Friday, October 19, 2018

USF Bulls

USF journal: Bulls’ Homecoming to kick off at night

USF journal: Bulls’ Homecoming to kick off at night

The American Athletic Conference announced Monday that the Bulls' Oct. 20 Homecoming game against Connecticut will kick off at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network.The contest is USF's only October home game. The Bulls are 6-1...
Published: 10/08/18
Why USF football still isn’t ranked on my AP Top 25 ballot

Why USF football still isn’t ranked on my AP Top 25 ballot

USF cracked the AP Top 25 this week at No. 23. The Bulls remain unranked on my ballot, as they have been all season.Many USF fans are unhappy about my decision (which is fine). Some are accusing me of bias and having some sort of anti-Bulls grudge (w...
Published: 10/08/18
USF’s Jordan Cronkrite named AAC Offensive Player of the Week

USF’s Jordan Cronkrite named AAC Offensive Player of the Week

The post-UMass accolades continued trickling in for USF's Jordan Cronkrite on Monday, when the junior tailback was named American Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week.A University of Florida transfer, Cronkrite set a school and conference...
Published: 10/08/18
Notre Dame moves into top 5; Florida climbs, USF enters top 25

Notre Dame moves into top 5; Florida climbs, USF enters top 25

Notre Dame moved into the top five, Texas and UCF reached the top 10 and the Southeastern Conference placed a season-high eight teams in the latest Associated Press college football poll. After three teams in the top eight and eight ranked teams over...
Published: 10/07/18
Updated: 10/08/18
Unbeaten USF cracks Associated Press top 25

Unbeaten USF cracks Associated Press top 25

The Bulls may be winning ugly these days, but they're sitting prettier in the national consciousness than they have since the end of the 2017 season.USF (5-0), a 58-42 winner Saturday at UMass, has cracked the latest Associated Press rankings, checki...
Published: 10/07/18
A record day for USF’s Jordan Cronkrite

A record day for USF’s Jordan Cronkrite

AMHERST, Mass. — Jordan Cronkrite ran for 302 yards and three touchdowns, and USF improved to 5-0 for the second straight season by beating UMass 58-42 on Saturday afternoon.Cronkrite, a three-star recruit who played sparing for Florida in 2015...
Published: 10/06/18
USF, AAC promoting mental health awareness

USF, AAC promoting mental health awareness

In observance of Mental Health Awareness Week, the Bulls will wear a green-ribbon logo on their helmets Saturday at UMass.The gesture is part of the American Athletic Conference's "Pow6rful Minds" campaign, launched as part of the AAC Student-Athlete...
Updated one month ago
AAC power rankings: West getting really wild

AAC power rankings: West getting really wild

While the American Athletic Conference's East Division has gone according to plan with UCF and USF at the top, the West is in total chaos after the opening month of the season.Defending champion Memphis is 0-2 in the conference, and Navy 1-1 as the c...
Updated one month ago
USA Today:  Charlie Strong’s contract among nation’s best bargains

USA Today: Charlie Strong’s contract among nation’s best bargains

For now, the contract of Bulls second-year coach Charlie Strong represents one of the five best deals among Division I-A football coaches as determined by USA Today.The news organization unveiled its annual coaches-salary database Wednesday. Strong r...
Updated one month ago
USF’s resident ‘Aussie’ now builds dreams instead of houses

USF’s resident ‘Aussie’ now builds dreams instead of houses

TAMPA — Even before that unmistakable accent — replete with particles of Australian vernacular such as "mate" and "footy" — comes spilling out, Trent Schneider's other conspicuous feature brandishes itself.Seems the bronze...
Updated one month ago