to Thursday evening's Tulsa-USF game, almost certainly the Bulls' 2017 home finale, 23 senior players will be recognized.By night's end, a few of them could be immortalized.A handful of seniors are the cusp of breaking USF of...
Published: 11/14/17
Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Chip Kelly

Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Chip Kelly

We're still days (probably weeks) away from the Florida Gators naming their next head coach. That gives us plenty of time to examine some potential candidates to replace Jim McElwain. I intended to list these all by Bovada's betting od...
Published: 11/14/17

USF humbled by MEAC’s Morgan State

TAMPA — Three nights after USF’s one-point season-opening victory against FAU, the final droplets of euphoria from that emotional triumph evaporated.So did any delusions about Bulls basketball being a quick fix under new coach Brian Gregory.Morgan St...
Published: 11/13/17
USF-UCF game set for 3:30 kickoff on ABC

USF-UCF game set for 3:30 kickoff on ABC

The Black Friday showdown between No. 23 USF and No. 14 UCF will kick off at 3:30 p.m. at Orlando's Spectrum Stadium, and will be televised nationally by ABC, the American Athletic Conference announced Monday.The Nov. 24 contest is expected to determ...
Published: 11/13/17
Know the foe: Tulsa

Know the foe: Tulsa

A look at Tulsa, which faces USF on Thursday at Raymond James StadiumNickame: Golden HurricaneRecord: 2-8 (1-5 American Athletic Conference)Wins: vs. Louisiana, 66-42; vs. Houston, 45-17Losses: at Oklahoma State, 59-24; at Toledo, 54-51; vs. New Mexi...
Published: 11/13/17
Feleipe Franks is the Florida Gators’ starting quarterback. Again

Feleipe Franks is the Florida Gators’ starting quarterback. Again

GAINESVILLE – Feleipe Franks is once again the Florida Gators' starting quarterback.Interim coach Randy Shannon said Malik Zaire's injury means that Franks will be UF's first option Saturday against UAB."You have to go with Franks," Shannon sai...
Published: 11/13/17
Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Scott Frost

Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Scott Frost

We're still days (probably weeks) away from the Florida Gators naming their next head coach. That gives us plenty of time to examine some potential candidates to replace Jim McElwain. Next up (ordered by Bovada's betting odds)…Scott F...
Published: 11/13/17
Tennessee fires football coach Butch Jones

Tennessee fires football coach Butch Jones

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee fired football coach Butch Jones on Sunday with two games left in a regular season in which the Volunteers started ranked but are still winless in the SEC. Defensive line coach Brady Hoke will be interim head coach for th...
Published: 11/12/17
My AP Top 25 ballot: Miami at No. 2, USF reenters and UCF rises

My AP Top 25 ballot: Miami at No. 2, USF reenters and UCF rises

Let's table the discussion about whether The U is back. Not even Miami players can agree on it."The U is back," receiver Braxton Berrios said."We've got to get a ring first," linebacker Shaq Quarterman said.Regardless, here's what I know after Saturd...
Published: 11/12/17
Peach pursuit: How the Group of Five’s best fared in Week 11

Peach pursuit: How the Group of Five’s best fared in Week 11

For the final time this season, we're examining how USF stacks up in comparison to the other serious Group of Five contenders for the New Year's Six bowl berth.The Group of Five conference champion ranked highest by the College Football Playoff commi...
Published: 11/12/17