| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:21 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. – UConn went from ugly to the ugliest it has been in just a matter of days.
These Huskies, for as much time and effort as they and the coaching staff put into a game, should be getting things right a lot more than they are.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 2:37 PM
With UCF leading 52-10 in the third quarter, Knights coach George O’Leary inserted the second- and third-string players.
That gave freshman quarterback Justin Holman his second collegiate action of the season, and first since a brief appearance...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Site: Bright House Networks Stadium, Orlando, Fla. Time: Noon
Line: UCF by 23.5 points
Weather: Mostly sunny, high of 80
TV: ESPNU/SNY: Eamon McAnaney, Anthony Becht, Brooke Welsbrod. Radio: Joe D'Ambrosio, Wayne Norman and Kevin Nathan.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:39 AM
It takes a lot to pull off a win on the road against a good team.
Sometimes, it’s the small things that add up to a big win. It was no different for UCF in its 38-35 win over Louisville.
Some involves luck:
* Caleb Houston recovering after...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:27 PM
UCF made a splash in the national spotlight, stunning No. 8 Louisville.
The Knights claimed a 38-35 lead with 23 seconds remaining and held on for the biggest victory in school history.
UCF received the opening kick in front of a rowdy Cardinals crowd...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:11 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said earlier this week that UCF was a “sleeping giant.”
And then on Friday night, Louisville football coach Charlie Strong and his undefeated, No. 8-ranked Cardinals not only...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:20 AM
UCF came into Papa John’s Cardinals Stadium intent on proving its worth to the college football world.
The Knights certainly accomplished their goal.
With a national TV audience watching, in front of a hostile, sold-out crowd, the Knights fought...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:47 AM
UCF traveled to Memphis today as it prepares to open its American Athletic Conference schedule on Saturday.
The Tigers are a much better team than what the Knights have faced in past years. We’ll examine in tomorrow’s paper why eight...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:20 AM
UCF quarterback Blake Bortles set a career-high for passing yards with 358 in a loss to No. 12 South Carolina on Saturday, but you could also argue the junior had his worst game of the season.
Bortles tossed two interceptions – one on a slant...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:00 PM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Everybody visibly cringed earlier this week when UCF offensive lineman Chris Martin answered a question in which I challenged his contention that Penn State is "just another game."
You could almost see the look of panic on...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:30 AM
On Saturday evening, UCF will take the field against Penn State for its first real test of the season.
A win would give the Knights credibility nationally. A loss puts a lot of pressure on a home game against South Carolina two weeks later. (Listen to...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 11:20 AM
UCF coach George O’Leary called freshmen quarterbacks Justin Holman and Pete DiNovo into his office on Thursday morning.
“You’re going to be activated,” he told them.
The previous night, back-up QB Tyler Gabbert called...