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!
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
#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
They don’t call this bad boy the Civil Conflict for no reason, amirite? This one was a perfectly fine and okay CFB game if you just look at the numbers, so why the hell did we pick it? You just look at the numbers and you see that Team A won 24-16: not particularly exciting, … Continue reading Weakest Of The Week’s Half-Fast Recap: A Civil Protest For UCF