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Jeff and Penny Vinik

USF receives $5 million gift from Jeff and Penny Vinik to support an on-campus stadium

The University of South Florida’s plan to build an on-campus football stadium received a significant vote of confidence and generous philanthropic support with the announcement of a $5 million gift from Jeff and Penny Vinik – longtime supporters of USF.

April 6, 2022Athletics, University News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF leadership provides on-campus football stadium update to the Board of Trustees

Leadership from the University of South Florida provided the USF Board of Trustees with its first update on plans to build an on-campus football stadium since Chair Will Weatherford announced his vision for moving ahead with the transformational project in September.

December 7, 2021Athletics, University News

Will Weatherford speaks at a podium during the Indoor Performance Facility groundbreaking ceremony.

BOT Chair Weatherford shares vision for on-campus football stadium as USF breaks ground on Indoor Performance Facility

During the groundbreaking ceremony for the Indoor Performance Facility, former House Speaker and co-chairman of Tampa Bay's Super Bowl LV Host Committee Will Weatherford announced USF will pursue an on-campus stadium.

September 8, 2021Athletics

USF Athletics Indoor Practice Facility

Construction scheduled to begin on new USF Athletics facilities

USF Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly and Head Football Coach Jeff Scott announced plans for $25 million in Athletics facility improvements and new construction slated to begin this spring and summer that will take Athletics facilities into a new era.

February 25, 2021Athletics

The new USF Athletics control room A

USF Athletics unveils new broadcast and video production facility

A new era in live event streaming is underway in Tampa as USF Athletics has brought on-line a new state-of-the-art production facility that is getting its debut during the 2020-21 basketball season and will soon be broadcasting numerous USF sporting events weekly as many more Bulls teams begin competition this spring.

January 21, 2021Athletics

The front of Leroy Selmon Athletics Center at the University of South Florida

AAC Announces Cancellation of Competition and Championships for Remainder of Academic Year

The American Athletic Conference announces that all athletic competition and championships have been canceled for the remainder of the academic year.

March 16, 2020Athletics

USF Football players with the Super Bowl logo

Former USF Standouts Have Earned 'Awesome' Super Bowl Experience

Persistence has paid off for two former USF standouts who are getting ready to experience the grandest game on the gridiron.

January 31, 2020Athletics

New USF Head Football Coach Jeff Scott poses for photo with family

USF Hires New Head Football Coach

USF Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly announced his selection of Jeff Scott to lead USF football as the fifth head coach in program history.

December 9, 2019Athletics

Rocky's Rookies graphic depicting the USF mascot

Rocky's Rookies Kids Club

Bulls fans 12 years of age and younger are encouraged to join Rocky's Rookies, the official kids club of USF Athletics, which will feature more benefits and unique experiences for the 2019-20 season, including exclusive participation in the Beef O'Brady's Rocky's Rookies on Parade pregame field run at Bulls' football home games.

September 26, 2019Athletics, University News

A USF-athletics trainer with a USF Football player

USF Health, USF Athletics Adopt Independent Medical Model for Student-Athlete Care

USF Health and USF Athletics partnered on an implementation of an independent medical model that supports the physical and psychosocial welfare of student-athletes. Under the new model, physicians will have increased contact with athletic trainers and student-athletes within the Selmon Athletic Center Athletic Training Clinic, where they care for more than 450 student-athletes.

August 8, 2019Athletics, USF Health

Sweden's 2019 European Amateur Golf Team

Bergstrom Builds on Record-Breaking First Season With Bulls

Swedish standout Albin Bergstrom rewrote the record books during his fantastic freshman season at USF and added another incredible feat to his golf resume this summer.

August 6, 2019Athletics

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