USF Bulls Football

USF Names Mike White Starting QB

TAMPA,FL — It’s official. USF has their starting quarterback for the start of the 2014 season, as sophomore Mike White will lead the Bulls offense. Although it didn’t come easy. Head coach Willie Taggart said Stephen Bench made it a tough competition. “Mike has done a great job of running our offense throughout spring and […]


USF Football Radio Team Adds Kawika Mitchell

The USF/IMG Radio Network team has added a big-name Bulls legend for the 2014 USF football season: former USF standout linebacker and all-time leading tackler Kawika Mitchell.


Bridgewater, No. 18 Louisville roll past USF

FRED GOODALL, AP Sports Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Teddy Bridgewater threw for 344 yards and three touchdowns and No. 18 Louisville rebounded from its first loss of the season with a 34-3 rout of South Florida on Saturday. Charles Gaines returned a fourth-quarter interception 70 yards for a TD as the Cardinals’ defense reverted […]


Willie Taggart Era Begins At South Florida

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Willie Taggart knows what he’s in for at South Florida. The Bulls once were widely regarded as one of the fastest rising college football programs in the nation, but they’ve mostly been viewed as underachievers the past five seasons. Taggart is determined to change that perception. The first-year coach comes to […]


CNN Airs Zimmerman’s Social Security Number, Address During Trial Broadcast

CNN accidentally shows George Zimmerman’s Social Security number and address during its broadcast Monday.

CBS Tampa–07/01/2013

USF Announces 2013 Football Schedule

USF Announces 2013 Football Schedule TAMPA – The University of South Florida announced its complete 2013 football schedule on Wednesday. The 12-game slate is highlighted by an eight-game conference schedule and non-conference match-ups with Miami (Fla.) and Michigan State. USF’s two other non-conference games versus McNeese State and FAU will kickoff at 7 p.m. at […]


Willie Taggart Announces Staff Additions

TAMPA – University of South Florida head coach Willie Taggart welcomed two new members to his support staff this week, while transitioning Stu Holt into the special-teams coordinator role on his coaching staff. Paul Gonnella will serve as the staff’s director of player personnel, the role formerly held by Holt, while former USF great Marquel […]


Swanson Added To USF’s 2013 Signing Class

TAMPA – Two-way standout Kennard Swanson officially signed his National Letter of Intent to attend the University of South Florida on Wednesday, head coach Willie Taggart announced. Swanson played his high school football at Lake Gibson in Lakeland, Fla. under head coach Keith DeMyer. Recruited as a fullback, Swanson becomes the 24th signee in USF’s […]


USF Bulls Add 23 To Football Program

TAMPA – The University of South Florida is entering the first year of the Willie Taggart era, and will do so with a group of 23 newcomers that cover virtually every position on the field. The Bulls finished off their 2013 recruiting class with 20 signees on Wednesday to go along with two junior college […]


Former Bucs DB Coach Ron Cooper Joins Willie Taggart’s USF Staff as Assistant Head Coach

TAMPA – The University of South Florida has hired Ron Cooper to serve as assistant head coach, head coach Willie Taggart announced on Thursday. Cooper, who will also coach the secondary, brings 30 years of coaching experience to the Bulls’ staff, including two different stints as a defensive coordinator and three as a head coach […]