| 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-...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 10:15 AM
George O'Leary knows UCF football coaches, players and fans are frustrated with the team following a crushing 37-29 loss to struggling UConn Saturday. But he asserted that no one is more disappointed than him when he addressed media Tuesday afternoon...
| 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...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Undefeated Marshall was left off the college football playoff rankings for the second consecutive week proving that strength of schedule greatly matters.
And this is a positive for UCF football, who is still searching to fill one nonconference game on...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Nearly three years after catching his last NFL pass, Mike Sims-Walker was trying to rekindle a dream.
That was why the former Edgewater and UCF wide receiver was trying out for the Cleveland Browns in April, attempting to show that some of the talent...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Few things have the ability to rattle the nerves of former UCF running back Kevin Smith.
Fear tends to melt once you've made a living thrusting your body into a human wall of 1,600 pounds before thousands of adoring fans day after day.
But four months...