The UCF Knights football team returned to practice yesterday, ready to build on a nearly perfect first year for head coach Josh Heupel, ending with a disappointing loss in the Fiesta Bowl against LSU. In addition, Citronauty by Nature returns after a short hiatus. One of our main contributors, Alex Funderburke, has taken an internship … Continue reading Football is Back! (and so are we…)
Week 12 is a slow week in the college football season. There is only ONE top 25 matchup as of right now. Nearly every powerhouse is playing a Group of 5 team, or a bottom feeder in their respective conference. UCF, on the other hand, is playing a very good Cincinnati team in a game … Continue reading Why College Gameday Should Come to Orlando
As resident UCF historian for Citronauty by Nature (a title I have just invented for myself), I hope to bring you a weekly look into the past of the UCF Knights. The Year of our Knightro 2003 Let me bring you back to 2003. One year before the George O'Leary glory days. This was the … Continue reading UCF History 101: UCF vs. FAU 2003
The 2018 UCF Knights picked up exactly where they left off Thursday night in Storrs, defeating UConn 56-17. With UCF playing against overmatched UConn, what are some of the keys going forward for the Knights? Injuries The 2018 season began anticlimactically for the Knights with Aaron Robinson suffering what looked like a severe injury during … Continue reading UCF at UConn: Observations and Keys Going Forward
The Game It's the kickoff to a new season for the newly not self-crowned, National Champion #21 ranked UCF Knights. Just because they are playing an often rebuilding UConn Huskies team, it doesn't hide the fact that this could be one of their most important games of the season. First, it is a conference game, … Continue reading #21 UCF Knights at UConn Huskies Preview: The Natty Encore Begins!
UCF Knights Football 2018 Pre-Season Camp As the 2018 season approaches not nearly quick enough, UCF's August Football Pre-Season Camp is in full swing. And not a moment too soon for UCF fans it seems! UCF Football has quickly become a year round obsession with it's massive and exponentially growing fan base. In … Continue reading UCF Knights Football 2018 Pre-Season Camp: The Undefeated Champs Have Questions, Need Answers For Perfection To Remain!
It was the Winter of 2015, after what was arguably UCF Knights Nation’s most humbling and disappointing football season, that I decided I had to do something. UCF had just gone winless and Knights fan morale was at an all-time low. The timing couldn’t have been worse as conference realignment talks stormed out of nowhere regarding the … Continue reading State of The UCF Knights Nation: UCFTwitterMafia – The Zombie Nation Returns!!
As we count down with only 6 weeks to go before College Football kicks off the best season of the sports year, finally it’s time to take a look at the UCF Knights upcoming 2018 Football Season. Star QB McKenzie Milton returns as a #Heisman Trophy candidate. Talented Dredrick Snelson, Adrian Killins Jr. … Continue reading UCF Knights Football 2018 Season Preview: Schedule Breakdown, Game Analysis, and Win Predictions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rczeFgSUckI&feature=onebox Undefeated. Unbeaten. Perfect. Invincible. That's what the 2017 UCF Knights were. With a 34-27 victory over SEC West Champs #7 Auburn in Atlanta, UCF became the only team in FBS to finish the season undefeated at 13-0. The Knights did not get into the playoffs and climbed only to #12 in the last regular … Continue reading UCF = National Champions
#7 Auburn Tigers (10-3, 7-2) vs. #12 Central Florida Golden Knights (12-0, 9-0)Location: Mercedes-Benz Stadium (Atlanta) Time: Monday, Jan. 1 at 12:30 p.m. ET TV: ESPN Line: Auburn -8 O/U 67 History: Auburn leads series 3-0 (28-10 Auburn '99) This is it. The culmination of UCF's historic undefeated season. The big chicken sandwich (and peach shake) in A-town. The Chick-Fil-A … Continue reading Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl Preview: #7 Auburn vs. #12 UCF