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Houston defensive lineman Derek Parish (31) runs back a fumble for a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against South Florida, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Tune, Houston hit high note in 56-21 blowout over S. Florida

Nov. 14, 2020 8:06 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Clayton Tune amassed 306 total yards and accounted for five touchdowns and Houston beat South Florida 56-21 on Saturday. Tune threw for 165 yards and three touchdowns, ran for 120 yards on 10 carries with two rushing scores and caught a pass for 21 yards. Houston (3-3, 3-2 American Athletic...

Memphis tight end Sean Dykes (5) breaks away from a tackle during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against South Florida, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian via AP)

White's late TD passes rally Memphis to 34-33 win over Bulls

Nov. 7, 2020 4:02 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Brady White threw a pair of late touchdown passes to lift Memphis to a 34-33 win over South Florida on Saturday. After Spencer Schrader kicked his fourth field goal of the game with about 4 1/2 minutes left to extend the Bulls' lead to 33-20, White threw a 10-yard TD pass to Sean...

Tulsa quarterback Zach Smith throws a pass against South Florida during the first half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Oct. 23, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Tulsa capitalizes on 3 South Florida turnovers, wins 42-13

Oct. 23, 2020 11:05 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Deneric Prince rushed for 109 yards and two touchdowns, Corey Taylor II added 67 yards rushing and two scores, and Tulsa beat South Florida 42-13 on Friday night. Tulsa led 21-6 at halftime after outgaining USF 289-113. Zach Smith connected with JuanCarlos Santana for a 33-yard score,...

Russo throws for 4 TDs, Temple hangs on for 39-37 win

Oct. 17, 2020 4:25 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Anthony Russo threw for four touchdowns and Amir Tyler stuffed a two-point conversion try with a minute to go as Temple beat South Florida 39-37 Saturday. Tyler, who also forced a fumble in the first half, dropped Noah Johnson for a loss after USF scored on Leonard Parker's 1-yard run. ...

FILE  - In this Nov. 16, 2019, file photo, fans wait for Notre Dame and Navy to play in an NCAA college football game, in South Bend, Ind. In a quirk this season, No. 5 Notre Dame enjoys a greater home-field advantage than most of its opponents: As of now, the Fighting Irish are slated to play in front of only one crowd bigger than their own, which is limited to about 10,000 people because of the pandemic. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

No. 4 Irish seek tighter defense vs struggling Louisville

Oct. 15, 2020 6:19 PM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly knows if No. 4 Notre Dame expects to play for championships in December and January, it will need to improve defensively, starting with Saturday’s visit from Atlantic Coast Conference foe Louisville. After not practicing for nine days and not playing for three...

E. Carolina drubs S. Florida behind Ahlers, Harris 44-24

Oct. 10, 2020 11:26 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Holton Ahlers threw for three touchdowns and Rahjai Harris ran for two scores and East Carolina beat South Florida 44-24 on Saturday night. With the win, East Carolina (1-2, 1-1 American) ended a six-game skid against the Bulls (1-3, 0-2 American). Johnny Ford's 8-yard scoring run gave...

Florida Atlantic has third game postponed due to COVID-19

Oct. 8, 2020 9:36 PM EDT

Florida Atlantic’s game at Southern Mississippi on Saturday has been postponed because COVID-19 issues. The schools said they will work with Conference USA to reschedule. FAU has already had two nonconference games called off. The Owls were unable to play Georgia Southern last month because of their...

Cincinnati wide receiver Jayshon Jackson (2) makes a catch against South Florida defensive back Mike Hampton (7) during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Aaron Doster)

No. 15 Cincinnati rolls past South Florida, 28-7

Oct. 3, 2020 8:04 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati wanted to establish the running game Saturday against South Florida, and an early fumble by Gerrid Doaks didn't discourage them from having the senior running back carry the load. Doaks ran for 102 yards and a touchdown, Tre Tucker returned a kickoff 97 yards for a score and...

Cincinnati running back Gerrid Doaks, left, celebrates his touchdown against Army with teammate Leonard Taylor during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cincinnati beat Army 24-10. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

No. 15 Cincinnati tries to maintain momentum against USF

Oct. 1, 2020 3:23 PM EDT

South Florida (1-1) at No. 15 Cincinnati (2-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN Plus). Line: Cincinnati by 21 1/2. Series record: Cincinnati leads 10-7. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Cincinnati got its first real test against Army's prolific triple-option attack last week and prevailed 24-10 to stay unbeaten and ranked....

Cincinnati head coach Luke Fickell instructs his team against Army during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Cincinnati beat Army 24-10. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

No. 15 Cincinnati can't overlook rebuilding South Florida

Oct. 1, 2020 3:18 PM EDT

Even though South Florida was routed 52-0 by Notre Dame and then sat for a week due to COVID-19 issues, Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell is wary of the rebuilding Bulls. South Florida gave the No. 15 Bearcats a rollicking game in each of their last two meetings. The teams face off again in their American Athletic...