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USF tight ends coach expected to call plays in bowl game

USF tight ends coach expected to call plays in bowl game

Though no official announcement has been made, USF tight ends/special teams coach Justin Burke is expected to call offensive plays when the Bulls face Marshall in next week's Gasparilla Bowl.Various sources indicated Burke, who has served on Charlie ...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Could Gasparilla Bowl be Mitch Wilcox’s USF finale?

Could Gasparilla Bowl be Mitch Wilcox’s USF finale?

After battling ankle sprains for the better part of his breakthrough season, Bulls TE Mitch Wilcox says he's finally back to full strength.Which could mean a pain-free trot into the collegiate sunset. On Tuesday, the brawny fourth-year junior acknowl...
Updated: 8 hours ago
Report: AAC trying to lock up schools through grant-of-rights deal

Report: AAC trying to lock up schools through grant-of-rights deal

In an effort to sweeten their next media-rights deal, the American Athletic Conference's member schools reportedly are considering a deal that essentially would keep them in the league for the foreseeable future.Question is, will all the schools sign...
Published: 12/10/18
Under-staffed USF women win third in a row

Under-staffed USF women win third in a row

TAMPA — The most profound roster depletion of USF women's coach Jose Fernandez's 18-plus seasons hasn't caught up with the Bulls yet.For now, they continue subsisting with only nine players, as evidenced by Sunday afternoon's 63-30 rout of...
Published: 12/09/18
Bulls land 2 more commitments as signing period nears

Bulls land 2 more commitments as signing period nears

A busy recruiting weekend for USF also has turned into a banner one of sorts.For the second time in as many days, the Bulls have convinced a recruit previously pledged to another school to flip to USF. On Sunday, it was Punta Gorda Charlotte three-st...
Published: 12/09/18
Charlie Strong hoping for another early signing flurry

Charlie Strong hoping for another early signing flurry

If USF coach Charlie Strong has his druthers, the Bulls' late-season funk will end the night before the Gasparilla Bowl.The NCAA's 72-hour early signing period starts Dec. 19, the day before the Bulls face Marshall at Raymond James Stadium. Strong sa...
Published: 12/07/18
USF’s bowl-game play caller still undetermined

USF’s bowl-game play caller still undetermined

TAMPA — Less than two weeks before USF faces Marshall in one of the program's most critical bowl games, Charlie Strong still hasn't determined who will call his offensive plays or whether his starting quarterback will be ready.But the answ...
Published: 12/06/18
Even with Fiesta win, UCF’s repeat ‘national title’ hopes faint

Even with Fiesta win, UCF’s repeat ‘national title’ hopes faint

Even if it tops LSU in the Fiesta Bowl, a second consecutive national title doesn't appear to be in the cards — or computers — for UCF.The Knights (12-0) enter their final game ranked only seventh in the latest Colley Matrix, a ...
Published: 12/06/18
USF’s Sterlin Gilbert headed to McNeese State

USF’s Sterlin Gilbert headed to McNeese State

TAMPA — Beleaguered USF second-year offensive coordinator Sterlin Gilbert has been hired as coach at McNeese State, the Division I-AA program announced Wednesday night.He'll be introduced at a press conference Friday at noon EST. He's not expec...
Published: 12/05/18
Know USF’s foe: Marshall

Know USF’s foe: Marshall

A look at Marshall, which plays USF in the Gasparilla Bowl on Dec. 20 at Raymond James StadiumNickname: Thundering HerdRecord: 8-4 (6-2 in Conference USA)Wins: at Miami (Ohio), 35-28; vs. Eastern Kentucky, 32-16; at Western Kentucky, 20-17; at Old Do...
Published: 12/04/18