| Dec 30, 2013
| 7:18 PM
HOUSTON — Life in a new conference is starting for the UConn men's basketball team, a life that will mean long flights, unfamiliar cities, arenas and opponents.
And that life will also mean a target on the Huskies' backs everywhere they go....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 6:17 AM
UCF will face Houston, which sits atop the American Athletic Conference with a 7-1, 4-0 record, in a showdown that could be considered the Knights’ last major hurdle on the way to a BCS game.
The Cougars won’t be an easy match-up. They...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:21 AM
In what could amount to the last major hurdle between UCF and a conference championship, the Knights will host Houston (7-1, 4-0) on Saturday night at Bright House Networks Stadium.
As it stands, UCF controls its own destiny. A loss to the Cougars would...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:55 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: ATP Tour World Finals round robin: Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi - Jean-Julien Rojer vs. Ivan Dodig-Marcelo Melo, then Roger Federer vs. Juan Martin Del Potro at 9.--Tennis Ch.
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable 47 in Newport...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Houston (7-1) at UCF (6-1)
Where: Bright House Networks Stadium
Weather: 72 degrees, 10 percent rain chance
Online: OrlandoSentinel.com/knightsnotepad, @osknights or #osucf
Quick slant: Coming off of its final bye week of the season,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:31 PM
UCF junior safety Brandon Alexander was well versed on all things John O’Korn this week in practice.
The former Orlando Evans High star knew coming into Saturday night’s key American Athletic Conference showdown with Houston that the Knights...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:16 PM
5 a.m. Tennis: Kremlin Cup semifinals: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova vs. Simona Halep; Samantha Stosur vs. Svetlana Kuznetsova (in Moscow).--Tennis Ch.
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Liverpool at Newcastle.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Newport...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:22 PM
The Bowl Championship Series has been ripped, ridiculed ravaged and pilloried — and that's by the people who like it.
The people who don't have treated it like a demon child.
No one has ever called the BCS boring.
The 16th and last season of...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:43 PM
6 a.m. Golf: BMW Masters third round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
6 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships semifinals: Nadia Petrova-Katarina Srebotnik vs. Su-Wei Hsieh - Shuai Peng, then Li Na vs. Petra Kvitova, then Serena Williams vs. Jelena Jankovic, then...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Mike Aresco was beaming like a proud papa.
The commissioner of the fledgling American Athletic Conference was just asked about the impact of last Friday’s UCF win over Louisville. A game the Knights won 38-25 in front of a national audience on...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Kickoff for UCF's home game against Houston on Nov. 9 is set for 7 p.m. and the game will air on ESPN2, the school announced on Monday.
No. 23 UCF (6-1, 3-0) faces a major test against the Cougars (6-1, 3-0), who take on USF on Thursday night this week....