The University of Central Florida Board of Trustees voted unanimously today to start a national search for UCF’s next president. The search will begin immediately with the goal of having a new president take office in summer 2020.
The Walter Camp Football Foundation announced the FBS National Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, presented by Generation UCAN on Sunday afternoon and UCF’s Dillon Gabriel was named the National Offensive Player of the Week.
The UCF football team continues action this Saturday, Sept. 7, heading on the road to take on FAU. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. with coverage on CBS Sports Network and FM 96.9 The Game.
UCF has done it again, bringing in a record $192.1 million in research funding for fiscal year 2019. Twenty-six grants worth more than $1 million each and 155 first-time lead investigators helped UCF grow its research portfolio.
The UCF Knights are big favorites with bookmakers on the top online betting sites to win the AAC, but whether that would result in an invitation this time around remains open to debate.
These are heady times for the UCF football program – and the end result is that tickets for Knights’ home games in 2019 are going to be difficult to come by, with only minimal quantities of single-game tickets remaining.
Following back-to-back American Athletic Conference Championships and two straight undefeated regular seasons, UCF is nearly sold out of football season tickets for the 2019 season. With less than a month until the season opener, there are fewer than 70 season tickets available.
Gary and Barbara Bryant of Lake Mary, Florida, last month made the largest gift commitment in the history of UCF athletics. Once funded, their $13 million estate gift commitment will establish the Gary and Barbara Bryant Family Athletic Endowed Scholarship Fund.
NASA’s New Horizons mission continues to fly toward the outer edges of our solar system, now more than 4.1 billion miles from Earth with a cruising speed of 33,000 mph.
Even though NASA’s Cassini spacecraft’s mission to Saturn ended in 2017, scientists are still poring over the copious amounts of data it transmitted.
UCF’s Danny White, Josh Heupel and Johnny Dawkins made their way to the Space Coast to meet and greet with fans at Gator’s in Port Canaveral on this stop of the 2019 ChargeOn Tour.
The successful flight of Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket this morning from west Texas carried multiple research payloads, including one from the University of Central Florida. It marks the fourth flight into space for the university in the past year.
More than 8,200 degrees will be conferred at UCF’s Spring 2019 Commencement, May 2-4. This event will be held at Addition Financial Arena (formerly, the CFE Arena), 12777 Gemini Boulevard N., Orlando, Fla. 32816.
A group of 14 graduating UCF engineering and computer science seniors spent more than a year designing and building a fishing boat that creates only minimal noise.
With a full year under their belt, the Josh Heupel-led UCF Knights completed spring season number two on Saturday with the 2019 UCF Spring Game presented by DEX Imaging. This year’s game was the culmination of what Heupel believes was an extremely successful spring.
UCF is really standing out to Cooper Davis. The Viera High School lineman picked up an offer from the Knights in January and he’s been able to campus multiple times this spring, including a visit to a recent spring practice.
UCF professor emeritus Michael Bass has been selected for induction into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame.
UCF moves on to round two of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament after defeating VCU for their first ever NCAA tournament victory, 73-58.
Scientists from around the world will converge at UCF’s Florida Space Institute this week to discuss Centaurs, a type of poorly understood objects found between Jupiter and Neptune.
Another undefeated regular season, a second consecutive American Athletic Conference title, two straight New Year’s Six bowl games and a visit from ESPN College GameDay created an incredible amount of exposure for UCF Football during the 2018 season.