| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:42 PM
The quarterback selected to fill Blake Bortles’ mammoth shoes as UCF’s field leader has yet to take a single college game-day snap and just turned 20 years old in June.
Pete DiNovo, a redshirt freshman from Pinellas County, took the No. 1...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Five greatest days in TV history: (1) John Logie Baird's demonstration of televised moving images in 1926 leads to actual invention of television as we know it; (2) Zenith Corporation creates the first remote...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Entering preseason camp, UCF receivers coach Sean Beckton knew he had a deep pool of talent among experienced receivers like Rannell Hall, Breshad Perriman, J.J. Worton, Josh Reese and senior transfer Jackie Williams.
But it was the younger cast of...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:09 PM
It's no secret that George O'Leary is going to retire someday in the not-too-distant future.
It's also no secret that O'Leary desperately wants his protege -- offensive line coach Brent Key --to become his successor at UCF..
Which is why the Fox...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 2:32 PM
When I asked UCF president John Hitt on Monday about Fox Sports recently reporting that football coach George O'Leary might step down after the season-opening game against Penn State, Hitt actually let out an audible laugh.
"Coach O'Leary would never...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:25 PM
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NCAAF Team Report - Penn State - INSIDE SLANT
In James Franklin's experience, sometimes the wrong play call isn't always a bad thing if every guy on the defense is carrying out that assignment.
"A lot of times, I've seen that over...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:13 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: back to school in Seminole; go along for the ride as an eagle learns to hunt; and thousands of old coins were found during the demolition of a house.
It's Monday and some of you are heading back to...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Last year was an accidental abnormal aberration of an anomaly.
A quirky confluence of lucky breaks, fortuitous bounces and serendipitous circumstances.
In other words, UCF's season was a fluke.
At least that's what all the so-called experts seem...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:50 PM
After a short experimentation at left guard this spring, UCF offensive lineman Torrian Wilson was moved back to his original slot at left tackle.
"Torrian is a better tackle than guard watching him from the spring," UCF coach George O'Leary said after...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
UCF football was picked second in the American Athletic Conference preseason media poll behind conference favorite Cincinnati.
The 2014 Fiesta Bowl championship Knights team sent quarterback Blake Bortles, running back Storm Johnson and offensive...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Another day, another quarterback question unanswered.
When UCF coach George O'Leary was asked if he saw separation among quarterbacks Justin Holman, Pete DiNovo, Tyler Harris and Nick Patti, he playfully answered, "You mean between me and my wife?"...