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 vs. Marquette Golden Eagles

. Tonight

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]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Rays set to activate Tommy Hunter from DL

    Blogs

    The Rays plan to activate RHP Tommy Hunter from the DL for Thursday's series finale against the Angels.

  2. Steven Souza Jr. snaps out of slump as Rays defeat Angels (w/video)

    The Heater

    ST. PETERSBURG — After Tuesday's shutout loss to the Angels, Steven Souza Jr. stood in front of his locker and talked about his need to contribute to the offense.

    Tampa Bay Rays catcher Jesus Sucre (45) hugs right fielder Steven Souza Jr. (20) in the dugout after his two run home run in the second inning of the game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Los Angeles Angels at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
  3. Tom Jones: Rays made right move sending Blake Snell to minors

    The Heater

    tom jones' two cents

    ST. PETERSBURG

    Blake Snell’s struggles on the mound were only one of the reasons the Rays sent him to the minors; some other red flags existed. [WILL VRAGOVIC   |   Times]
  4. Marc Topkin's takeaways from Wednesday's Rays-Angels game

    The Heater

    Rookie RHP Ryne Stanek has had his early struggles, but Wednesday he showed his high-octane potential, working around a one-out walk to strike out the mighty Mike Trout (on a 98.4 mph fastball) and legendary Albert Pujols (98.7), both swinging.

  5. Rays journal: More bullpen changes as Diego Moreno heads to DL

    The Heater

    ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays bullpen has another new look.

    Rays reliever Diego Moreno, pitching Sunday against the Yankees, heads the DL with shoulder bursitis.