| Sep 4, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Breathe a sigh of relief UCF football fans. Two of the Knights top offensive players, senior receiver Rannell Hall and sophomore running back Will Stanback, practiced Thursday after missing the season-opener against Penn State, according to coach George...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:52 PM
DUBLIN — Despite an exhausting first half and a key injury to middle linebacker Terrance Plummer, Clayton Geathers refused to entertain excuses for UCF's defensive performance during a 26-24 loss to Penn State Saturday.
"No excuses," said...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:59 PM
The Orlando Sentinel photo team snapped a shot Thursday of University of Central Florida football coach George O'Leary reacting to a play at home plate during the annual players vs. coaches softball game.
A variety of reader-submitted memes and...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:38 PM
UCF's football season-opener may be 4,000 miles away in Ireland, but it's still a home game when your last name is O'Leary.
When UCF coach George O'Leary marches his team onto the field of Croke Park Stadium on Saturday, he'll be within three hours of...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:04 AM
EATONVILLE — The whiteboard mounted to the wall adjacent to his desk distracts Siaha Burley.
For about 16 hours a day, the Orlando Predators offensive coordinator's focus is on the play diagrams, formations and notes in blue ink on that board or...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
It never pays to lie, especially on your resume. Former Georgia Tech football coach George O'Leary found out years ago when he lost the Notre Dame job for fudging his credentials.
Manhattan basketball Coach Steve Masiello found out this week when he...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:54 AM
UCF has had it's eyes on Trevill Holcy since the summer of 2012, when the big wide receiver first stepped on campus for a 7-on-7 camp.
Head coach George O'Leary watched him again this past summer at the same camp, anxious to see his progression. He...
| May 19, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Kissimmee Osceola linebacker Riley Nicholson was quite surprised Monday when he was offered a football scholarship by UCF offensive coordinator Charlie Taaffe.
"It's pretty exciting and it's a good offer for me," Nicholson said prior to practice...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:31 PM
UCF football's preseason camp opened with more questions than answers compared to last season, but players are resolute about building on the program's recent success.
"I feel like last year's first day, we were kind of ... I don't want to say we were...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:42 PM
With bagpipes playing in the background, UCF football players lined up to board buses and start easily the most exciting road trip of their careers.
UCF graduate assistant Rob Calabrese, a former player for the Knights, held a plastic bag full of...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Frank Beamer turns 68 in October, and his College Football Hall of Fame credentials were long ago secured. But rather than plot retirement and more frequent fleecing of golf partners, Virginia Tech’s iconic coach has signed a two-year contract...