More ‘Fans in Stands’ Would Help Boost UCF’s Brand

More 'Fans in Stands' Would Help Boost UCF's Brand

Central Florida is the seat of hospitality in the Sunshine State – and perhaps the nation. The tourism industry’s mantra is “heads in beds,” the measure of economic payoff for having all those theme parks, hotels, restaurants and world-class airport facilities in our backyard. And now it’s time for UCF to mirror the mantra and […]

  • Basketball: UT Transfer A.J. Davis Signs

    The UCF men’s basketball program has signed Tennessee transfer A.J. Davis (Buford, Ga.) to join the Knights, head coach Donnie Jones announced on Thursday. Davis is a 6-foot-9, 212 pound wing, who can play multiple positions on the floor. The Buford, Ga., native played one season at the University of Tennessee under head coach Cuonzo […]

  • Basketball: Home Games Include FSU, Louisville and Memphis

    The UCF men’s basketball team’s inaugural campaign in the American Athletic Conference will be a challenge, but will also provide fans with the most exciting schedule in program history. Head coach Donnie Jones announced the Knights’ schedule Wednesday and some of the top teams in the country will visit CFE Arena in 2013-14 for league […]

  • Clanton to Play for Orlando Magic in NBA Summer League

    Keith Clanton will start his professional career in his hometown. The forward, who concluded his UCF career in March as the greatest post player in program history, will compete for the Orlando Magic in the Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League, which starts Sunday. Clanton finished his career as UCF’s all-time leader in rebounds (1,000), […]


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  • Floor Show

    Stashed in the corner of a UCF senior associate athletic director’s office are the very early samples of a project that nearly never came to fruition. Monday was an exciting day for the men’s and women’s basketball programs and the rest of UCF Athletics, who unveiled the product of a seven-month long undertaking: a state-of-the-art […]

  • Basketball: Jones Agrees to Contract Extension

    After leading the UCF men’s basketball program to three-consecutive 20-win campaigns, head coach Donnie Jones has signed a contract extension through 2018, Vice President and Director of Athletics Todd Stansbury announced Friday. The agreement adds three years to Jones’ current contract. In three years at UCF, Jones has led the Knights to some of the […]

  • Record-setting Year in the Classroom for Student-Athletes

    UCF student-athletes recently concluded yet another record-breaking year in the classroom. The Knights compiled a 3.17 grade-point average for the spring term, the highest student-athlete GPA for a single semester in school history. In addition, UCF student-athletes compiled an average GPA of 3.14 for the 2012-13 academic year, which was also the best mark for […]

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