Knight Athletes’ Graduation Rates Among Best in Nation

Knight Athletes' Graduation Rates Among Best in Nation

For a third consecutive year, UCF student-athletes are graduating at a higher rate than any other NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision public institution in the nation. Based on data released by the NCAA Tuesday, UCF has an overall Graduation Success Rate of 93 percent. That mark puts the Knights in a tie with private institutions Vanderbilt […]

Army Veteran, Purple Heart Recipient – and UCF Football Lineman

Just before the University of Central Florida football team takes the field this Saturday, defensive lineman Rory Coleman will lead the Knights in their adopted game-face ritual. It’s a pregame routine that the walk-on has directed before each game this season. His background as a U.S. Army veteran and Purple Heart recipient certainly made him the right […]

UCF Wakeboarding Team Earns Another National Title

Knights Wake, the UCF Wakeboarding team, recently won its third national championship in four years by defeating the USF Bulls at Quest ATX Cable Park in Austin, Texas. This is the third time this year the UCF Recreation and Wellness Center is celebrating a club team national championship. UCF has now won 14 club national […]

Rio Paralympics Inspires UCF’s 1st Intramural Leagues for Adaptive Sports

A fire was ignited in Andrea Snead as she watched the 2016 Rio Paralympics. The Rio Olympic Games’ competitions in swimming, beach volleyball, cycling, diving and more were televised around the clock Aug. 5-21, but the Rio Paralympic Games Sept. 7-18 received little coverage. “A lot of people didn’t know it [the Paralympic Games] was […]