ORLANDO - Ben Roethlisberger started the game 14-for-14 passing for 215 yards and three touchdowns to guide #15 Miami to a 56-21 victory over UCF at the Florida Citrus Bowl. With the win, the RedHawks extended their winning streak to 11 games (11-1) and ended the year a perfect 8-0 in the MAC while UCF fell to 3-9 and 2-6 in the MAC.
November 28, 2003
Marshall Thundering Herd coming to Orlando with an overall record of 6-4 including a 4-2 MAC record, and UCF, losing two games in a row, is 3-7 overall. For the first time since joining the MAC in 1997 Marshall will not play in the Mid-American Conference football championship game.
November 18, 2003