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UCF nips South Florida 17-13 with sack as time expires

Nov. 26, 2021 19:46 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tre'mon Morris-Brash sacked Timmy McClain on the final play of the game and UCF held off South Florida 17-13 in an American Athletic Conference finale on Friday. McClain drove the Bulls from their own 11-yard line down to the UCF 3 using 2:43 to get...

Freshmen Pratt, Spears lead Tulane past South Florida 45-17

Nov. 20, 2021 15:57 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Freshman Michael Pratt passed for a career-high 311 yards and three touchdowns and freshman Tyjae Spears ran for career-best 111 yards and two scores to lead Tulane past South Florida 45-17 on Saturday. South Florida (2-9, 1-6 American Athletic...

Ridder breaks Cincinnati TD record, No. 2 Bearcats beat USF

Nov. 12, 2021 22:50 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Desmond Ridder threw two touchdown passes to break the Cincinnati career record and ran for a score to help the No. 2 Bearcats beat South Florida 45-28 on Friday night. Cincinnati (10-0, 6-0 American Athletic, No. 5 CFP), one of four unbeaten FBS...

No. 2 Cincinnati favored to stay on roll at South Florida

Nov. 11, 2021 16:02 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Second-ranked Cincinnati understands what’s at stake. The Bearcats (9-0, 5-0) will try to remain unbeaten, move a step closer to a return to the American Athletic Conference championship game and bolster their case for a spot in the College Football...

No. 17 Houston looks to clinch title game berth at Temple

Nov. 11, 2021 14:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are so many things that Dana Holgorsen’s football team can dream about accomplishing in the next month. For the Houston football coach, one thing on his mind is not forgetting to set an alarm clock this week. Holgorsen wants to make sure...

No. 2 Cincinnati aims to stay on course at South Florida

Nov. 11, 2021 13:10 PM EST

No. 2 Cincinnati (9-0, 5-0 American Athletic Conference, No. 5 CFP) at South Florida (2-7, 1-4), Friday at 6 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Cincinnati by 23 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Cincinnati leads 11-7. ...

Tune passes for 385 yards, No. 20 Houston tops USF 54-42

Nov. 07, 2021 00:21 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Clayton Tune was 21 of 26 for 385 yards and three touchdowns, Ta’Zhawn Henry had a 97-yard TD run and No. 20 Houston held off an upset bid by South Florida in a 54-42 victory Saturday night. Henry had 130 yards on 10 carries, and Alton McCaskill...

No. 20 Houston seeking 8th straight win at South Florida

Nov. 04, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

No. 20 Houston (7-1) at South Florida (2-6), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ESPNU). Line: Houston by 13 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Houston leads 5-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Houston moved...

Finally back in Top 25, No. 20 Houston working to stay there

Nov. 04, 2021 11:22 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — No. 20 Houston is determined to stay in the Top 25 after being ranked for the first time in three years. “I’m anxious to see how our team responds being in the position that we’re in,” coach Dana Holgorsen said, looking forward to Saturday...

South Florida football, women's basketball penalized by NCAA

Oct. 29, 2021 15:33 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — South Florida has been fined $10,000 and placed on three years' probation for NCAA violations committed by the football and women's basketball programs. The NCAA Committee on Infractions announced Friday its approval of a negotiated resolution with...