| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Is anybody surprised that Tiger Woods is moving his Hero World Challenge tournament out of Orlando and to the Bahamas starting next year? Sadly, it's par, er, bogey for the course.
I've said it before and I'll...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 7:22 PM
GAINESVILLE — The question isn't why Randy Shannon was hired by new Florida Gators head coach Jim McElwain; the question is why Shannon wasn't hired by old Florida head coach Will Muschamp.
Or Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher.
| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:45 PM
PASADENA, Calif. — Running off at the typewriter …
Believe me, I get it that Florida State is not well-liked and the nation's sports fans gleefully celebrated about the Seminoles getting pummeled by Oregon in the Rose Bowl, but the piling...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:59 PM
It was a bumpy ride, but somehow UCF football still managed to reach its targeted destination in the 2014 college football season.
The Knights (9-4 overall, 7-1 conference) clinched their second consecutive American Athletic Conference title with a...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 6:04 PM
UCF freshman receiver Jordan Akins sat on the bench alone outside of the Nicholson Field House to collect his breath for a few moments after practice Thursday night.
He's already seeing a significant increase of reps as the Knights prepare to graduate...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:40 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — Sweat dripped from the foreheads of several UCF football players before they erupted into celebratory chants shortly after packing the last of 3,000 bags filled with food set to be delivered to Boys and Girls Club locations across...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:28 AM
The Memphis, BYU Miami Beach brawl highlighted one reason UCF coach George O'Leary isn't a fan of teams interacting during a bowl game week.
If O'Leary had his way, he'd prefer for UCF players to avoid all contact with NC State leading up to the Bitcoin...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 4:21 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — For a senior class that recently put UCF football in the national spotlight, leaving Tropicana Field with anything short of a victory against NC State Friday night would be an ego blow.
And the Knights (9-3 overall, 7-1 American...
| Dec 27, 2014
WASHINGTON — Shane Beamer was 12 and a sideline gofer the last time his father was not on the field for a Virginia Tech football game. This was 1989, Frank Beamer's third year as the Hokies' head coach, and less than a week after a coronary...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 9:47 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — For much of the night, UCF had no answer for Jacoby Brissett.
Brissett, NC State's athletic and nimble quarterback, eluded Knights defenders with his legs while somehow finding receivers wide open for huge gains as NC State...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 9:11 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — Why the long faces, Knights fans?
All is not lost.
I am here to cheer you up after Friday night's 34-27 loss to North Carolina State in something known as the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl.
There is at least some solace...