ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFAthletics.com) - Updating the Knights for Thursday, Aug. 16. Today marks the memorable Countdown to Kickoff Luncheon at the UCF Arena, with registration beginning at 11 a.m.
-Today's luncheon will run from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and parking is available for free in Garage D near the UCF Arena. There will be a silent auction, food, entertainment and an inside look at the Knights from head coach George O'Leary and his staff.
-Following the event, Thursday's practice is on the schedule for 3:15-5:30 p.m.
-On Wednesday, it was the start of week three of preseason camp, and the Knights went with full pads.
-UCF went indoors during segment seven due to a strong storm that moved through the area.
-On a goal-line drill, wideout J.J. Worton made a sensational catch in the corner of the endzone, barely dragging his foot in bounds for the diving touchdown. Quincy McDuffie also made a diving touchdown catch in the back of the endzone toward the end of practice.
-Bright House Sports Network - Training Camp Tour - UCF (includes video links)
-Orlando Sentinel - A.J. Bouye
-Columbus Dispatch - Ohio State Update
-St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Missouri's T.J. Moe
Stat of the Day
-In the final six games of 2011, opponents forced just three fumbles against the Knights.
What to Look For
-UCF Football FanFest is only two days away. The Knights will practice Saturday at 2:30 p.m., while FanFest starts at 5 p.m. Those wearing gold shirts will be allowed to participate in the team photo at the beginning of FanFest.
-Fans are reminded that taking notes, pictures and video is not permitted. FanFest will begin after practice.
-Friday's practice session is slated for 6:30-8:30 p.m., but will likely start earlier.
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