| Jun 22, 2011
| 7:45 AM
Three UCF football team physicians testified Tuesday they did not know Ereck Plancher tested positive for sickle cell trait and never counseled him about the condition.
Orange County medical examiner Joshua D. Stephany also told the jury on day seven...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 5:46 PM
Gisele Plancher took a deep breath and began to read her son's handwritten message inside the last Mother's Day card he ever gave her.
Her voice wavered as she told jurors that her son, Ereck, wrote, "I would like to personally thank you for raising me...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 4:59 AM
UCF President John Hitt knows fans love to speculate about football coach George O'Leary's future.
O'Leary has vocal critics who insist he doesn’t have what it takes to help UCF football compete on the national stage. They dismiss his...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 12:44 PM
Louisville Fern Creek High all-purpose running back Jerrell Moore made his college choice public Friday afternoon, deciding to sign with the hometown Cardinals.
Moore's decision was expected to come down between Louisville and UCF, however it's unlikely...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 6:58 AM
For the past two weeks, Kentucky fan websites and media outlets have been posting rumors four-star Louisville Seneca quarterback DaMarcus Smith was trying to get out of his letter of intent to UCF.
However, UCF coach George O'Leary still expects Smith to...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:18 PM
When a Notre Dame student videographer reported to work Oct. 27 on a day gusty enough for the National Weather Service to issue a wind advisory, he claimed video coordinator Tim Collins informed him practice would be outdoors "contrary to his judgment.''...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:54 PM
A former UCF football player stated in a sworn deposition there were no athletic trainers or water present during the final phase of Ereck Plancher's last workout.
Former UCF wide receiver Anthony Davis stated in the deposition no athletic trainers...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:55 AM
UCF football coach George O'Leary will be the speaker at the awards banquet for the Orlando Science Center's Cosmic Golf Challenge on April 7. The event, now in its 28th year, is a fund-raiser for OSC educational programs.
Corporate teams and individuals...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 10:17 AM
UCF coach George O'Leary said he has declined to release four-star Louisville quarterback DaMarcus Smith from his letter of intent.
O'Leary said Smith's mother contacted him Monday night to say her son was seeking a release from his letter of intent.
| Jun 11, 2011
| 3:27 PM
They know he would have shrugged off the compliments, but Ereck Plancher's friends, family and coaches called him perfect.
He was the perfect student, the perfect big brother, the perfect teammate. More than 3,000 people attended his funeral.
| Jun 28, 2011
| 5:25 PM
In football terms, the Ereck Plancher trial is three yards and a cloud of legal wrangling and conflicting testimony.
It only took one Tuesday afternoon in Courtroom 12-D of the Orange County Courthouse to know this beyond a shadow of a doubt: