University of Central Florida

Note: UCF will be at the Hogan Stand side for the Croke Park Classic

Quick Facts

  • Nickname Knights

  • Colours Black & Gold

  • Stadium Bright House Networks Stadium (45,323)

  • Location University of Central Florida, Orlando

  • Founded 1963

  • Junior placekicker (similar to a free taker in GAA) Sean Galvin hails from Cork, Ireland.

  • Finished 2013 season 12-1 winning the American Athletics Conference and the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl

NFL History

  • UCF had a total of 15 players in the NFL in 2012, including several starters and key contributors.
  • The Knights have had at least one player selected in the NFL Draft every season from 2006-13.
  • Nine Knights have gone on to win a Super Bowl ring.

Head Coach

In his 11th year at UCF in 2014, George O’Leary is the longest tenured coach in the American Athletic Conference. O’Leary has been instrumental in taking the Knights to their most memorable season in history in 2013 with the American Athletics Conference title and culminating with the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl.

Tickets

To purchase Official Tour Packages, visit ucf.crokeparkclassic.com

To purchase Official Hospitality Packages, click here

For individual tickets, visit ticketmaster.ie