| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:50 AM
At UConn, Aug. 29, 7 p.m., Rentschler Field
2013 record: 8-5
Coach: Bronco Mendenhall
Last meeting: First meeting
Players to watch: QB Taysom Hill, RB Jamaal Williams, WR Mitch Mathews, DL Travis Tuiloma, DL Remington Peck, LB Alani...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The 20 seniors on the UCF football team's roster don't think the Knights' success started when they captured the Fiesta Bowl on Jan. 1.
It started years ago when players like Daunte Culpepper and Asante Samuel laid the foundation. It grew under the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Five decades worth of notes are stowed away in boxes and filing cabinets in UCF offensive coordinator Charlie Taaffe's home office and garage in Orlando.
The scribbling fills notebooks from his first job coaching running backs and quarterbacks at Albany...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Tulsa was picked to finish last in the American Athletic Conference media poll heading into its debut season in the AAC. But the Golden Hurricane are using a lesson it learned in Conference USA to prepare for the upcoming season.
"Last year we were...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:29 PM
UCLA plays Colorado at the Rose Bowl on Saturday. Get out the abacus. The Buffaloes have given up 50 or more points in six of 13 Pac-12 games the last two seasons. Staff writer Chris Foster examines the story lines:
Heal thy self
UCLA is coming off...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:47 PM
It’s probably not a reach to say that Wyatt Miller is likely to be the first blueberry picker who will ever wear a UCF Knights football uniform.
Miller, a 6-foot-6, 280-pound nimble offensive tackle from Douglas (Ga.) Coffee High, became the...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Fifth year (38-10, all at ODU)
Imagine the offspring of Richard Simmons and Tony Robbins with a 5-Hour Energy drip. That's Wilder, particularly after last season concluded in the FCS playoff quarterfinals. To be fair, Wilder...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:11 AM
* denote ACC Bowl tie-ins (Miami), ^ denote Conference USA (FIU, FAU).
December 21: Gildan New Mexico Bowl (2 p.m.), Las Vegas Bowl (3:30 p.m.), Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (5:30 p.m.), R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (9 p.m.) ^
December 23: Beef 'O'...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:24 AM
When UCF defeated Georgia in the Liberty Bowl in 2010, Mac Loudermilk didn’t know anything about the team that was beating up on his SEC Bulldogs.
A lot has changed.
He was a freshman at Valdosta (Ga.) High at the time, but he knows plenty about...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:25 AM
For the last 18 years, the Liberty Bowl has been the postseason destination for the top Conference USA teams, but come 2014, it appears that the league and the Memphis-based game will divorce.
The Memphis Commercial Appeal reported this week that the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
You don’t need to watch a ball drop to know that time marches on when you have kids, those little walking calendars whose every new inch or fresh turn of phrase is a reminder that you are getting older. Better, smarter and surprisingly more...