| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:29 AM
Retirement has become a popular buzz word surrounding 68-year-old UCF football coach George O’Leary this season. One national media outlet reported O’Leary, who is in his 11th season with the Knights, strongly considered retiring after the...
| 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-...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Just say the phrase, "the catch" and nearly everyone in the state of Florida knows that refers to J.J. Worton's amazing one-handed touchdown reception to beat Temple 39-36 on the road last year.
UCF players admit that was a game they should have lost...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:48 PM
There are almost half a million views of "The Catch" on YouTube. About half of those hits probably came from Kathy Worton, the mother of UCF receiver J.J. Worton.
"Every time I see it, it's so much fun," Kathy Worton exclaimed. "I think I've watched...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:38 PM
UCF coach George O'Leary has been on a mission bolster his offense's mental toughness entering another key conference showdown with Temple Saturday.
Senior Rannell Hall is one of a handful of players O'Leary knows doesn't need any extra motivation....
| Oct 26, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Even old school UCF coach George O'Leary has a limit on how much physicality he wants to see out of his players, particularly quarterback Justin Holman.
He's yelled at Holman on more than one occasion for neglecting to slide on scrambles instead of...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Two of UCF football's veteran players on offense, senior Rannell Hall and redshirt junior Joey Grant, are fighting through injuries.
Hall missed practice Monday following what appeared to be a hamstring injury to his left leg late in the third quarter...