South Florida Women's Basketball 2023 NCAA Tournament Capsule


South Florida Bulls

American (26-6, 15-1)

Big Wins: 11/16 Alabama (67-59), 12/2 at Texas (70-65)
Bad Losses: 2/12 Houston (69-71), 3/7 vs Wichita State (53-65)
Coach: Jose Fernandez
Probable Starters:
Dulcy Fankam Mendjiadeu, Senior, Forward, 16.7 ppg, 12.3 rpg, 1.1 bpg
Aerial Wilson, Junior, Guard, 1.2 ppg, 4.5 apg
Carla Brito, Freshman, Guard, 8.6 ppg, 1.4 apg, 5.8 rpg
Elena Tsineke, Senior, Guard, 18.0 ppg, 3.1 apg
Sammie Puisis, Junior, Guard, 15.8 ppg, 1.5 apg
Key Role Players:
Daniela Gonzalez, Freshman, Forward, 4.3 ppg, 3.5 rpg
Marina Asensio, Freshman, Guard, 1.8 ppg, 1.8 apg
Maria Alvarez, Junior, Guard, 2.8 ppg, 1.3 apg
By the Numbers:
Scoring Offense: 71.6 (61st in nation, 1st in conference)
Scoring Defense: 59.1 (58, 3)
Field-Goal Percentage: 45.4 (26, 1)
Field-Goal Defense: 36.9 (40, 3)
Three-Point Field Goals Per Game: 6.8 (100, 2)
Three-Point Field-Goal Percentage: 36.2 (20, 1)
Free-Throw Percentage: 72.8 (118, 3)
Rebound Margin: 10.8 (5, 1)
Assists Per Game: 15.7 (39, 1)
Turnovers Per Game: 15.4 (148, 3)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2022NCAARound of 64 loss to Miami (FL)
2021NCAARound of 64 win over Washington State
2021NCAARound of 32 loss to North Carolina State
2019NITFirst Round win over Stetson
2019NITSecond Round loss to James Madison
2018NCAARound of 64 loss to Buffalo
2017NCAARound of 64 loss to Missouri
2016NCAARound of 64 win over Colorado State
2016NCAARound of 32 loss to UCLA
2015NCAARound of 64 win over LSU
2015NCAARound of 32 loss to Louisville
2014NITFirst Round win over North Carolina A&T
2014NITSecond Round win over Stetson
2014NITThird Round win over George Washington
2014NITQuarterfinal win over Mississippi State
2014NITSemifinal loss to Rutgers
2013NCAARound of 64 win over Texas Tech
2013NCAARound of 32 loss to California
2012NITFirst Round win over Florida Atlantic
2012NITSecond Round win over Florida International
2012NITThird Round loss to James Madison
2010NITRound of 64 loss to Florida  
2009NITSecond Round win over Florida Gulf Coast
2009NITThird Round win over Mississippi
2009NITFourth Round win over St. Bonaventure
2009NITSemifinal win over Boston College
2009NITFinal win over Kansas
2008NITFirst Round loss to Florida Gulf Coast
2007NITSecond Round win over Coppin State
2007NITThird Round loss to Virginia
2006NCAARound of 64 loss to USC
*all team stats through 3/2