Yetna lifts South Florida over Utah Valley 66-57 in CBI
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alexis Yetna had 18 points and 10 rebounds as South Florida beat Utah Valley 66-57 in the College Basketball Invitational second round on Monday night.
Collins lifts South Florida over Stony Brook 82-79 in OT
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Collins had a career-high 31 points as South Florida edged past Stony Brook 82-79 in overtime in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational on Wednesday...
Chargois, Hunt carry SMU past S Florida in 77-71 victory
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ethan Chargois had 19 points to lead five SMU players in double figures as the Mustangs defeated South Florida 77-71 on Sunday.
South Florida defeats Tulane 75-70
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — David Collins and Justin Brown scored 20 points apiece as South Florida narrowly beat Tulane 75-70 on Wednesday night.
T.J. Lang had 11 points for South Florida (19-11,...
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn honored one of the greatest 3-point shooters of all-time on Sunday, then won a game without making a shot from behind the arc.
UCF looks to extend streak vs USF
Central Florida (20-6, 10-4) vs. South Florida (18-9, 7-7)
USF Sun Dome, Tampa, Florida; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: UCF looks for its eighth straight win in the head-to-head...
USF faces tough test vs No. 9 Houston
South Florida (18-8, 7-6) vs. No. 9 Houston (25-1, 12-1)
Fertitta Center, Houston; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 9 Houston presents a tough challenge for USF. South Florida has...
Yetna nets career-high 28 pts as S Florida downs E Carolina
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Alexis Yetna scored a career-high 28 points with 13 rebounds and South Florida used the second half to break away from East Carolina for a 77-57 on Saturday.
South Florida (14-6, 4-4 American Athletic Conference) led 36-34 at halftime before the Pirates took a 41-40 lead on Dimitrije Spasojevic's jumper with 17:10 remaining.
Brady scores 13, No. 21 Houston holds out USF 69-60
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Kelvin Sampson struggled to find appropriate words to describe a truly ugly game.
There were 32 turnovers, 62 fouls, 76 free throws attempted, 32 percent shooting by one team and slightly over 40 percent for the other.
"Not aesthetically pleasing," Sampson said after No. 21 Houston held off South Florida 69-60 on Saturday night. "I felt bad that people had to watch that."
Rideau has triple-double in USF’s overtime loss at Temple
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nate Pierre-Louis scored 22 points, Shizz Alston Jr. had 20 points and nine assists and Temple beat South Florida 82-80 in overtime on Saturday despite LaQuincy Rideau's triple-double for the Bulls.
South Florida rolls to 66-48 win over Tulane
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Collins scored 17 points with five rebounds, five assists and five steals and South Florida rolled to a 66-48 win over Tulane on Wednesday night.
Alexis Yetna added 15 points and 11 rebounds and T.J. Lang chipped in 11 points for the Bulls (12-3, 2-1 American Athletic Conference) who had 12 steals contributing to 26 Tulane turnovers.
USF wins 7th straight by beating UConn 76-68
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — UConn coach Dan Hurley saw the Huskies go from a big lead to another second-half meltdown.
Laquincy Rideau had 25 points, David Collins overcame foul trouble to add 17 key second-half points, and South Florida battled back from a double-digit deficit to beat UConn 76-68 Wednesday night in the American Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
USF wins 7th straight by beating UConn 76-68
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Laquincy Rideau had 25 points, David Collins overcame foul trouble to add 17 key second-half points, and South Florida battled back from a double-digit deficit to beat UConn 76-68 Wednesday night in the American Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
USF (11-2, 1-0) also got 12 points from Alexis Yetna in its seventh consecutive victory. It's the Bulls' first seven-game winning streak since 2007-08, and their most wins in a season since 2013-14 (12).
Yetna helps South Flordia hold off Fairleigh Dickinson
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alexis Yetna finished with 16 points and 16 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season and South Florida held off Fairleigh Dickinson 60-54 on Saturday.
Yetna hit 6 of 9 shots, snagged seven of his boards off the offensive glass, and added two blocked shots and two assists for the Bulls (10-2). Justin Brown hit three 3-pointers and scored 12 with six rebounds as USF won the battle of the boards 47-24. David Collins pitched in with 10 points and eight rebounds.
Brown, Yetna lead South Florida to 83-44 win over Alcorn St.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Justin Brown scored 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting and freshman Alexis Yetna had his fifth double-double of the season to help South Florida beat Alcorn State 83-44 on Friday night.
Brown made all his four 3-point shots and Yetna — who came in averaging 10.4 rebounds per game, No. 14 in Division I — had 16 points and 11 boards. Antun Maricevic had 11 points and Mayan Kiir scored 10 for USF (9-2), which has won five in a row — its longest win streak since the 2007-08 season.
Rideau scores 18, USF holds off Appalachian State 76-69
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Laquincy Rideau scored 18 points, Alexis Yetna pulled down a career-best 18 rebounds and added 13 points for his fourth double-double and USF held off a late surge to defeat Appalachian State 76-69 on Saturday.
Xavier Castaneda scored 12 points and was 4-for-4 at the free throw line in the closing minute for USF (7-2) which hadn't played since Nov. 30.
Collins scored 20 points, South Florida beats Colgate 73-63
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Collins scored 20 points, Alexis Yetna added 14 and South Florida beat Colgate 73-63 on Friday night in the first meeting of the teams.
Laquincy Rideau scored 12 points with three assists for the Bulls (6-2), who shot 47 percent to the Raiders' 39 percent and outscored them 30-18 in the paint. It was Collins' fourth 20-point game of the season.
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Yetna has double-double, South Florida holds off Stetson
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alexis Yetna scored 19 points with 13 rebounds for his third-double-double this season and South Florida held off Stetson 75-71 on Wednesday night.
Laquincy Rideau added 12 points and six assists, T.J. Lang 11 points and David Collins 10 points and five steals for the Bulls (5-2), who made 21 of 33 free throws to 8 of 14 for Stetson.