Category: UCF Knights

UCF Knights Accept Invitation to Gasparilla Bowl vs. Marshall, Set for Dec. 23 in Tampa

For the fourth time in history, the UCF football team is headed to the Tampa/St. Petersburg area for a postseason bowl game, this time to play in the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl. UCF (9-3) will meet Conference USA representative Marshall (8-4) at 2:30 p.m. EST on Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, in 40,277-seat Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, in the Gasparilla Bowl.

WATCH: UCF Knights to Take On Florida A&M Aug. 29 to Open 2019 Football Campaign

Football fans rejoice — the Knights return to the field this month. The reigning back-to-back American Athletic Conference Champions are the favorites to claim the league trophy once again, and they start their 2019 campaign at home Aug. 29 against Florida A&M on CBS Sports Network.

SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Former Viera Hawks and Current UCF Knights’ Nixon Bro-Combo Talk With Steve Wilson

UCF Knights wide receivers, former Viera Hawks Football standouts Tre Nixon and Devin Nixon talk with the Friday Night Locker Room’s Steve Wilson after practice on Friday about playing together again at the University of Central Florida and the outlook for UCF’s 2019 season.

No.9 Seed UCF Knights Set to Enter Madness Tonight vs. No.8 Seed Virginia Commonwealth

Just because the first round of the NCAA Tournament will be winding down doesn’t mean the chaos of March will be any less. In fact, by the time that the 8-9 matchup between UCF and VCU tips off on Friday night, the madness will be in full force.

WATCH: No.11 Knights Win Streak Reaches 23 With 35-13 Win Over No.19 Cincinnati in National Spotlight

On perhaps the biggest single day in the history of the UCF Football program, the Knights’ first offensive play was a strip sack of McKenzie Milton for a Cincinnati touchdown. Trailing 6-0, the Knights’ next possession ended in a punt that was downed at their own 35-yard line. But the defense stood tall and forced a field goal attempt that was missed.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: University of Central Florida Host ESPN College GameDay for First Time Saturday

This Saturday may be the biggest day for college football ever at UCF. ESPN’s iconic college football preview show ESPN College GameDay will make its first-ever appearance at UCF Saturday. ESPN College GameDay built by The Home Depot will be held this Saturday on Memory Mall at UCF.

High School Football off to Surprising Start for Some, Week 1 in the Books for Local Colleges

I warned you that the high school football season goes by in the blink of an eye. As we are approach Week 3 this Friday night some of the mainstays in the county are off to less than stellar starts.