| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:15 PM
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...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:21 PM
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...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:03 PM
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...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 8:26 PM
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....
| Nov 28, 2014
| 2:26 PM
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...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 3:49 PM
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-...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:04 PM
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...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:43 PM
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...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 1:53 PM
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...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:45 PM
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...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 11:29 AM
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...