Coach George O'Leary knows a thing or two about defense. The Knights led Conference USA in both scoring and total defense in 2010 en route to another conference championship. While the league is known as a high scoring conference, UCF has shown once again that the old adage rings true, "Defense wins championships."
August 1, 2011
Kyle Israel signed with UCF on National Signing Day. George O'Leary first recruiting class filled of big men, unlike some previous classes where skill players were the highlight. However, UCF got a terrific local quarterback in Israel. Inside Israel talks about his future with the Knights.
February 17, 2004
UCF offensive line coach, <STRONG>Dave DeGuglielmo</STRONG>, remembered the name <STRONG>Brandon Middleton</STRONG> immediately after he received a phone call from Orangeburg, South Carolina. Coach Guge told Middleton that he remembered Middleton for his aggressiveness on the field. Coach Guge likes his offensive linemen who are aggressive and competitive on the field, all of which are Middleton's qualities.
January 21, 2004