| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:50 PM
NEWPORT, R.I. — The weight of modern athletic history, one made all the heavier by the bottomless moneybags of network television, is against him and his league. Deep down, Mike Aresco must know this.
Yet it didn't stop the American Athletic...
| 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...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:24 PM
There is no better endorsement for your favorite team than finding its way on the cover of the annual college football preview magazines. Florida State fans know exactly what we're talking about after Jameis Winston and the Seminoles were featured heavily...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:12 AM
All eyes are already on UCF football's defense. This time, they are specifically focusing on defensive back Clayton Geathers and linebacker Terrance Plummer.
Both Geathers and Plummer were named to the College Football Performance Awards watch list...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:36 AM
It's moving day in college athletics.
While the start of conference realignment moved at a rapid pace, we finally seem to be nearing the end of a marathon that featured some surprising shifts.
More than 36 programs have changed conference...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:53 AM
UCF football reached another milestone this week, this time off of the field.
The Golden Knights Club, the fund-raising arm of the football program, hosted a record attendance number for its Hometown Huddle celebration this week. About 750 fans reserved...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:53 AM
While not one of the busiest offseason when it comes to the coaching carousel, there were a lot of interesting hires at high-profile jobs. Here are ten new coaches to keep an eye on this season:
Dino Babers, Bowling Green
The Buzz: Babers comes to...
| May 8, 2014
| 7:54 PM
NEW YORK — Blake Bortles is used to exceeding expectations, but even the former UCF quarterback was surprised when his phone rang after the first pick in the NFL Draft was announced Thursday night.
The Jacksonville Jaguars were calling, and...
| 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 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 27, 2014
| 6:31 AM
As was evidenced by the recent NFL Draft, the stock of local football talent is on the rise and UCF could certainly benefit from landing more hometown stars like the quarterback they snagged back in 2010 by the name of Blake Bortles.
The former Oviedo...