Heath Optimistic for the Bulls Hoops Season

With Big East Media Days starting today USF Head Coach Stan Heath gave his assessment of his hoops squad. Coach talked about the teams great summer workouts, the chemistry they've developed. Heath also talks about the progression of Gus Gilchrist, what Victor Rudd brings to the table, who has shined this summer, how the new facilities are paying dividends with the team,with recruiting, and more.

Coach Stan Heath talks about how good of an offseason the Bulls had, saying he was very pleased with how the team has come together, the chemistry they've developed, and how the passing, shooting and scoring has been very fluent, and is optimistic of their future. Coach also talks about newcomer Victor Rudd and what he brings to the table, who he's taking with him to New York, the progression of forward Gus Gilchrist, how he's posed for a big year, and why. Heath also talks about who has shined this summer, saying that Sean Noriega and Toarlyn Fitzpatrick are the most improved, and how the new facilities are already paying dividends.

Coach talks about the new arena and how nice it's going to be, going up to the BIG EAST media days, the different venues they'll be playing at this season and how they'll be able to train at them. Coach also talks about the walk-on try outs, updates how the incoming freshmen have looked since getting on campus and how they'll contribute. Coach also talks about how the new facilities are helping in recruiting.

Coach Heath discusses the injury to guard Jawanza Poland, how it happened and his timetable for a return, and who will be the players to step up and fill that void

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