| 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...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 4:43 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — For many of the seniors on UCF's roster, Friday's 34-27 loss to NC State in the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl was an abrupt and somewhat unsatisfying ending to full and successful college careers.
During the past five seasons, the...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 11:24 AM
The UCF football offseason just got more interesting for George O'Leary.
In addition to his routine postseason evaluations, he'll start the work of identifying a new defensive coordinator to replace Tyson Summers, who is headed to Colorado State....
| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:15 AM
The mark of a good football program is one that annually reloads instead of rebuilds.
UCF football coach George O'Leary said he believes the Knights have reached that point after winning back-to-back American Athletic Conference championships. UCF is...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:18 PM
UCF coach George O'Leary said Tulsa's receivers will be among the best the team has faced all season in the American Athletic Conference.
The Golden Hurricane ranks No. 20 among 125 FBS schools in passing offense led by sophomore quarterback Dane Evans,...
| 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 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...