Aurieyall Scott, UCF’s first NCAA champion in athletics history, recently signed an apparel contract with Nike. The Greenbelt, Md., native signed with Global Athletics in August, deciding to forego her senior year of eligibility. She is currently enrolled in classes and is on pace to finish her degree in interdisciplinary studies in Summer 2014. Global [...]
Octavious Freeman, who shot to the top of track and field on both national and international levels, recently signed an apparel contract with Adidas. The Lake Wales, Fla., native signed with Icon Management after the USA Championships in June. They represent numerous U.S., World and Olympic champions including LaShawn Merritt, Duane Soloman, Jeneba Tarmoh and [...]
Jordan Clark had a very good year. A year potentially worth $24 million. You don’t know Clark, a 41-year-old associate general counsel at Central Florida. How could you? Like thousands of other lawyers, he toils in anonymity protecting the interests of the university that pays him. It’s also possible Clark doesn’t know himself what kind [...]
Members of the University of Central Florida community “rented” dogs for a good cause during Rent-A-Pup, an event that gives attendees the opportunity to play with rescued pets.