| Jan 7, 2014
| 9:58 AM
The college football season came to an end Monday night with a thrilling final BCS National Championship game.
This college football season was certainly one to remember for many fans in Central Florida.
UCF earned its first BCS bowl bid and came...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:09 AM
The Pembroke Pines Optimist program's 125-pound squad has been one of the more dominant teams in the American Youth Football League for the past three seasons, winning three consecutive Super Bowl titles.
The Bengals, who have come out on top in 38...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:01 PM
HARTFORD — Perhaps it was too much to ask for. After all, UConn had just played two road games against ranked opponents that offered enough competition and suspense to at least get its heart rate up.
These days, that's what constitutes a nail-...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:02 AM
After a less-than-stellar performance in a win over rival USF this past season, UCF coach George O'Leary promised you would never see the team wear its alternative black helmets again.
He was kidding then, but those helmets won't be around as an option...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:53 AM
UCF sold out its alternate black helmets in nine minutes, according to associate athletic director Zack Lassiter.
The school made a decision to sell the black-and-gold helmets, which were purchased for the team to wear in its Black Friday game against...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:37 PM
UConn junior linebacker Yawin Smallwood and senior defensive tackle Shamar Stephen were named AAC All-Conference picks on Wednesday. Smallwood is on the first team, Stephen the second team.
UCF quarterback Blake Bortles and Louisville defensive end...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:07 PM
The 95-pound Plantation Wildcats youth tackle football team had a strong rushing attack and a stout defensive effort to cruise past Pembroke Pines 18-2 in the recent American Youth Football League Super Bowl for their third consecutive championship.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Jacksonville Ribault linebacker Jakob Johnson, who committed to the University of Tennesee last month but was still entertaining UCF options, said Friday he will stick with his original UT commitment.
"I'm still in contact with them," Johnson said of...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 6:35 PM
The Knights are headed to a Fiesta.
Fifteenth-ranked UCF learned Sunday it will face No. 6 Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz., on Jan. 1, a cross-country trip to face the Big 12 champion for the program’s first-ever Bowl Championship...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:58 PM
The friendship between T.J. Weist and Willie Taggart was hatched 11 years ago, when the coaches were together as assistants at Western Kentucky.
Taggart was the offensive coordinator on Jack Harbaugh's staff, Weist coached wide receivers and running...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:27 PM
STORRS — Hank Hughes has seen the best and worst of times for UConn football in his 13 years on the staff.
Right now, it's the latter. The Huskies are 0-4 for the first time since 1991, and it hasn't been that long since the program reached its...