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UCF names Johnny Dawkins Knights' new basketball coach

UCF names Johnny Dawkins Knights' new basketball coach

UCF officially announced it has hired Johnny Dawkins to serve as the Knights' new men's basketball coach. 

“I’m confident Johnny Dawkins will be a great leader for our men’s basketball program here at UCF,” Knights athletics director Danny White said. “There was a ton of interest in this position. We targeted Coach Dawkins early on in the process. After our conversations with him and after talking to many well-respected people in college basketball, it became clear to me that he’s the right coach to take our program to the next level. We are very happy to welcome Johnny, Tracy and their family to Orlando.

“The members...

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