ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFAthletics.com) - News and notes from the UCF football team for Monday, July 30. There are only two days remaining before the Knights get on the field for practice No. 1.
-College Sports Madness has released its 2012 C-USA Preseason All-Conference Team, and UCF received a ton of praise. George O'Leary was selected as the Coach of the Year, while Breshad Perriman was named the Freshman of the Year.
-Also earning honors from College Sports Madness: OL Theo Goins (First Team), OL Phil Smith (First Team), KR Rannell Hall (First Team), DL Troy Davis (First Team), DB Kemal Ishmael (First Team), DL Victor Gray (Second Team), LB Jonathan Davis (Second Team), RB Storm Johnson (Third Team), OL Jordan Rae (Third Team) and DB A.J. Bouye (Third Team).
-Hattiesburg American - C-USA Breakdown
-Wilmington Star News - East Carolina's Defense
-Theozone.net - Ohio State - Meyer Hopes Buckeyes Are Angry
Stat of the Day
-UCF has a combined 83 rushing touchdowns in the last three seasons for an average of 27.7 per year.
What to Look For
-Tuesday marks the first official day of preseason camp as the Knights will report to the Wayne Densch Sports Center for dorm check-in, a team meal and meetings.
-UCF will finally hit the field Wednesday from 3:15-5:30 p.m., and all practices from Aug. 1-18 are open to the public (photography, video and note taking is not permitted).