Monday, January 22, 2018

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USF women blow late lead, lose at Wichita State

USF women blow late lead, lose at Wichita State

WICHITA — USF led by eight points in the fourth quarter but went cold, and Wichita State pulled off the upset 64-56 Sunday afternoon in a potentially costly loss for the Bulls.USF (15-5, 5-2 American Athletic Conference) missed 14 of its last 15 fiel...
Published: 01/21/18
Shrine Game journal: USF players’ thoughts are with grieving QB Quinton Flowers

Shrine Game journal: USF players’ thoughts are with grieving QB Quinton Flowers

ST. PETERSBURG — USF had expected to have four former players in Saturday’s East-West Shrine Game at Tropicana Field, but QB Quinton Flowers had to miss the showcase game after learning that his grandmother had died late last week."I most definitely ...
Published: 01/20/18
Gary Trent, Duke rally past Miami with 18-0 run

Gary Trent, Duke rally past Miami with 18-0 run

CORAL GABLES — Gary Trent scored a season-high 30 and No. 5 Duke needed less than three minutes to erase a 13-point second-half deficit, scoring 18 consecutive points to overtake No. 25 Miami 83-75 on Monday night. The Blue Devils scored 15 in six po...
Published: 01/15/18
USF women rout UCF, capture second place in AAC

USF women rout UCF, capture second place in AAC

TAMPA — The USF women, widely projected to be the American Athletic Conference’s second-best team, earned undisputed ownership of that distinction with Sunday’s 62-45 rout of rival UCF.The victory, avenging a four-point home loss to the Knights last ...
Published: 01/14/18
No. 24 FSU outlasts Syracuse in double overtime

No. 24 FSU outlasts Syracuse in double overtime

TALLAHASSEE — Florida State squandered a double-digit halftime lead for the second straight game. This time, it was able to overcome that.The 23rd-ranked Seminoles scored the first six in the second overtime to propel them to a 101-90 victory over Sy...
Published: 01/13/18
Bobby Bowden: Dadgum it, UCF has a gripe

Bobby Bowden: Dadgum it, UCF has a gripe

Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden is 88 and still keeps a busy schedule of speaking engagements. On Wednesday he was in Omaha, Neb. — his fourth city in a week — to receive the Tom Osborne Legacy Award for his contributions to college football ...
Published: 01/11/18
Sick Gators well enough to topple Mississippi State

Sick Gators well enough to topple Mississippi State

GAINESVILLE — Jalen Hudson had one thing left to do after Florida’s sixth consecutive victory. "We got to wipe down everything with some Clorox and bleach," Hudson said. It might have helped more a few weeks ago. Egor Koulechov scored 23, including U...
Published: 01/10/18
Was this Nick Saban’s finest moment?

Was this Nick Saban’s finest moment?

ATLANTA —Technically, Alabama coach Nick Saban only tied the legendary Bear Bryant when he earned his sixth career national championship early Tuesday morning.But that’s not quite right. When backup quarterback Tua Tagovailoa hit receiver DeVonta Smi...
Published: 01/09/18
Roll with it: Alabama wins in overtime

Roll with it: Alabama wins in overtime

ATLANTA — For one of the first times in the Nick Saban era, Alabama was reeling. Georgia had shut out Saban’s Crimson Tide in the first half of Monday’s College Football Playoff national championship. The Bulldogs’ offense was starting to click, whil...
Published: 01/09/18
UM fights off FSU comeback

UM fights off FSU comeback

CORAL GABLES — Not even a smack in the nose could stop 5-foot-7 Miami guard Chris Lykes against Florida State. The freshman dynamo scored a season-high 18 and shook off an accidental blow to the face, helping the No. 15 Hurricanes withstand a late ra...
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