#Smashtherecord is announced to happen August 22– August 25! Gaming Knights, a video game club at UCF, will hold a 4 day...
Apr 10, 2014 7:55pm
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Dr. Phillips senior Ian Supra was all smiles before his last high school water polo game. It was the district championship...
Apr 17, 2014 10:40pm
Days after a hazing scandal involving the Chi Omega sorority at the University of Central Florida, KnightNews.com has obtained...
Apr 18, 2014 6:58pm
The University of South Florida is asking students to refrain from taking “selfies” when receiving their diplomas at graduation ceremonies in the coming weeks. A school official told the Tampa Bay Tribune that taking “selfies” on stage would slow the commencement down. “We...April 24, 2014 | Culture, Entertainment, News | Read More
The UCF quarterback race just heated up a little bit more. Former Dr. Phillips QB Nick Patti, a transfer from Boise State, has been granted a waiver to play for the Knights immediately, according to his Twitter. “Cleared to play this year.. God is always good!!!,” Patti tweeted on Thursday. Patti...April 24, 2014 | Football, News, Sports | Read More
UCF Students Taylor Cheeley and Nicole Enterlein took home first place in the USF State of Florida Healthcare Innovation Competition, winning themselves $10,000 in cash for their invention of Smartway. The Smartway cup is a disposable urine funnel that enables women to stand while using the restroom,...April 23, 2014 | Business, Culture, News | Read More
Police at the University of Central Florida are alerting students to a recent phone scam where callers claim a loved one is in imminent danger. According to police, the scammers say a family member is in a life or death situation and demand immediate action, generally in the form of a money transfer....April 23, 2014 | Beyond UCF, Crime, News, Safety | Read More
Orlando is one one of 15 cities being asked to submit a bid for the 2016 Democratic National Convention, according to CNN.com. According to the CNN.com report, hosting the event could cost around $60 million, but the payout could be as much as three times the amount of the investment or more. Other cities...April 23, 2014 | Beyond UCF, Business, News, Politics | Read More
UCF baseball has cracked the national rankings for the fourth consecutive year, checking in at No. 22 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper rankings. The Knights(25-16, 12-3 The American) have won 18 out of their last 23 and currently reside at the top of the American Athletic Conference. It is the...April 23, 2014 | Baseball, News, Sports | Read More
Two arrests have been made and one man will be charged with attempted murder after officials say he shot at police during an undercover drug sting in an area where many UCF students live and visit every day. Ereka Hill, 40, and Shontell McCauley, 41, were arrested Tuesday following a shootout with police...April 22, 2014 | Beyond UCF, Crime, Safety | Read More
A study published in the Journal of Neuroscience may be the first link to show that casual pot use may cause major changes to the brain. Using different types of neuroimaging, researchers examined 40 brains of people between the ages of 18 and 25. 20 of them smoked marijuana at least once a week, the...April 20, 2014 | Beyond UCF, Culture, Health | Read More
The Knights (25-16, 12-3) asserted themselves as American Athletic Conference baseball favorites this past weekend, taking two out of three against No. 10 Louisville. UCF beat Louisville (28-11, 8-4) both times in a double-header on Thursday night, but lost to the Cardinals 3-2 on Friday night. The two...April 19, 2014 | Baseball, News, Sports | Read More
Corporate sponsored concerts always make for a conflicting environment. On one hand, you often have bands who are trying anything to get their name out there, and any exposure, for them, is a dream come true. However, the nature of such sponsorship can also warp the focus of the evening. Interview with...April 18, 2014 | Entertainment, Music, News | Read More