| Aug 3, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Terrance Plummer's eyes lit up and a smile crept across his face when he was asked about the Fiesta Bowl. It's a moment that left the UCF senior linebacker hungry for more success.
"It's like once you eat a great steak, you don't want to go back to...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Tulsa was picked to finish last in the American Athletic Conference media poll heading into its debut season in the AAC. But the Golden Hurricane are using a lesson it learned in Conference USA to prepare for the upcoming season.
"Last year we were...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:25 PM
NEWPORT, R.I. — Central Florida reaped the benefits of the American Athletic Conference's automatic BCS bid last year and defeated Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl. After a marquee win and developing quarterback Blake Bortles, the No. 3 overall pick in the...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:46 AM
The American Athletic Conference basketball tournament is coming to Orlando.
The Central Florida Sports Commission will announce a deal to bring the American Athletic Conference tournament to the Amway Center in 2016 and 2017, according to sources...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:33 PM
I knew very little about UCF when I first considered the prospect of moving down to Orlando.
What I did know is that I wanted an opportunity to cover college football, and more importantly, to cover stories that were unique to sports. I spoke to friends...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:14 AM
UCF coach George O’Leary will receive a $1 million bonus if he remains as the Knights’ head coach for the next two seasons as part of a restructured contract.
Knights’ athletic director Todd Stansbury confirmed he reworked O’...
| May 10, 2014
| 2:50 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars' backfield could have a distinct UCF look to it in the next few years.
Former UCF running back Storm Johnson is joining his former teammate, Blake Bortles, in Jacksonville.
The former Knights tailback was selected No. 222...
| May 2, 2014
| 3:48 PM
In his prime, Ed Reed was the ultimate difference-maker at safety.
He was instinctive. He was versatile. Most of all, he was a consistent turnover producer, a player with a knack for knowing where the quarterback planned to go with the ball and then...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:16 PM
UCF received $1.7 million from the American Athletic Conference to soften the impact of ticket obligations for the program’s Fiesta Bowl appearance in January.
The American initially set aside $1 million for “ancillary expenses,” to...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Stanford head football Coach David Shaw and his wife, Kori, have bought a multi-unit compound in Rio del Mar, Calif., for $4.5 million.
The property, found within a gated coastline community, faces toward the ocean on a raised lot of more than a...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Urban Meyer coaches in the Big Ten now but can't stop touting the Southeastern Conference.
Maybe it's a muscle reflex from his years at Florida when SEC coaches were programmed to promote the league 365 days a year.
It was all part of the SEC's...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Encompass Championship or not, former Notre Dame quarterback Joe Theismann is thinking football, especially on Saturday. And the on-going quarterback battle at his alma mater has him more than intrigued.
Everett Golson, who helped lead the Irish to...