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College basketball preview: USF Bulls vs. Marquette Golden Eagles

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USF vs. Marquette

When/where: 7; Sun Dome, Tampa

TV/radio: ESPN2; 1250-AM

Records: Marquette 14-9, 5-5 Big East; USF 8-16, 2-9

Notable: The Bulls are coming off their worst loss of the season, 72-49 to No. 17 Syracuse on Saturday at the St. Pete Times Forum. They did get F Jarrid Famous back, who missed one game to a back injury, and he scored 14. … Coach Stan Heath said USF has to get its leading scorer, F Augustus Gilchrist, back in a rhythm; he has scored a combined 21 over the past three games. … USF has won three times in 18 games against Marquette, with the last coming in 2009. … The Golden Eagles are led by G Darius Johnson-Odom (16.4 ppg) and G/F Jimmy Butler (15.6 ppg).

Joe Smith, Times staff writer

College basketball preview: USF Bulls vs. Marquette Golden Eagles 02/08/11 [Last modified: Tuesday, February 8, 2011 10:04pm]
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