UCF Around The Web (01/21/2013 Evening)

January 21, 2013 in Around The Web

W. Tennis. UCF Women’s Tennis Closes Home Tournament with Solid Victories

Rain in the area did not affect play too much during the final day of the UCF Invitational Monday, where the UCF women’s tennis team delivered several impressive wins to close out the event…

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Former UCF Knights FB Bruce Miller and OL Jah Reid to be on opposite sides
Bay News 9
A total of 22 collegiate programs have at least one player on both rosters for the 49ers and the Ravens, including UCF. The Knights also are tied for 12th in the nation with the most players on Super Bowl rosters (including injured reserve, practice squad, etc.)

Senorita's brings bikini-themed nightclub to Casselberry
Central Florida Future
Downtown Orlando and the UCF area are filled with clubs and bars, but there will soon be a new addition to the mix in Casselberry. Se?orita's is a new bikini-themed bar and nightclub opening in the beginning of February. What makes this club unique is not

UCF to host National Signing Day show at Bright House Networks Stadium
Orlando Sentinel (blog)
UCF will host a signing day show for fans on Feb. 6 at Bright House Networks Stadium from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. to breakdown the Knights 2013 recruiting class. The event, which will be held in the recruiting lounge at the stadium, will include UCF head coach

Football. UCF Football Signing Day Show Set for Feb. 6 at 5:45 p.m. at BHNS

Following one of the most successful seasons in school history, the UCF football team is eagerly anticipating this year’s Signing Day, and fans can get an inside look at the newest Knights during the annual UCF Football Signing Day Show Feb. 6…

Campus lighting needs some work
Central Florida Future
As the second largest university in the United States, with a fully equipped police department on campus, one would think the safety of the UCF campus is in the top tier. We don't even make the top 100, as reported by College Prowler, a website of college and

Flu season comes early to UCF
Central Florida Future
Currently, the national average of people with the flu is 4.3 percent, and UCF is slightly above the national average, Deichen said. Approximately 5.8 percent of the Health Center's patients have had flu-like symptoms, said Mary Schmidt-Owens, assistant

Tailgater's owner Gregory Faull dies, leaves UCF legacy
Central Florida Future
Gregory Viant Faull was a well-known face around the university, especially when it came to UCF athletics. It was common to see him cheering on the UCF football and men's basketball teams. Vickie Faull, his ex-wife, said he was incredibly close with Donnie

UCF alumnus named Walt Disney World Resort president
Central Florida Future
The Winter Haven native, who graduated from UCF in 1976 with a degree in sociology, began his Disney career as a busboy at the Contemporary Resort in 1971 ? the year Walt Disney World opened. Kalogridis remained an hourly employee until 1975 and

UCF K-9 unit helps apprehend bike thief
Central Florida Future
When bikes started disappearing around campus, UCF Police Department's youngest member used his keen sense of smell to crack the case. On Jan. 10, Jogy, a 2-year-old German Shepard, tracked the alleged thief's scent leading police to his whereabouts.

1 week, 1 win, 1 loss, 1 problem ? Knights need 3rd scorer
Central Florida Future
But the problem is UCF has played 17 games this season and I don't really know what to expect out of anyone else. The proof is in the two games the Knights have played over the past week. The team played two conference games on the road, winning one

Big East changes lead to 2013 schedule update
Central Florida Future
There are currently seven home games slated for UCF in 2013, including conference matchups with Connecticut, Houston, Rutgers and USF and nonconference games with Akron, Bethune-Cookman and South Carolina. After the announcement that Boise

Turning the tables
Central Florida Future
This time, UCF did the last-second shooting. Tristan Spurlock nailed a three-point shot with zeros on the clock, and for moment, the Knights had won the game 75-72 on a buzzer beater. But after review, the referees determined the ball left Spurlock's hand

UCF's new buildings increase space and energy efficiency
Central Florida Future
Gene Kruckemyer, news editor and writer for UCF News and Information, said in an email that Classroom II will be a three-story building, built to accommodate more students as well as general-purpose classrooms and is located between Classroom I and the

M. Basketball. Inside UCF Basketball Feature – Tristan Spurlock

Tristan Spurlock is having a great junior year for the Knights. The forward is averaging 10.5 points and 5.6 rebounds…

Women's basketball: UCF falls to Southern Miss at home
Central Florida Future
The UCF women's basketball team dropped its third-straight game Sunday at the UCF Arena. The Knights lost 62-57 to the Southern Miss Golden Eagles, falling to 6-11 overall on the year, and are still winless in conference play after losing their first three.

Former UCF Knights Reach Super Bowl XLVII
Sports Talk Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFAthletics.com) ? Super Bowl XLVII is all set as the San Francisco 49ers will face the Baltimore Ravens Sunday, Feb. 3. UCF is guaranteed to have an alum earn a Super Bowl ring, and both players are very familiar with each other.

General News. Knowing No Boundaries

UCF alum Sarah Kureshi can be described in many words. Doctor. Wife. Muslim. American. Runner. Professor. Activist. Woman. Boundary-breaker…

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