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Former Gator goes for 3-pointer world record to help Ybor students

Former Gator goes for 3-pointer world record to help Ybor students

Teddy Dupay will attempt to break the Guinness World Records mark for the most 3-point baskets made in a 24-hour period. But he has a greater goal in mind. Dupay hopes to raise $100,000 for Academy Prep, a private middle school in Ybor City that gives full scholarships to inner-city children.
Updated: 2 months ago
Fireworks safety in spotlight after high-profile injuries

Fireworks safety in spotlight after high-profile injuries

Fireworks safety — usually a dutiful reminder every Fourth of July and New Year’s Eve — has escalated into a grim hot-button issue this week after serious injuries to two NFL players with ties to Tampa.
Updated: 2 months ago
Giants’ Pierre-Paul has finger amputated after fireworks incident

Giants’ Pierre-Paul has finger amputated after fireworks incident

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul had his right index finger amputated Wednesday after a Fourth of July fireworks incident, according to media reports.
Updated: 2 months ago
USF grad’s Liguori’s groundbreaking show available for new generation

USF grad’s Liguori’s groundbreaking show available for new generation

TAMPA — Thirty-three years ago, University of South Florida graduate Ann Liguori headed to New York with a love of sports, a fascination with people, not much money and the dream of making her mark in an industry dominated by men....
Updated: 2 months ago
Severity of Pierre-Paul’s fireworks injury still uncertain

Severity of Pierre-Paul’s fireworks injury still uncertain

The Giants are aware of an incident involving Jason Pierre-Paul and fireworks, but the team is unsure about the severity of any injuries to the star ex-USF defensive end, a person with knowledge of the incident tells The Associated Press....
Updated: 2 months ago
Ex-USF standout Pierre-Paul hurts hand in fireworks mishap

Ex-USF standout Pierre-Paul hurts hand in fireworks mishap

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul injured his hand in a fireworks accident in Miami on Saturday, with several reports saying the injuries were severe.
Updated: 2 months ago

USF officially adds two football transfers

South Florida football coach Willie Taggart officially announced that former UCLA quarterback Asiantii Woulard and ex-N.C. State receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling will transfer to the program....
Updated: 2 months ago

Taggart’s staff at USF takes another hit

Willie Taggart’s University of South Florida football staff apparently has another departure.
Updated: 2 months ago

USF adds guard transfer from Penn State

The South Florida men’s basketball program added Penn State transfer Geno Thorpe, a 6-foot-3 guard who has two seasons of eligibility remaining.
Updated: 2 months ago
USF athletics on right track, but football and basketball lag behind

USF athletics on right track, but football and basketball lag behind

TAMPA — Mark Harlan, finishing his first full year as the University of South Florida athletic director, said he’s excited about the overall progress of the school’s programs.
Updated: 2 months ago