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  • ECU Quarterback Shane Carden Could Give UConn Fits

    ECU Quarterback Shane Carden Could Give UConn Fits
    When UConn lines up on defense Thursday night, the best quarterback in the American Athletic Conference will be taking snaps on the other side. UConn is catching East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden as his star soars. The senior is 10th in the nation...
  • UCF coach George O'Leary holds full contact workouts to bolster Knights' mental toughness

    UCF coach George O'Leary holds full contact workouts to bolster Knights' mental toughness
    UCF coach George O'Leary vowed to change players' lives this week after a sloppy 20-13 win against one of the American Athletic Conference's weaker opponents — Tulane. So far, he's delivered. "We were in full pads [Monday,]" said junior...
  • East Carolina, Marshall battle for best of rest in College Football Playoff

    East Carolina, Marshall battle for best of rest in College Football Playoff
    After deliberations this weekend, the new 12-member selection committee will release its first top 25 rankings next Tuesday and while most of the attention will center on the top four teams, there is just as much interest from those outside Power 5...
  • AAC Notebook: Comeback Win Over Tulsa Could Revitalize USF

    For a football program in need of a jump start, climbing out of a 20-point hole might be the trick for South Florida. The Bulls, coming off losses to two ranked teams (Wisconsin and East Carolina), trailed struggling Tulsa 27-7 at halftime Saturday. A...
  • UConn Football Stays On Message: Improvement

    UConn Football Stays On Message: Improvement
    STORRS — With a date at No. 18 East Carolina on Thursday night looming, the focus for first-year head coach Bob Diaco and the 1-5 UConn football team still remains on improvement from within. "We are focused on ourselves and the things we need...
  • UCF, Tulane: three things we learned

    UCF's offense is still a work in progress. That's the most notable fact to come out of the Knights' 20-13 win over American Athletic Conference foe Tulane Saturday. But we'll take a deeper look at the three key facts we learned about UCF, who improved...
  • UCF women's soccer historic streak snapped at UConn

    UCF women's soccer historic streak snapped at UConn
    After weeks of dominating the American Athletic Conference, the UCF women's soccer slipped against UConn. The Knights, who entered the week ranked No. 18 in the country and 6-0 in the conference, dropped a 1-0 contest to the unranked Huskies on the road...
  • UCF's defense aims to build on success

    UCF's defense aims to build on success
    Before every game, middle linebacker Terrance Plummer stands in the middle of UCF's defensive unit and mimics a popular scene from one of the players' favorite gladiator-style movies: "300." "Knights," Plummer yells. "What is your profession?" They...
  • Houston 31, Temple 10

    Houston 31, Temple 10: Greg Ward Jr. went 29-of-33 for 268 yards and two touchdowns as the host Cougars pulled away from the Owls with a pair of quick scores in the third quarter. Markeith Ambles made six catches for 96 yards for Houston (4-3, 2-1...
  • Recap: Houston 31, Temple 10

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Houston 31, Temple 10 Houston 31, Temple 10: Greg Ward Jr. went 29-of-33 for 268 yards and two touchdowns as the host Cougars pulled away from the Owls with a pair of quick scores in the third quarter. Markeith Ambles made...
  • Preview: Tulane at Central Florida

    With his Hall of Fame father watching from the sideline, quarterback Nick Montana guided Tulane to victory in his first start of the season last week. The task for Joe Montana's son is a bit tougher this week as the Green Wave visit American Athletic...