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UCF player ruled ineligible by NCAA over YouTube account

Donald De La Haye is now a former member of the UCF football team after refusing to comply with the NCAA about his YouTube account. This is something the kicker has been wrestling with for a while now, and we covered his initial interaction with the NCAA about this nearly two months ago.The NCAA released a statement on Monday in which it detailed the reasons why it has ruled De La...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

UCF Knights to debut end zone cabana suites next season

The University of Central Florida Knights announced plans to install cabanas near the end zones at Bright House Networks Stadium as a means to introduce a suite-level experience on the actual field surface.The cabana suites will come fully furnished with food and drink available. A special access to an area where concessions and bathrooms are located, among the other amenities. The...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

UCF’s Shaquem Griffin, who has only one hand, has unbelievable day

Shaquem Griffin was born with a rare birth defect that and unfortunately because of it, he lost his left hand at the age of 4. Griffin was born with amniotic band syndrome, which is a defect that affects less than one out of every thousand babies. Grffin hasn’t let it effect him though. He has overcome adversity and been an inspiring figure for the University of Central Florida...
Via The Comeback
October 29, 2016  |  Discuss

UCF coach Scott Frost talks trash despite blowout loss to Michigan

Give credit to Central Florida head coach Scott Frost for at least being able to see the silver lining in a bad situation. Actually, the Knights head coach might even be slightly delusional. Though UCF lost to Michigan 51-14 on Saturday, Frost was boasting about what his team did better than the Wolverines. “It’s hard to say when the score is what it is, but we came in here...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Orlando bar once again giving away free beer until UCF wins

In 2015, things were pretty rough for UCF football, and their local bars. After limping out to an 0-4 start, one Orlando bar promised to give away free beer during games until the Knights managed to win a game. Unfortunately for The Basement Orlando, UCF struggled their way through a season without a single win, which means, technically, the promotion is still ongoing. All told...
Via The Comeback
September 02, 2016  |  Discuss

UCF football player shot in arm outside bar

By Steve DelVecchio University of Central Florida defensive back Chris Williams was shot outside a bar called King Tut’s lounge in Orlando over the weekend. The injuries are not life-threatening. According to Brandon Helwig of UFCSports.com, the 20-year-old Williams posted the photo you see above on Facebook Saturday and noted that he was recovering from multiple gunshot wounds...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: UCF beats ECU with game-ending Hail Mary

UCF beat East Carolina on Thursday night 32-30 on a Hail Mary that is certain to be one of the wildest finishes of the college football season. East Carolina was up 30-26 and was facing a 4th-and-19 with 16 seconds left. Instead of a punt or run, Shane Carden took a sack. That gave the Knights the ball and one last chance to win the game. And they did as Breshad Perriman hauled...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Pervs: Blake Bortles says NFL teams asked about smokeshow girlfriend Lindsey Duke (video)

Former Central Florida Knights standout quarterback and presumed high first-round pick Blake Bortles revealed on “The Dan Patrick Show” on Wednesday that NFL teams actually have made inquiries about his smokeshow girlfriend Lindsey Duke. “If we come to town, will she be there for dinner and stuff like that,” Bortles told Patrick. When asked by […]The post Pervs: Blake Bortles...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Projected 1st RD QB Blake Bortles will enter NFL draft

Blake Bortles will leave Central Florida early to enter the 2014 NFL draft, according to a report. The Orlando Sentinel cites a source in saying that Bortles will make his announcement on Monday. Bortles is coming off a great junior season in which he led the UCF Knights to a 12-1 record including a Fiesta […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Lindsey Duke receiving Katherine Webb-like attention

While the NFL scouts are heading to the Fiesta Bowl to watch Blake Bortles, the eyes of everyone else will be on Lindsey Duke, who is the girlfriend of the Central Florida quarterback. Duke, who turned 22 in November, has received plenty of notoriety throughout the college football season. She began receiving attention around the […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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