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University of Central Florida Men’s Basketball Program Adds New Assistant Director of Basketball Operations
September 25th, 2012 at 11:31 AM
The University of Central Florida men's basketball program has added a new member to its extended family, with Adam Williams coming on board with the Knights as Assistant Director of Basketball Operations. ***PHOTO1*** A former player and graduate assistant for UCF head coach Donnie Jones while Jones was still at Marshall University, Williams...

University of Central Florida Students / Athletes not the Only Ones to Suffer If Post-Season Play Appeal Fails
September 18th, 2012 at 3:47 PM
  Here’s a different look at the potential fallout from the University of Central Florida’s athletic department electing to move forward with its appeal of an NCAA ban on post-season play for the Knights’ football and basketball programs in 2012-13: According to the Orlando Business Journal, not being able to watch UCF's...

University of Central Florida Men’s Basketball Sees Major Changes Made to Roster with Opening of Fall Semester
August 21st, 2012 at 10:46 AM
  University of Central Florida athletics have seen a challenging year thus far, with few of its programs immune. Changes to the Knights men's basketball roster serve as just the latest example of difficulties faced, with seniors Josh Crittle, C.J. Reed and Marcus Jordan failing to return for the 2012-13 season -...

University of Central Florida Basketball Gains Reprieve – Forward Keith Clanton Remaining for 2012 Season
August 19th, 2012 at 2:45 PM
The University of Central Florida men's basketball program earned a reprieve of sorts Saturday, this as senior forward Keith Clanton, projected to be named the preseason Conference USA player of the year, announced he will remain with the Knights in 2012-13 despite NCAA sanctions preventing which will UCF from playing...

University of Central Florida President John Hitt Brings in Heavy Firepower for Appeal of NCAA Sanctions
August 16th, 2012 at 11:34 AM
The University of Central Florida is bringing in heavy firepower to help present an appeal to sanctions recently handed down to the Knights by the NCAA in conjunction with recruiting violations found taking place in UCF's football and basketball programs in 2011, with president John Hitt hiring on former NCAA investigator Michael...

In Light of Recent Sanctions, University of Central Florida Senior Forward Keith Clanton Contemplates Next Move
August 6th, 2012 at 11:20 AM
As the University of Central Florida pursues an appeal to a recent NCAA ruling that the Knights' football and basketball programs be prohibited from participating in any post-season events in 2012-13, leading scorer for UCF on the hardwood, senior Keith Clanton, finds himself in the difficult situation of determining whether to...

University of Central Florida Football and Basketball Programs Banned from Post-Season Play in 2012-13 by NCAA
July 31st, 2012 at 9:41 PM
Less than a week removed from being selected to win the Conference USA East Division title in football at C-USA's Media Day, the University of Central Florida has learned not only its football program, but also men's basketball, will face a one year ban on post-season play - among other...

UCF Senior Marcus Jordan Arrested for Resisting Arrest in Omaha, Nebraska
July 3rd, 2012 at 10:11 PM
This summer is quickly turning into one that rising senior UCF basketball player Marcus Jordan – son of NBA legend Michael Jordan – would just as soon forget. ***PHOTO1*** First, rumors emerged in early June that Jordan was, according to the Central Florida Future, debating whether or not he would “return for...

UCF Vs. USF Men’s Basketball: a Preview of the War on I-4, One Year Early
June 13th, 2012 at 9:11 PM
The heated rivalry – dubbed The War On I-4 – which will officially anchor itself between the University of South Florida and the University of Central Florida once the latter joins the Big East in 2013, will gain the opportunity to showcase itself one year earlier, this as the Knights...