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UCF bowl ban means, gulp, South Alabama could go bowling

UCF bowl ban means, gulp, South Alabama could go bowling | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

The whole world fell apart a bit in terms of college football's postseason on Tuesday when the NCAA hit UCF with the one-year ban. That brings to four the number of teams unable to go to a bowl in 2012 – Central Florida, Ohio State, North Carolina and Penn State.

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UCF Mascot Timeline Infographic

UCF Mascot Timeline Infographic | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
This infographic timeline takes a historic look at how the University of Central Florida went from having a citronaut to a knight as their school mascot.
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UCF Football Preview: Running Backs | Sports Talk Florida | Florida's Sports Leader

UCF Football Preview: Running Backs | Sports Talk Florida | Florida's Sports Leader | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

Since arriving to UCF in 2004, head coach George O’Leary’s offensive success has been carried by a strong running game. Entering the 2012 season, the back field’s depth chart is loaded with talent.

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SAVE THE DATE: UCF Football FanFest Saturday, Aug. 18 - UCF Knights - Official Athletics Site

SAVE THE DATE: UCF Football FanFest Saturday, Aug. 18 - UCF Knights - Official Athletics Site | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
UCF football fans will have an up close and personal opportunity to meet the 2012 Knights during this year's annual Football FanFest Saturday, Aug. 18, at 5 p.m.
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UCF #8 Jersey Comes Out Of Retirement. Should It?

UCF #8 Jersey Comes Out Of Retirement. Should It? | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
UCF football transfer Storm Johnson will be wearing the #8 jersey this season. Daunte Culpepper wore #8 and the jersey was RETIRED in March 1999. I for one would like to keep the #8 jersey retired....
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UCF, college football, Ray Shipman: UCF senior Ray Shipman says linebackers driven to improve

UCF, college football, Ray Shipman: UCF senior Ray Shipman says linebackers driven to improve | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

UCF senior Ray Shipman said the linebackers were great students during the summer.The Knights struggled to make key open-field tackles late in games last season. The linebackers unit was...

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UCF ‘runner’ Ken Caldwell misses mark in his YouTube rant

UCF ‘runner’ Ken Caldwell misses mark in his YouTube rant | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
Ken Caldwell, one of the men whose actions landed UCF in the NCAA's hot water, took to YouTube to explain himself. Though he almost certainly knows he's wrong, that didn't stop him from saying he was right.
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Donnie Jones hopes seniors stick with UCF despite NCAA ban

Donnie Jones hopes seniors stick with UCF despite NCAA ban | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

Jones decided to take a different approach, vowing not to treat this as another recruiting process. He was tempted, but he didn't ask any of his players whether they had an initial feeling whether they might stay or go.

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Former quarterback Jeff Godfrey is happy to be back at UCF in new role

Former quarterback Jeff Godfrey is happy to be back at UCF in new role | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

UCF wide receiver Jeff Godfrey is preparing for a season of redemption. The former quarterback once was considered a beacon of hope for the Knights and the face of the program.

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Local Central Florida players start UCF preseason football camp

Local Central Florida players start UCF preseason football camp | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

Here are the players from Central Florida high schools on the 2012 UCF football roster.

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UCF plans to appeal NCAA football postseason ban

UCF plans to appeal NCAA football postseason ban | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
The NCAA hammered UCF with hefty sanctions Tuesday morning following its investigation of major recruiting infractions within the football and men's basketball programs.
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Keith Clanton and Marcus Jordan entering free agency?

Keith Clanton and Marcus Jordan entering free agency? | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
The most interesting part about the ruling involving Central Florida has nothing to do with the news today that the NCAA was handing down a one-year postseason ban for hoops. Well, that’s not completely accurate.
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CBS' 2012 Preseason All-Conference USA Team

CBS' 2012 Preseason All-Conference USA Team | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
Forecasting the conference's best with 28 players on offense, defense and special teams, and a few other suggestions, too.
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David Baumann Show Featuring Kevin Smith

David Baumann Show Featuring Kevin Smith | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

The guest list today featured former UCF star running back and current Detroit Lion Kevin Smith. Also joining the show was the voice of Orlando City Soccer Jeff Radcliffe, UCF men’s basketball director of operations and the NFL Network’s Anthony Herron. Below are the four interviews along with the show in its entirety.

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UCF Knights, college football: Justin McCray, transfer Phil Smith battle for UCF starting right tackle job

UCF Knights, college football: Justin McCray, transfer Phil Smith battle for UCF starting right tackle job | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
ORLANDO — UCF junior Justin McCray and senior Phil Smith, a transfer from Georgia Tech, are going toe-to-toe for the Knights' starting right tackle spot.The competition is turning out to be one of...
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Lindy's 2012 All-Conference USA football teams | Lindy's Sports

Lindy's 2012 All-Conference USA football teams | Lindy's Sports | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
If 2011 was the Year of the Quarterback in Conference USA, what will 2012 be?
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UCF's Chris Martin happy about move from tackle to tight end

UCF's Chris Martin happy about move from tackle to tight end | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

After strong TE Adam Nissley exhausted his eligibility, UCF coach George O'Leary searched for another powerful blocker to fill his shoes. O'Leary said he prefers tight ends who can be...

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Apologetic Godfrey back as receiver at UCF

UCF wide receiver Jeff Godfrey is preparing for a season of redemption. Now Godfrey is grateful to be back at UCF, eagerly doing whatever it takes to make amends to his teammates and coaches.

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Does UCF Have A Case vs. NCAA - Audio

Does UCF Have A Case vs. NCAA - Audio | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

The NCAA's Committee of Infractions handed down hefty penalties to UCF's football and basketball program. But UCF believes the NCAA's penalty of a bowl ban on their football program is worth fighting. The school may appeal the bowl ban. Michael Buckner is one of the very few attorneys to successfully fight the NCAA and win an appeal. He shares his thoughts on the NCAA's ruling and UCF's chances if they appeal the bowl ban.

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UCF basketball coach Donnie Jones optimistic about future following NCAA sanctions

UCF basketball coach Donnie Jones optimistic about future following NCAA sanctions | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

There are still a lot of unanswered questions following the announcement of NCAA sanctions this week stemming from major recruiting violations by the University of Central Florida’s football and basketball programs.

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UCF bowl ban means, gulp, South Alabama could go bowling

UCF bowl ban means, gulp, South Alabama could go bowling | UCF Sports | Scoop.it

The whole world fell apart a bit in terms of college football's postseason on Tuesday when the NCAA hit UCF with the one-year ban. That brings to four the number of teams unable to go to a bowl in 2012 – Central Florida, Ohio State, North Carolina and Penn State.

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UCF commit Pete DiNovo, other recruits, not concerned about NCAA's sanctions

UCF commit Pete DiNovo, other recruits, not concerned about NCAA's sanctions | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
Tarpon Springs East Lake quarterback and UCF commit Pete DiNovo said Tuesday he was relieved when he learned about the Knights’ NCAA sanctions.
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Mom approves as St. Pete Lakewood twins Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin commit to UCF

Mom approves as St. Pete Lakewood twins Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin commit to UCF | UCF Sports | Scoop.it
St. Petersburg Lakewood defensive backs Shaquill and Shaquem Griffin knew UCF is where they wanted to go after visiting the school on Tuesday.The twins just had to get their mother on board with...
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