Five Bulls to join Taggart at AAC media kickoff
A quintent of Bulls veterans will accompany Coach Willie Taggart to the American Athletic Conference's annual Summer Kickoff and Media Days in Newport, R.I., next week, the league announced Monday.
Joining Taggart will be QB Quinton Flowers, RB Marlon Mack, WR Rodney Adams, MLB Auggie Sanchez and CB Deatrick Nichols. No other team will send as many players to Newport, though four other teams are taking four. USF is one of six schools that will bring their projected starting quarterback.
Live coverage of the event can be seen on The American Digital Network on Aug. 2 starting at 9 a.m. Here's the full list of those slated to attend:
UCF: Coach Scott Frost, QB Justin Holman, DT Jamiyus Pittman
Cincinnati: Coach Tommy Tuberville, C Deyshawn Bond, LB Eric Wilson
Connecticut: Coach Bob Diaco, OT Andreas Knappe, S Obi Melifonwu, WR Noel Thomas, LB Matt Walsh
East Carolina: Coach Scottie Montgomery, CB DeShaun Amos, WR Zay Jones
Houston: Coach Tom Herman, DE Cameron Malveaux, TE Tyler McCloskey, QB Greg Ward Jr., CB Brandon Wilson
Memphis: Coach Mike Norvell, K Jake Elliott, WR Anthony Miller, S Chris Morley
Navy: Coach Ken Niumatalolo, LB Daniel Gonzales, RB Toneo Gulley
USF: Coach Willie Taggart, WR Rodney Adams, QB Quinton Flowers, RB Marlon Mack, CB Deatrick Nichols, MLB Auggie Sanchez
SMU: Coach Chad Morris, QB Matt Davis, DE Justin Lawler, LB Jackson Mitchell, WR Courtland Sutton
Temple: Coach Matt Rhule, OT Dion Dawkins, RB Jahad Thomas, QB Phillip Walker, LB Avery Williams
Tulane: Coach Willie Fritz, DT Tanzel Smart, OG Chris Taylor
Tulsa: Coach Philip Montgomery, QB Dane Evans, WR Keevan Lucas, LB Trent Martin