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USF looking to improve in Year 3 under Jeff Scott

TAMPA, Fla. — Football is back at USF. The Bulls reported to training camp Tuesday, with the first full day of practice on Wednesday. USF is coming off of a 2-10 season under head coach Jeff Scott. Scott told Spectrum News on Media Day that the team’s mindset is...

Baylor transfer QB Gerry Bohanon impresses USF coach Jeff Scott

When South Florida landed Baylor quarterback Gerry Bohanon from the transfer market, some wondered what type of player the Bulls were getting. USF coach Jeff Scott knew, and it didn’t take long to justify his faith in him. “I had one of our staff members come up here on Memorial Day and there was only one car in the parking lot and that was Gerry,” Scott said during the American Athletic ...

Jeff Scott says USF’s starting quarterback will be determined in preseason

The latest quarterback derby of the Jeff Scott era likely will be the shortest. During a recent radio interview that originally aired on WDAE, Scott said the plan is for competition to be staged during the first half of fall camp, allowing the starter to then log significant first-team reps heading into the Sept. 3 opener against Brigham Young at Raymond James Stadium.

Jeff Scott likes his USF Bulls to start the season with Big Game Energy

What do you see when you look at your favorite college football team’s 2022-23 season schedule? Do your eyes zero in on the rivalry matchup? Do you start counting up hypothetical wins and losses?. For everybody at the University of South Florida, it starts at the beginning when the...

Can Jeff Scott and USF football replicate UCF's success?

TAMPA — University of South Florida head football coach Jeff Scott is walking in George O'Leary's footsteps. Scott is trying to get a football program which has been spinning its wheels the past few years out of a rut and back on course, much as O'Leary did for the University of Central Florida team when he took over in 2004 and got UCF headed in the right direction.

USF football coach Jeff Scott: Pay Florida high school coaches more

Count USF coach Jeff Scott among the supporters of finding a way to pay Florida high school coaches more. Scott spoke at the FL Coaches Coalition Clinic at The Westshore Grand late last month. Part of the clinic was focused on an initiative by the Florida Coalition For Higher Coaching Salaries to, as the name suggests, increase salaries for prep coaches.

Willie Taggart, Jeff Scott visit Suncoast schools

VENICE (SNN-TV) - Two Sunshine state college coaches visited some top, local programs today. Florida Atlantic University head coach Willie Taggart stopped by Venice High School today with his eye on some top Indians stars. Meanwhile, over in Palmetto, South Florida head coach Jeff Scott stopped in to see Dave Marino and the Tigers.
Rock Hill Herald

Two years later, South Florida coach Jeff Scott still uses lessons learned at Clemson

Prior to the Cheez-It Bowl, South Florida head football coach Jeff Scott had served in multiple roles for Clemson, except one: spectator. The Tigers’ former player and co-offensive coordinator sat in the stands with his family at Camping World Stadium in Orlando and watched his old team come away with a 20-13 win over Iowa State. His daughter, 6-year-old Savannah, spent most of the time running up and down the aisle reconnecting with former playmates. She was only a toddler when the Scotts left for South Florida in December 2019, so her memory of Clemson isn’t as sharp as her father’s.