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Gabriel leads UCF past East Carolina 41-28

Oct. 19, 2019 11:25 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Dillon Gabriel threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score as UCF beat East Carolina 41-28 on Saturday night. Gabriel had a career-high 365 yards passing for the Knights (5-2, 2-1 American Athletic Conference) who scored 35 points in the first half. Gabriel Davis caught two...

Gabriel throws for 3 TDs, No. 22 UCF trounces UConn 56-21

Sep. 29, 2019 12:04 AM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — No. 22 UCF shrugged off its first regular-season loss in nearly three years with a performance that sent a message to the rest of the American Athletic Conference. The two-time defending league champions are hungry for a third straight title. "Our kids are resilient," Knights coach...

Trick play helps Pitt upset No. 15 UCF 35-34

Sep. 21, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh offensive coordinator Mark Whipple installed the play he dubbed "Pitt Special" during the second week of training camp. Whipple had his first-stringers run it once against the starting defense and it worked. So he made sure the Panthers practiced it during Thursday walkthroughs...

No. 15 UCF eager for chance to make statement vs. Pitt

Sep. 20, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Heupel calls the growing groundswell of support for 15th-ranked UCF "outside noise." The coach stressed he can't control it and orders his players to tune it out even as the weeks pass, the blowouts pile up and the national profile for the current Group of Five darling ticks upward....