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Woolard: Positive attitude has carried Bulls to OKC

Here in Atlanta for a quick change of flights as I head into Oklahoma City, and something that didn't get into today's Ken Eriksen story was athletic director Doug Woolard's take on why the Bulls have put together such a strong postseason run in the last two weeks.

Eriksen had USF in an NCAA regional in Gainesville when Woolard first became USF's athletic director in 2004, and he said the coach's vision for the future of the program was much like what the Bulls are enjoying this week in the College World Series.

"He never quit believing. It's something he's been positive about every day, and he's believed it every day," Woolard said Wednesday night. "He pays a lot of attention to details, and I think he's been real consistent with his team. When you keep a positive attitude and you stay consistent and steady, those things really help you toward the end of the year."

USF opens play in the CSW at 1 p.m. ET at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium against Oklahoma. We'll be live-blogging throughout the game. ...

[Last modified: Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:02am]


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