USF vs Marquette: Game Day

The USF men's basketball team faces No. 15 Marquette Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. Read on for the complete game break down of when the Golden Eagles face the Bulls at the USF Sun Dome in this BIG EAST match up. Ony On USFNation.com!

Marquette vs. South Florida

Date: Jan. 28th, 2007
Tip Off: 2:00 pm 
Location:
USF Sun Dome, Tampa, FL (10,411)
Television:
None, Live stream at GoUSFBulls.com
Radio: 
WHNZ 1250 am in the Tampa Bay area


Series: Marquette has a 12-2 all-time series lead, with a majority of those meetings coming in Conference USA action.  In the teams last meeting the Golden Eagle edged out the Bulls 66-64 on Jan. 15, 2005.  Sunday's match up with Marquette marks the first between the two programs as members of the BIG EAST conference. The Bulls last defeated Marquette  in the 1988-89 season.

Coaches:
USF:
Robert McCullum (4th season, 38-68 record)
Marquette: Tom Crean (8th season, 159-80 record) 

Last Season USF:
The Bulls went 7-21,1-15 in the BIG EAST

Last Season Marquette:

The Golden Eagles went 20-10, 10-6 in the BIG EAST

Last time out USF:
The Bulls defeated Rutgers 62-40 for their second conference win.
Last time out Marquette:
The Golden Eagles beat Seton Hall 89-76, for their 5th straight win.

 

Marquette

This season

South Florida
18-4 Overall Record 11-10
15 Rank --
5-2 Conf. Record 2-5
2 in Big East Conf. Standings 14 in Big East
4-1 on road Home vs. Away 7-3 at home
w5 Streak w1
 


Marquette vs. USF
How they match up
Marquette Key Team Stats USF  
73.7 Points scored 66.2
62.8 Points allowed 64.1
.455 FG% own .456
.407 FG% opposition .405
.331 3PT% own .335
.345 3PT% opposition .314
307 Offensive Rebounds 225
503 Defensive Rebounds 533
879 Total Rebounds 801
0.9 Assist/Turnover Ratio 0.9
19.9 Fouls Per Game 17.1

 

 

Team Leaders

Marquette

Dominic James
PPG Reb Asst FG% Min
16.5 2.6 4.6 .430 32.7

USF

Kentrell Gransberry
PPG Reb Asst FG% Min
16.1 9.9 1.4 .558 32.4
Golden Eagles Bulls
Assists J McNeal 5.5 C Howard 5.6
Rebounds O Barro 7.7 K Gransberry 10.8
Steals J McNeal 3.1 M Mattis 1.6
Blocks O Barro 1.2 M Mattis 3.9
Minutes D James 35.0 M Buckley 35.2

 

 

Player Stats
Guard
Name Min Reb Ast Pts
T Brice 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
D Cubillan 19.9 1.6 1.6 4.5
D James 32.7 2.6 4.6 16.5
C Kuphall 2.5 0.3 0.2 0.3
W Matthews 31.9 5.3 2.3 12.6
J McNeal 29.8 4.7 4.2 14.7

USF (11-10)
Season Stats | Roster
Guard
Name Min Reb Ast Pts
S Bozeman 32.5 3.1 4.4 11.0
C Capko 20.3 1.2 2.8 2.5
C Howard 30.2 3.2 5.6 5.6
E Lovett 7.2 0.7 0.6 1.3
J Verdejo 27.5 1.9 2.6 9.1

Forward
Name Min Reb Ast Pts
O Barro 27.1 6.8 0.3 8.8
L Blackledge 6.9 1.6 0.5 1.9
D Burke 9.2 1.9 0.1 1.0
D Fitzgerald 20.0 3.9 0.8 6.0
L Hayward 14.5 3.4 0.1 6.1
J Lott 12.3 2.2 0.2 2.7

Forward
Name Min Reb Ast Pts
M Buckley 35.2 4.8 1.2 15.9
M Mattis 33.0 6.8 1.4 12.2
M Richardson 15.2 3.4 0.4 2.7
J Rubens 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
A Saaka 18.9 3.6 1.3 3.6
A Williams 17.6 5.2 0.6 3.5

Center
Name Min Reb Ast Pts
M Kinsella 3.0 1.1 0.0 0.3
Center
Name Min Reb Ast Pts
K Gransberry 28.3 10.8 1.2 14.9

 

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