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  • Hundreds pack into Wall Street Plaza for UCF Fiesta Bowl watch party

    Hundreds pack into Wall Street Plaza for UCF Fiesta Bowl watch party
    Hundreds of UCF fans packed into Wall Street Plaza Wednesday night erupted in cheers at the opening kickoff of the Fiesta Bowl. Around 9:00 p.m., the UCF Knights (11-1) opened its first-ever Bowl Championship Series game against Baylor University (11-1)...
  • Arizona anti-gay legislation being monitored by Fiesta Bowl

    Arizona anti-gay legislation being monitored by Fiesta Bowl
    Arizona’s anti-gay legislation is being monitored by the Fiesta Bowl. Controversial Arizona State Bill 1062, which would allow Arizona business owners to legally discriminate against gays and lesbians based on their religious beliefs, has been...
  • UCF is 17.5-point underdog in Fiesta Bowl

    UCF is 17.5-point underdog in Fiesta Bowl
    It appears sportsbooks have little respect for UCF. Many casinos and offshore sportsbooks haven’t yet announced betting lines for bowl games, but at least one has established UCF as a 17.5-point underdog against Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl....
  • Knights have successful season in classroom, too

    Knights have successful season in classroom, too
    I remember when UCF was for selected for a bowl game for the first time in 2005. I am the guy who reports graduation rates and academic progress rates for all the bowl bound teams each year. I felt badly that I had to report that year that UCF had the...
  • Chris Dufresne's final regular-season football rankings

    Chris Dufresne's final regular-season football rankings
    Of the top two teams in the final regular-season ranking, one almost got left out of the preseason rating and the other didn't win a Southeastern Conference game last season. Who said picking champions was easy? Rankman's preseason top two, Stanford and...
  • UCLA at Stanford: How they match up

    UCLA at Stanford: How they match up
    There have been few games like this for UCLA in the last decade. The ninth-ranked Bruins face No. 13 Stanford in Palo Alto. Staff writer Chris Foster examines the story lines. Quarterback A UCLA's Brett Hundley had 410 yards passing against California...
  • Diaco's First Practice In The Books, But UConn Has Work To Do

    Diaco's First Practice In The Books, But UConn Has Work To Do
    STORRS – The first UConn football spring practice, new coach Bob Diaco said upon entering the interview room Monday, is in the books. And with it, the hope is, a culture of winning and the hard work that goes into it will soon follow. "Everybody...
  • Atlantic Coast Conference gets its turn in the spotlight

    Atlantic Coast Conference gets its turn in the spotlight
    The Atlantic Coast Conference has been waiting so many years for this stand-alone moment it might collectively have to take a nervous pill and sit down. The ACC has spent years failing to prove it was more than just a basketball conference. It wanted so...
  • Chris Petersen leaving Boise State for Washington head coaching job

    After all the other schools that called over the years and were sent away, it was Washington that finally hooked Chris Petersen. Petersen will be the Huskies' football coach, making the decision to leave Boise State after eight seasons as the Broncos'...
  • With Florida State vs. Auburn in BCS title game, the system works

    There were eight undefeated teams on Oct. 27 and six left on Nov. 17 and it appeared the last year of the Bowl Championship Series might get the fist in the face it deserved. Then Auburn's moon jumped to the seventh house, Jupiter aligned with...
  • Scandal involving Jameis Winston isn't necessarily end of a title run

    Scandal involving Jameis Winston isn't necessarily end of a title run
    What can stop Florida State now? The Seminoles wiped Clemson out on national television on Oct. 19 and then were gifted with last week's Stanford win against Oregon. That Nov. 7 upset secured Florida State's hold on No. 2 in the Bowl Champion Series...
  • A sweet (and not so sweet) trip down memory lane of 16 BCS title games

    A sweet (and not so sweet) trip down memory lane of 16 BCS title games
    If I make it to Monday I will have covered all 16 national title games in the Bowl Championship Series era. Someone, please, blow a kazoo. It's been one crazy ride between Tennessee playing Florida State at the Fiesta Bowl in 1998 and this week's...