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  • UCF defense helps propel Knights to win at Houston

    HOUSTON — Moments after the football bounced out of bounds, preserving UCF's 17-12 victory over Houston late Thursday, coach George O'Leary breathed a huge sigh of relief. O'Leary's defense came up big plays all night, with none bigger than Brandon...
  • UCF players careful to avoid firing up USF as War on I-4 rivalry resumes

    UCF players careful to avoid firing up USF as War on I-4 rivalry resumes
    Be it by direct order or personal choice, UCF football players did not want to single out the USF contest as a rivalry game. It took three minutes before any of the Knights' three senior captains — Terrance Plummer, Clayton Geathers and Josh Reese...
  • UCF running backs make most of their opportunities

    UCF running backs make most of their opportunities
    It's a small wonder that UCF sophomore running backs Dontravious Wilson and Micah Reed don't know the tale of New York Yankees first baseman Wally Pipp as much as their head coach, George O'Leary, loves to regale the media with this story. As the old...
  • UCF coach George O'Leary chats about Thanksgiving gratitude | Video

    UCF coach George O'Leary chats about Thanksgiving gratitude | Video
    With the Thanksgiving holiday upon us, we thought it was a good time to ask UCF football coach George O'Leary what he is thankful for.  And his answer might surprise you. "The media," O'Leary joked during the weekly UCF football press conference....
  • UCF senior receiver J.J. Worton suffers career-ending torn ACL

    UCF senior receiver J.J. Worton suffers career-ending torn ACL
    UCF coach George O'Leary said senior receiver J.J. Worton suffered a career-ending torn ACL during the Knights' win over SMU last week. Worton received an MRI on Tuesday that confirmed the severity of his injury O'Leary announced the news after the...
  • East Carolina poses big test for UCF's offensive line

    East Carolina poses big test for UCF's offensive line
    Strong-armed quarterbacks and big-play receivers might steal the spotlight in the American Athletic Conference heavyweight contest between UCF and East Carolina Thursday night. But for UCF offensive coordinator Charlie Taaffe, it's the Pirates' healthy-...
  • UCF defense faces dramatic test at East Carolina

    UCF's regular season-ending script couldn't have been written any more dramatically for UCF's veteran defense. In order to make history as the first team to win back-to-back conference championships, the Knights must go through East Carolina, which...
  • Hail, yes! UCF Knights are champions again

    GREENVILLE, N.C. — Hail, yes! Can you believe it? Can you conceive it? Seriously, I cannot comprehend what I just saw. And never transcend what I just saw. In the span of 3 1/2 hours, I just watched the UCF Knights dominate the game and...
  • UCF coach George O'Leary: 'I expect to be coaching next year'

    UCF coach George O'Leary: 'I expect to be coaching next year'
    George O’Leary plans to coach UCF next season, and beyond. O’Leary told the Orlando Sentinel on Friday he has “every intention of coaching through the end of my contract.” The 68-year-old head coach signed an extension after last...
  • UCF establishes itself as football program that finds a way to win

    The final seconds had nearly ticked off the clock during UCF's regular season finale against East Carolina and a slew of the team's biggest fans had already turned off their televisions. UCF coach George O'Leary said even his brother had gone to bed...
  • UCF football to play NC State in Bitcoin St Pete Bowl

    UCF football to play NC State in Bitcoin St Pete Bowl
    UCF football will play NC State in the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl meaning head coach George O'Leary got at least one part of his bowl game Christmas wish. Last month, O'Leary said he wanted his team to stay in the state of Florida if they weren't...