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UCF Football’s 2019 Schedule Announced

UCF Football's 2019 Schedule Announced

The UCF football team, coming off of back-to-back perfect regular seasons, has announced its complete schedule for 2019, which includes six home games at Spectrum Stadium. After starting last year on the road, the Knights will open up 2019 at the comforts of home, hosting Florida A&M on either Thursday, Aug. 29, or Saturday, Aug. […]

“Perseverance is key.”

Redshirt senior forward Nyala Shuler ’17’s biggest fan at UCF women’s basketball games is also the person who inspired her future career as a pediatric doctor: her grandmother, Clementine. As a child, Shuler’s summer breaks from school were spent with her grandmother, a retired nurse. Shuler was fascinated by a nursing kit she kept in […]

Shaquem Griffin Receives NCAA Inspiration Award

An amputated hand did not hinder Shaquem Griffin ’16’s potential — it strengthened it. At age 4, his left hand was removed due to extreme pain triggered by amniotic band syndrome, which he had suffered in the womb. The day after surgery, Griffin was already playing two-on-two street football. Freed of the unusable extremity, he […]

UCF Basketball Teams Ride Winning Streaks

It appears winning streaks are contagious at UCF. The UCF men’s and women’s basketball teams both notched victories against American Athletic Conference opponents in Sunday’s doubleheader at CFE Arena to remain undefeated in league play. The women took their game down to the wire against Cincinnati and came out on top, 56-55, thanks to junior […]