| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:37 PM
The War on I-4 is finally back.
UCF has battled for years to restart the rivalry series with USF. The Bulls were once in the Big East conference, while the Knights were a step back in Conference USA. USF leaders made it clear they preferred scheduling...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:16 AM
UCF coach George O'Leary wasn't surprised by the bruising Will Stanback hit that earned gasps from Knights' fans and was on heavy rotation during ESPN's SportsCenter.
Stanback delivered the Knights' latest national highlight, trucking freshman defensive...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Forget the nail-biters. Forget the close games. Forget the last-second heroics.
The Knights scored touchdowns on their first four possessions and the defense — coming off its worst game of the season — shined as UCF rolled to a comfortable...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:28 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Bill Fay, The Sports Xchange
Bortles, UCF rout Rutgers, remain atop AAC
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Central Florida finally made it easy on its fans and coaches, hammering Rutgers 41-17 Thursday night to retain control of the American...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:28 PM
The plays add up to disappointment or joy, to success or failure.
A fumble at FIU Stadium. A muffed punt in Utah. A crushing hit in Memphis. A diving, one-handed grab in Philadelphia.
For UCF, a total of 31 points during the 2011 season meant the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Before No. 18 UCF's 39-36 win over Temple, UCF coach George O'Leary glanced at his team's travel roster.
Of the 66 players who were flying to Philadelphia, 24 of them were true or redshirt freshman — 36 percent. For significant portions of the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:11 AM
Each week, we try to take a statistical look at how UCF compares to its opponent.
With a trip to Philadelphia to take on last-place Temple (1-8) on Saturday, the Knights will own an advantage in nearly every category.
Because the Owls have played so...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Florida Gators and some of their frothing-at-the-mouth, fire-the-coach football fans don't want to hear this, but they need to hear it.
They need to hear that they would be a whole lot better off if they were more like UCF.
| Nov 12, 2013
| 12:21 PM
UCF coach George O'Leary said defensive end Miles Pace is likely to miss three to four weeks after undergoing an appendectomy on Friday before the 19-14 win over Houston.
Pace has been participating in practice in a red jersey, but O'Leary said the team...
| Nov 10, 2013
UCF is no longer "Team Moral Victory."
They are heartbreakers, and not heartbroken.
They are charging on, instead of slipping away.
UCF 19, Houston 14.
The Knights no longer play that debilitating game with themselves and a...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 7:29 PM
No. 21 UCF's defense came through over and over again for the Knights, sealing a 19-14 win over Houston Saturday night.
The Cougars moved the ball to the red zone and had four shots at a game-winning touchdown, but each time the Knights applied just...