Knights Advance in NIT, Host Illinois Wednesday at CFE Arena

Knights Advance in NIT, Host Illinois Wednesday at CFE Arena

The UCF men’s basketball team will host the University of Illinois at the CFE Arena on Wednesday in the National Invitational Tournament after advancing Monday night with a 63-62 win over Illinois State. The Knights overcame an 18-point deficit on the road to stay alive in the tournament. The winner of Wednesday’s 7 p.m. game […]

Knight Men's, Women's Basketball Teams Headed to NIT

Both of the UCF men’s and women’s basketball teams are back in postseason play as both head to the National Invitational Tournament. Following an impressive regular season and American Athletic Conference Semifinals appearance, the men’s team (21-11) will participate in the tournament for the second time, and the women will compete in the tournament for […]

Basketball's On-the-Court Situations, Strategies Often Extend to Workplace

To me, basketball has always been THE sport of team sports because of its vibrancy, its thrills, its intense moments, its nonstop action and its sheer power. Only a few get to live out their hoop dreams, however, and play at the highest professional level. According to NCAA research compiled in 2015, there is roughly […]

Knights to Begin Tailgating for Weekend Basketball Games

Tailgating isn’t just for football anymore. UCF fans will now have the opportunity to tailgate prior to weekend basketball games in January and February, vice president and Director of Athletics Danny White announced Friday. “Not many campuses across the country have the kind of weather to make tailgating a possibility during basketball season,” White said. […]


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This UCF-Designed Tech is Amazing

A team of UCF scientists has developed a new process for creating flexible supercapacitors that can store more energy and be recharged more than 30,000 times without degrading. The novel method from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center could eventually revolutionize technology as varied as mobile phones and electric vehicles. “If they were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors, you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn’t need to charge it again for over a week,” said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate who conducted much of the research.