Make us your home page
Instagram

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

College basketball preview: USF Bulls at Providence

. TONIGHT

USF at Providence

When/where: 7; Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, R.I.

TV/radio: BHSN, 1250-AM

Records: USF 8-14, 2-7 Big East; Providence 13-9, 2-7

Notable: The Bulls are coming off an 11-point win over DePaul at home, their second conference victory. Their first came against Providence 79-72 on Jan. 16. … USF is led by F Augustus Gilchrist, above, who averages 12.9 points and 6.7 rebounds. G Jawanza Poland has provided a spark lately and averages 10.3 points. … F Toarlyn Fitzpatrick, a Tampa native, had a big game against DePaul off the bench. … The Friars lost to Seton Hall on Sunday, turning the ball over 19 times in snapping a two-game winning streak. … Providence is led by G Marshon Brooks, who averages 23.6 points and has scored 20 or more in 18 of 22 games this season as well as 15 of the past 16.

Joe Smith, Times staff writer

College basketball preview: USF Bulls at Providence 02/01/11 [Last modified: Tuesday, February 1, 2011 10:04pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Rays series preview: Who are the Mariners?

    Blogs

    The Rays are back home again, duking it out with another club in the American League Wild Card chase — the Mariners, who have a slight advantage over Tampa Bay. Here's the information you need to know about Seattle before the action kicks off.

    Record: 61-61, third in AL West

    Starter Erasmo Ramirez will face the Rays after they traded him to the Mariners in July.
  2. Florida Gators' Malik Zaire: 'This is everything to me'

    Blogs

    GAINESVILLE — We're two weeks and one day away from the Florida Gators' Sept. 2 season opener against Michigan, and the quarterback position remains unresolved.

    "This is everything to me..." said Malik Zaire, the grad transfer from Notre Dame. "I have everything to prove, everything to lose."
  3. 1997 USF Bulls: Jay Mize, a 'relentless, fearless' safety and entrepreneur

    College

    USF football alumnus Jay Mize, 39, poses for a portrait at Irish 31 Pub House & Eatery located at 1611 W Swann Avenue in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Mize, a member of the first USF football team, has evolved into an immensely successful businessman and entrepreneur and he owns the Irish 31 pubs.
  4. Revisiting the inaugural 1997 USF Bulls football roster

    College

    The 1997 USF football team. (University of South Florida, USF Bulls)
  5. 1997 USF Bulls: Charlie Jackson navigates life's speed bumps

    College

    USF wide receiver Charlie Jackson (1) strives for extra yardage as he is brought down from behind by the Citadel's Rob Nichols (29) in the first quarter on Sept. 14, 1997. (Times 1997)