USF has had bigger wins, but this felt large enough

by Gary Shelton on October 11, 2015 · 0 comments

in College Sports in Florida, general, South Florida

Flowers had his best day in leading the USF win/JEFFREY S. KING

Flowers had his best day in leading the USF win/JEFFREY S. KING

Sunday, 12:05 a.m.

There have been bigger days. Just not lately.

They have beaten bigger opponents. It's just been a while.

There have been big bigger impacts. Did any of them feel this good?

The USF Bulls finally collected a scalp worth keeping Saturday, pulling away from Syracuse to take a 45-24 decision. It was the first victory over a Power Five conference under coach Willie Taggart, and the temptation was to think it could serve as a turnaround game. Oh, it wasn't a win over FSU or Miami or Auburn or

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