Jamie grew up in Tampa, graduated from the University of South Florida, then settled in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, where he writes about things that aren't as fun as sports, but pay a lot better. He's the founder and co-manager of Voodoo Five, SB Nation's USF blog. For SB Nation Tampa Bay, he mostly stays in the background editing copy, but can't resist chiming in every so often. In his spare time, he roots for all of Tampa Bay's pro teams, watches pretentious movies, gets licked to death by his dogs, and dominates at a long list of quasi-sports like air hockey, Pop-A-Shot, kickball, putt-putt, Words With Friends, Skee Ball, and bar trivia.
As the Bulls creep onto the NCAA Tournament bubble, their biggest challenge of the season awaits in Syracuse.
Shaun Noriega's two 3-pointers, his first baskets in over a month, helped pull the Bulls out of a late deficit and improve their record to 15-10 on the season.
USF playing a key Big East game? It's hard to believe, but a win over Georgetown today would keep the Bulls in the Big East's top four teams.
It might be tough for fans of both USF and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to come to grips with Greg Schiano being named the Bucs' new head coach. Here's how one fan settled that dilemma a long time ago.
USF looks to run its Big East record to 5-2 against a struggling DePaul squad.
The Bulls rally from a 10-point deficit late in the second half to get their first win over a ranked opponent in two years.
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USF never gets over the hump, and eventually Notre Dame pulls away for the victory.