The University of Central Florida has become the AAC East Division Champions after defeating USF 49-42 at home.
UCF ran up 21 points in the first quarter alone while the Bulls’ Quinton Flowers finished one successful drive for 7 points. The Knights were overcome in the second and third quarters in what turned into a nail-biter with 28-36 against UCF.
The now 11-0 Knights quickly made a screen pass to Ottis Anderson for a touchdown with minutes left and took the upper hand, igniting the stadium.
The Bulls soon passed for an 82-yard touchdown and a successful two-point conversion to tie the game 42-42 and quiet the crowd.
Then, in the fourth quarter, Mike Hughes escaped every Bull as he ran back a massive 95-yard kickoff for a touchdown. All 47,000 fans took to their feet and the Cardiac Knights made Spectrum Stadium like the Bounce House once again. Three touchdowns in 53 seconds.
Quinton Flowers led the Knights defense to midfield and the UCF defense forced a fumble, sealing the game.
Stay tuned for a full game recap and post-game video.