South Florida Rumors & News

  • Syracuse adds ex-USF standout Geno Thorpe "Geno Thorpe, a graduate transfer from South Florida, has committed to Syracuse University. "It's official,'' Thorpe said in a telephone interview on Friday. "I'm going to do my fifth-year at Syracuse.'' Thorpe, a 6-foot-4 guard, visited Syracuse on Thursday and Friday. He chose the Orange..." June 09

  • South Florida leaves 2 players behind after game against Tulsa

    Tampa Bay Times "Two USF men's basketball players arrived home safe Friday afternoon after they were left at an airport in Houston when the team's connecting flight home from a game at Tulsa left without them. Guards Troy Holston and Geno Thorpe, who played in USF's loss at Tulsa on Thursday night, flew with..." February 25

  • No. 18 Bearcats pull away to beat USF

    The Sports Xchange "Cincinnati was not especially sharp offensively, but the 18th-ranked Bearcats bounced back from their first loss in two months with a 68-54 victory over South Florida in an American Athletic Conference game Wednesday night at the USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla. Kevin Johnson scored 14 points for..." February 15

  • Cumberland helps No. 19 Bearcats roll over South Florida

    The Sports Xchange "CINCINNATI -- Coming off Thursday's emotional victory over crosstown rival Xavier, No. 19 Cincinnati dispelled any notion of a letdown early in Sunday's game against outmanned South Florida. Jarron Cumberland came off the bench to score a career-high 26 points on 6-of-9 from 3-point range,..." January 29

  • Former Highland Park All-Stater Jahmal McMurray transferring to SMU

    The Topeka Capital-Journal "Former Highland Park basketball All-Stater Jahmal McMurray told The Topeka Capital-Journal on Friday that he is transferring to Tim Jankovich’s SMU program. McMurray, who starred at South Florida as a freshman and over the first semester of the current season, announced late last month that he..." January 28

  • South Florida transfer Jahmal McMurray will enroll in JUCO

    Fanrag Sports "South Florida Bulls transfer Jahmal McMurray told FanRag Sports that he is going to enroll in a junior college for the rest of the year, then choose a university in June. A sophomore point guard, he was South Florida’s top returning scorer from last season. He was suspended the first six games..." January 17

  • Struggling South Florida (6-7) fires head coach Orlando Antigua

    ESPN "South Florida has fired men's basketball coach Orlando Antigua, whose program has struggled and is in the midst of an academic fraud investigation. USF athletic director Mark Harlan sent a letter about Antigua's dismissal to supporters of the program on Tuesday morning. "After a thorough and..." January 03