Latest Josh Heupel News

Florida State moving quickly to find new football coach

Nov. 4, 2019 5:17 PM EST

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State athletic director David Coburn would like the Seminoles to have a new head football coach by the end of the regular season. The AD doesn't seem to be wasting anytime; he doesn't like the direction the football program is going and wants things to change. The AD...

AAC upset: Cincinnati beats No. 18 UCF 27-24 with 3 INTs

Oct. 5, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — As a reward for his game-turning interception, freshman cornerback Ahmad Gardner was invited to address teammates in the locker room as Cincinnati Bearcats celebrated a breakthrough win. Nothing shy about this freshman, on the field or in front of the team. "We brought him up to say a few...

No. 18 UCF returns to Cincinnati, looking to extend streak

Oct. 3, 2019 1:32 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Midwest thunderstorm was the only thing that slowed UCF the last time the Knights came to Cincinnati. Clear skies are forecast when they return with a focus on extending a long streak. The No. 18 Knights (4-1, 1-0 American Athletic) are looking for their 20th straight league win on...

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...

No. 22 UCF looks to rebound in AAC opener against UConn

Sep. 27, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Josh Heupel says losing in the regular season for the first time since 2016 won't change the way No. 22 UCF goes about its business in pursuing a third consecutive American Athletic Conference title. The Knights (3-1, 0-0), coming off a 35-34 road loss to Pittsburgh that stopped a...