Monday, November 20, 2017

USF seniors recall highs, lows of improbable college journey

USF seniors recall highs, lows of improbable college journey

Shortly after 7 p.m. Thursday, more than 20 USF seniors will take one final, tear-inducing trot onto the Raymond James Stadium turf, and into the waiting arms of loved ones.In a sense, that short jog will represent the final steps of a surreal, sober...
Published: 11/15/17
Updated: 11/16/17
Amid criticism, USF’s Sterlin Gilbert says time needed to master offense

Amid criticism, USF’s Sterlin Gilbert says time needed to master offense

Though most coaches prefer to insulate themselves from cyberspace during the season, Bulls offensive coordinator Sterlin Gilbert clearly has caught wind of the criticism heaped on his power-based, push-the-tempo system.On Wednesday, he responded to i...
Published: 11/15/17
Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Willie Taggart

Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Willie Taggart

We're still days (probably weeks) away from the Florida Gators naming their next head coach. That gives us plenty of time to examine some potential candidates to replace Jim McElwain. Next up (ordered by Bovada's betting odds)…Wi...
Published: 11/15/17
USF poised for record-shattering night Thursday

USF poised for record-shattering night Thursday

Roughly 20 minutes prior to Thursday evening's Tulsa-USF game, almost certainly the Bulls' 2017 home finale, 23 senior players will be recognized.By night's end, a few of them could be immortalized.A handful of seniors are the cusp of breaking USF of...
Published: 11/14/17
Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Chip Kelly

Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Chip Kelly

We're still days (probably weeks) away from the Florida Gators naming their next head coach. That gives us plenty of time to examine some potential candidates to replace Jim McElwain. I intended to list these all by Bovada's betting od...
Published: 11/14/17
USF-UCF game set for 3:30 kickoff on ABC

USF-UCF game set for 3:30 kickoff on ABC

The Black Friday showdown between No. 23 USF and No. 14 UCF will kick off at 3:30 p.m. at Orlando's Spectrum Stadium, and will be televised nationally by ABC, the American Athletic Conference announced Monday.The Nov. 24 contest is expected to determ...
Published: 11/13/17
Know the foe: Tulsa

Know the foe: Tulsa

A look at Tulsa, which faces USF on Thursday at Raymond James StadiumNickame: Golden HurricaneRecord: 2-8 (1-5 American Athletic Conference)Wins: vs. Louisiana, 66-42; vs. Houston, 45-17Losses: at Oklahoma State, 59-24; at Toledo, 54-51; vs. New Mexi...
Published: 11/13/17
Feleipe Franks is the Florida Gators’ starting quarterback. Again

Feleipe Franks is the Florida Gators’ starting quarterback. Again

GAINESVILLE – Feleipe Franks is once again the Florida Gators' starting quarterback.Interim coach Randy Shannon said Malik Zaire's injury means that Franks will be UF's first option Saturday against UAB."You have to go with Franks," Shannon sai...
Published: 11/13/17
Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Scott Frost

Florida Gators possible coaching candidate: Scott Frost

We're still days (probably weeks) away from the Florida Gators naming their next head coach. That gives us plenty of time to examine some potential candidates to replace Jim McElwain. Next up (ordered by Bovada's betting odds)…Scott F...
Published: 11/13/17
My AP Top 25 ballot: Miami at No. 2, USF reenters and UCF rises

My AP Top 25 ballot: Miami at No. 2, USF reenters and UCF rises

Let's table the discussion about whether The U is back. Not even Miami players can agree on it."The U is back," receiver Braxton Berrios said."We've got to get a ring first," linebacker Shaq Quarterman said.Regardless, here's what I know after Saturd...
Published: 11/12/17