June 12, 2018 ChargeOn Tour Continues in Tampa Bay The 2018 ChargeOn Tour continued its trip around the state with the second stop at a ballpark, the Tampa Bay Rays' Tropicana Field. Voice of the Knights Marc Daniels led a Q&A session with football head coach Josh Heupel, men's basketball head coach Johnny Dawkins, and women's golf head [...]
June 11, 2018 Rosengrens' Gift to Fund Renovations In November of 2017, long-time UCF supporters Jim and Julia Rosengren made a $1 million gift commitment to UCF Athletics. At the time, it was announced the gift would be used at the discretion of UCF Athletics and Vice President/Director of Athletics Danny White. White announced Monday [...]
June 8, 2018 Boone Announced as Cross Country, Track and Field Head Coach Director of Athletics Dr. Daniel J. White has tabbed Dana Boone to lead the Knights' cross country and track and field programs. "We are thrilled to welcome Dana Boone to UCF," White said. "Her passion for student-athlete success is unmistakable. To that end, [...]
May 30, 2018 Men's Basketball Receives Largest Ever Gift Commitment UCF Athletics has enjoyed plenty of success in competition, in the classroom and in the community as of late. Similarly, recent accomplishments in fund-raising have been well documented. UCF Vice President and Director of Athletics Danny White announced yet another major gift, the largest ever [...]
May 25, 2018 First Student-Athlete to Graduate UCF Med School Kyle Cox spent his undergraduate years competing on UCF's soccer team while he was studying biomedical sciences for pre-med. This May, Kyle became the first student-athlete to graduate from the UCF Medical School, and he will soon move to Montgomery, AL, for a residency in [...]
May 22, 2018 Amazing APR UCF student-athletes continue to excel in the classroom. Another year's worth of NCAA Academic Progress Rate data has been released. The Knights compiled a department-wide, four-year average APR of 983, a four-point improvement over last year's report. A perfect APR score is 1000. To read more, please click here.
May 17, 2018 Knights Honored for APR Success Three UCF Knights teams are among the best in the nation with regard to Academic Progress Rate. The UCF men's golf, women's tennis and volleyball programs have all earned public recognition through the NCAA Division I Academic Performance Program. To read more, please click here.
May 16, 2018 Great Grades Yet another record-setting semester in the classroom is in the books for UCF Athletics, as the Knights' average GPA of 3.33 for the spring of 2018 marked a program high for the third straight term. It marked the 21st consecutive semester that UCF student-athletes have achieved at least a 3.0 [...]
May 12, 2018 Four In A Row In 2015, the UCF rowing team earned its first conference championship in program history. On Saturday morning, the Knights again made history, as the Knights rowed to their fourth consecutive American Athletic Conference Championship at Cooper River Park. To read more, please click here.
May 11, 2018 Fund-Raising Records With two months remaining in the fiscal year, UCF Athletics has already broken a recently-set record for cash gift revenues. The 2017 fiscal year saw records for cash gift revenues ($10.7 million) and total commitments ($17.3 million). For the 2018 fiscal year to-date, UCF's Championship Resources unit has already realized [...]