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  • Mike Bianchi: If O'Leary gets UCF into the Big 12, he should be AD for life

    Mike Bianchi: If O'Leary gets UCF into the Big 12, he should be AD for life
    UCF President John Hitt is no dummy. In fact, he is considered one of the most brilliant university presidents in this country. Which means he must have a wise, well-considered reason why he just named football coach George O'Leary as the school's...
  • UCF football record outperforming Texas, TCU in Big 12

    UCF football record outperforming Texas, TCU in Big 12
    UCF football is not joining the Big 12 ... today. But for the sake of conversation, how exactly does the Knights' record stack up against the other Big 12 schools?  Based on cumulative records from the past four years, UCF would be doing quite well....
  • Former UCF star Lena Petermann to face U.S. in Women's World Cup semifinal

    Former UCF star Lena Petermann to face U.S. in Women's World Cup semifinal
    The email was a no-brainer for UCF women’s soccer coach Tiffany Roberts Sahaydak. It was November 2013 and star player Lena Petermann, who was coming off of an all-American Athletic Conference, AAC Rookie of the Year season, was in her office. The...
  • Brandon Goodwin leaving UCF basketball

    Brandon Goodwin leaving UCF basketball
    Brandon Goodwin will not join the UCF men's basketball team next season.  A school official confirmed to the Orlando Sentinel Sunday night that the 6-foot-1 point guard from Norcross, GA was granted a release from the team. Goodwin emerged as one of...
  • Gene McDowell, former UCF football coach, to be honored with endowed scholarship

    Gene McDowell, former UCF football coach, to be honored with endowed scholarship
    Former UCF football coach Gene McDowell will be honored with an endowed scholarship in his name this fall, according to the school's sports administrators. The UCF McDowell Endowment Fund is expected to be given annually to an incoming football player....
  • UCF softball coaching staff receives prestigious honor

    UCF softball coaching staff receives prestigious honor
    UCF's softball coaching staff captured its second postseason honor. After recording another dominating year in the American Athletic Conference and making another NCAA Tournament run, the Knights shared co-honors with Western Kentucky as the Mideast...
  • UCF's George O'Leary says he's ready to juggle coaching football, leading athletic department

    UCF's George O'Leary says he's ready to juggle coaching football, leading athletic department
    George O'Leary said he loves an adventure. Come July 11, he'll embark on the rare journey, juggling the duties of leading UCF's athletic department and football program. The school formally introduced O'Leary as its interim athletic director before a...
  • O'Leary named interim UCF athletic director

    University of Central Florida football coach George O'Leary has been named the school's interim athletic director. School officials said Tuesday that O'Leary will serve as interim athletic director through the end of the year. The position became open...
  • George O'Leary named UCF interim athletic director

    George O'Leary named UCF interim athletic director
    UCF has named football coach George O'Leary interim athletic director, two sources confirmed to the Orlando Sentinel. The school officially announced the news shortly after 10 a.m.  O'Leary replaces outgoing athletic director Todd Stansbury, who...
  • Oviedo benefits from move of 2016 Texas LB McKinley 'Kiwi' Mitchell

    Oviedo benefits from move of 2016 Texas LB McKinley 'Kiwi' Mitchell
    A few weeks ago at the UCF 7-on-7 Camp, there was a big, athletic player wearing an Oviedo jersey. I had never seen him. I had visited a few Oviedo practices during the spring and I was sure it was a new face. He surely was not an Oviedo Lion. I would...
  • UCF faces challenges chasing third consecutive AAC title, Knights ranked No. 67

    UCF faces challenges chasing third consecutive AAC title, Knights ranked No. 67
    Orlando Sentinel college insider Matt Murschel ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2015-16 season. The Sentinel staff takes a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No. 1...