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Temple scores 27 unanswered to beat USF 27-17

Temple scores 27 unanswered to beat USF 27-17

PHILADELPHIA — USF's spiral continues.Despite the Bulls' defense answering the call, the offense and special teams failed to respond as the Owls reeled off 27 unanswered points in the second half, storming back for a 27-17 win Saturday at Linco...
Updated: 6 hours ago
USF journal: Duran Bell returns to Bulls’ lineup

USF journal: Duran Bell returns to Bulls’ lineup

PHILADELPHIA — USF running back Duran Bell returned to the field for the first time since the Bulls' Week 2 win against Georgia Tech. He's been out with an unspecified injury.On Saturday, he managed 33 yards on nine carries in the Bulls' 27-17 ...
Updated: 6 hours ago
USF’s Stanley Clerveaux enjoying belated breakthrough season

USF’s Stanley Clerveaux enjoying belated breakthrough season

TAMPA — He's a beaming, ball-snagging portrait of irony.Even as his team drifts closer to the nether region of the bowl landscape, USF receiver Stanley Clerveaux is in a really good place. In a year of swooning, he's smiling. The season is...
Published: 11/16/18
USF’s Kitija Laksa tears ACL, ending her season

USF’s Kitija Laksa tears ACL, ending her season

USF senior shooting guard Kitija Laksa, an All-America candidate and the Bulls' top scorer, will miss the remainder of the season with a torn right ACL sustained in Thursday's 88-39 romp of Bethune-Cookman.The university didn't specify the injury, bu...
Published: 11/16/18
College football Week 12 viewing guide

College football Week 12 viewing guide

Lamest time window: Noon. The weekend only has three top-25 matchups, and all of them kick off at 2:30 or later.Noon: USF really needs a win to have some confidence heading into the War on I-4. I'm not sure it'll happen at Temple.2:30: Given USC's st...
Published: 11/16/18
As swoon continues, time for USF fans to exhale

As swoon continues, time for USF fans to exhale

USF's steely-eyed second-year football coach is navigating a meteorological maelstrom these days.For the second weekend in a row, Charlie Strong is bracing his team for a road game in frigid weather, even as a mid-November depression swirls back home...
Published: 11/15/18
Bulls show mild uptick in graduation success rate

Bulls show mild uptick in graduation success rate

USF's athletic program posted an overall 84-percent graduation success rate (GSR) in the latest Division I data released Wednesday by the NCAA, the fifth consecutive year the Bulls have scored 82 percent or better.The 84-percent rate represents all B...
Published: 11/14/18
Know the Foe: Temple

Know the Foe: Temple

A look at Temple, which hosts USF on Saturday at Franklin Financial Field in PhiladelphiaNickame: OwlsRecord: 6-4 (5-1 American Athletic Conference)Wins: at Maryland, 35-14; Tulsa, 31-17; East Carolina, 49-6; at Navy, 24-17; Cincinnati, 24-17 (OT); a...
Published: 11/13/18
USF men trail early, blow late lead, prevail in OT

USF men trail early, blow late lead, prevail in OT

TAMPA — If Monday night's grudge match at the Yuengling Center is any sign, the 2018-19 brand of USF basketball will be hardscrabble, low on finesse and high on floor burns.Not to mention a nightly struggle.The Bulls rallied from a nine-po...
Published: 11/12/18
Strong: Bulls ‘not big enough’ at key defensive spots

Strong: Bulls ‘not big enough’ at key defensive spots

Two days after his team's third consecutive defeat, USF coach Charlie Strong offered his most candid assessment yet of the Bulls' maligned run defense.It's simply not big enough. Specifically, Strong noted the Bulls (7-3, 3-3 American Athletic Confer...
Published: 11/12/18