Coming off its best season in school history, things won't get any easier for the USF men's basketball team in 2012-13.
The Big East Conference released its scheduled and it has the Bulls playing host to NCAA Final Four Louisville along with five other teams that made the tournament last year: Syracuse, Marquette, Georgetown, Notre Dame and Connecticut.
Each Big East team will play 18 conference games featuring 10 opponents once and four teams twice. USF will face Louisville, Marquette, UConn and Villanova in home and away games.
The Bulls willl face a tough schedule away from the Sun Dome facing Marquette, Louisville, Cincinnati, UConn, Rutgers, St. Johns and Villanova on the road.
The Big East schedule with game dates will be announced at a later date.