Category: UCF Knights

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights to Face Duke in the Military Bowl Dec. 28

For the first time in history, the UCF football team is headed to the Military Bowl. UCF (9-4) will meet Atlantic Coast Conference representative Duke (8-4) at 2 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, in 34,000-seat Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland, in the Military Bowl presented by Peraton, benefiting the USO. […]

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UCF Knights Prepare to Face Tulane Green Wave in the AAC Championship on Saturday

After winning the War On I-4 last Saturday in Tampa with a 46-39 victory against South Florida, the 22nd-ranked UCF football team clinched a spot in the American Athletic Conference Championship Game where it will meet No. 18 Tulane. […]

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UCF Researcher Receives $1.5M Award to Develop Health Monitoring Tool for Firefighters

Each time a firefighter puts their life on the line to save a member of the community, they may also put their health in jeopardy. Continuous exposure to extreme heat increases the core body temperature and causes a condition known as heat stress, which has been linked to serious medical conditions. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Jump to No. 22 in Latest Power Rankings, Take on Tulane Saturday

Following a 35-28 road win at Memphis last weekend, the UCF football team has moved up to No. 22 in the second College Football Playoff rankings released on Tuesday night. The Knights are now 7-2 on the season and will travel to No. 17 Tulane this weekend.  […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Jump to No. 25 in Latest Power Rankings

After taking down No. 20 Cincinnati on Saturday, the UCF football team is ranked No. 25 in the latest Associated Press and American Football Coaches Association Top 25 Polls released on Sunday. The Knights are ranked for the first time since week three of the 2020 season. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights vs. SMU Football Game Moved to Sunday at 1 p.m.

The UCF versus SMU football game originally scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, has been moved to Sunday, Oct. 2, the American Athletic Conference announced on Tuesday.  […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Lineman Lokahi Pauole Named to Polynesian Award Watch List

UCF offensive lineman Lokahi Pauole has been named to the watch list for the 2022 Polynesian Player of the Year Award that goes to the most outstanding player of Polynesian ancestry in college football, as announced today by the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Select Team Captains for 2022 Season

Running back Isaiah Bowser, defensive lineman Josh Celiscar, offensive lineman Sam Jackson, linebacker Jeremiah Jean-Baptiste, and receiver Ryan O’Keefe have been selected captains of the 2022 UCF football squad by a vote of their teammates. […]

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UCF Knights to Induct Five Outstanding Athletes into UCF Sports Hall of Fame Sept. 23

Five former UCF athletic greats—Mackenzie Audas (softball), Joe Burnett (football), Linda Gooch (cheer coach), Latavius Murray (football), and Krystina Sarff (rowing)–comprise the UCF Athletics Hall of Fame class for 2022. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Running Back Isaiah Bowser Named to 2022 Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

UCF fifth-year Isaiah Bowser has been named to the watch list for the 2022 Wuerffel Trophy presented by the Wuerffel Foundation. The award is college football’s premier award for community service with athletic and academic achievement. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Tight End Kemore Gamble Named to 2022 Mackey Award Watchlist

UCF tight end Kemore Gamble has been named to the 2022 preseason watchlist for the John Mackey Award that goes to the outstanding tight end in college football. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights to Compete in AAC Conference for One More Athletic Year

UCF will compete in the American Athletic Conference for one more athletic season, then transition to membership in the Big 12 Conference beginning in 2023-24. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Fifteen UCF Knights Merit Preseason All-AAC Mentions

Fifteen UCF football players—led by first-team picks Davonte Brown, Ryan O’Keefe and Lokahi Pauole–have received some sort of all-conference mention in either the Athlon Sports or Lindy’s 2022 preseason college football preview magazines. […]

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UCF Knights Announce 10-year, $19.5 Million Deal for Football Venue to Become FBC Mortgage Stadium

The UCF Athletic Association and FBC Mortgage, LLC, have combined on a naming rights agreement for the Knights’ home football stadium that takes effect beginning with the upcoming 2022 season and will brand the UCF football venue as FBC Mortgage Stadium. […]

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Four University of Central Florida Knights Football Players Sign NFL Free Agent Contracts

Following the end of the 2022 NFL Draft on Saturday, which saw UCF’s Kalia Davis get selected in the sixth round by the San Francisco 49ers, Cole Schneider, Brandon Johnson, Big Kat Bryant and Marcus Tatum signed free-agent contracts with NFL teams. […]

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