| Feb 8, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The Big East officially introduced Memphis as a new member slated to join the league in all sports in 2013, while Conference USA and the Mountain West Conference are reportedly inching closer to a formal merger.
The Big East has poached four current...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:02 PM
Five Knights Chasing Glory
RB Latavius Murray: While there is considerable buzz about Miami transfer Storm Johnson, Murray is a proven leader who always finds a way to shine when it counts.
QB Blake Bortles: The sophomore who demonstrated poise under...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Aug. 30, at AKRON, 7 p.m., ESPN3.com
The Buzz: UCF will get the first dose of the Bowden era at Akron. First-year head coach Terry Bowden is trying to overhaul a lagging Zips program that went 2-22 the past two seasons.
SEPT. 8, at OHIO STATE, noon,...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:29 AM
2011 record: 5-7 (4-4 in Conference USA, third in Eastern Division)
The Buzz: The Pirates have the talent to stay in games and occasionally pull off upsets, but a series of poorly timed miscues haunted the team last season. East Carolina...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 1:41 PM
UCF junior forward Keith Clanton was surprised but pleased to learn Monday afternoon he earned first team All-Conference USA honors.
The Knights are so focused on improving and preparing for the upcoming Conference USA tournament, Clanton said he didn'...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 11:55 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- UCF relied on stifling defensive pressure and late freethrows to claim a 64-54 win over UAB Thursday night at the FedEx Forum, advancing to the semifinals of the Conference USA Tournament for the first time in school history.
| Apr 23, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Seth Greenberg is a quality basketball mind and leaves Virginia Tech basketball in far better shape than when he arrived nine years ago. But athletic director Jim Weaver was absolutely right to fire him Monday as the Hokies' coach.
That's difficult to...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:59 AM
The last time Virginia Tech searched for a basketball coach, no media outlet reported Seth Greenberg as a possible candidate until the day before he was hired. Tony Bennett’s name didn’t surface at Virginia three years ago until the very day...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 11:39 AM
UCF had six players named to the All-Conference USA first team, the league announced on Tuesday. The Knights had 12 total players who earned league recognition.
Running back Latavius Murray, defensive lineman Troy Davis, defensive back Kemal Ishmael,...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 12:03 PM
In addition to the 12 UCF players that earned all-conference honors on Tuesday, Knights defensive lineman Deion Green and wide receiver Breshad Perriman were named to the C-USA all-freshman team.
Perriman has come along all season, impressing UCF...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:24 AM
UCF continued to rack up its postseason awards on Wednesday when safety Kemal Ishmael earned Conference USA defensive player of the year honors and Quincy McDuffie was named C-USA special teams player of the year.
The awards were voted on by the league's...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 3:04 PM
UCF nearly saw its must-win game on Saturday turn into a warm-up for the conference championship game.
Marshall nearly upset East Carolina on Friday night, taking the Pirates to double overtime before falling, 65-59. A Herd win would have given UCF...