Category: UCF Knights

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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UCF’s Coach Gus Malzahn, AD Terry Mohajir Will Be at Port Canaveral for ‘ChargeOn’ Tour May 24

The annual ChargeOn Tour is set to get started next month with UCF head football coach Gus Malzahn, director of athletics Terry Mohajir and other Knights favorites hitting the road to catch up with fans throughout the sunshine state. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Look Good On Offense, Defense During Annual Spring Game

Both the offensive and defensive units had their time to shine, as Gold defeated Black by a score of 38-14 in the annual UCF Spring Game, presented by Knight Pass, Saturday afternoon at the Bounce House. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Release 2022 Regular Season Schedule

A homecoming date versus 2021 College Football Playoff semifinalist Cincinnati–plus attractive non-conference home matchups with Atlantic Coast Conference foes Louisville and Georgia Tech highlight a 2022 UCF football schedule that includes seven home dates at the Bounce House. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Space Uniform Named 2021 UNISWAG Uniform of the Year

The votes for the UNISWAG Football Awards were tallied and with over 166,000 votes, the fans have voted UCF’s Space Game uniform as the 2021 UNISWAG Uniform of the Year. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Spring Game Set for April 16, Will Showcase New Talent

On the heels of a victory over Florida in the 2021 Gasparilla Bowl last month, the UCF football team has scheduled its annual Spring Game, presented by Knight Pass, for April 16 at noon at the Bounce House. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Trio Set to Play in Upcoming Senior Bowls Starting January 15

A trio of seniors from UCF’s football team is scheduled to play in nationally renowned senior all-star games this winter, as Big Kat Bryant, Cole Schneider, and Brandon Johnson set their sights on professional careers. […]

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UCF Knights Head Coach Gus Malzahn Named Finalist for Steve Spurrier First-Year Coach Award

The Football Writers Association of America announced the finalists for the Steve Spurrier First-Year Coach Award, which goes to the best coach in his first year at a school, and UCF’s Gus Malzahn was among the three finalists. […]

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WATCH: UCF Head Coach Gus Malzahn Previews Knight’s Clash Against Gators in Gasparilla Bowl

For the fifth time in history, the UCF football team is headed to the Tampa Bay area for a postseason bowl game, this time to play in the Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl. […]

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UCF Knights Receive Over 20,000 Ticket Requests in 48 Hours Ahead of Gasparilla Bowl Against Florida Gators

UCF Athletics received more than 20,000 ticket requests for the Knights’ Dec. 23 postseason assignment against Florida in the Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl to be played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights to Battle Florida Gators in Gasparilla Bowl Dec. 23 in Tampa

For the fifth time in history, the UCF football team is headed to the Tampa Bay area for a postseason bowl game, this time to play in the Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl. […]

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UCF Considered ‘Place to Be’ to View the Longest Partial Lunar Eclipse of the Century Nov. 19

Central Floridians will have a chance to see the longest partial lunar eclipse of the century early Friday morning and it promises to put on quite the show. […]

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCF Knights Long Snapper Alex Ward Named Patrick Mannelly Award Semifinalist

The Patrick Mannelly Award, which honors the best Football Bowl Subdivision senior long snapper, announced its 2021 semifinalists Monday night, and UCF’s Alex Ward was among the 10 honored from across the country. […]

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UCF Knights Defensive Tackle Anthony Montalvo Among Nominees For 2021 Burlsworth Trophy

The Burlsworth Trophy announced the players nominated from Division I (FBS) schools across the country for the 2021 Burlsworth Trophy, and UCF’s Anthony Montalvo was among the nominees. […]

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