2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
7-5, 4th in American Athletic - East
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14dAdam Rittenberg

Picking winners for every bowl game matchup

From Dec. 15 through Jan. 7, the Celebration Bowl through the CFP National Championship, Adam Rittenberg picks his winners for bowl season.

Heupel: Milton injury 'breaks your heart' (1:10)
McCrae runs free to complete hat trick (0:40)
UCF's McCrae scores 2nd TD (0:52)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Darriel Mack had struggled in the pass game since taking over for the injured McKenzie Milton, but UCF's scoring drive at the end of the third quarter showed exactly what the Knights needed to do to get some cushion against USF. Mack threw quick, short passes for easy completions, and the Knights had balance -- ending with a 39-yard touchdown run from Greg McCrae.

USF narrows deficit with 34-yard TD pass (0:34)
UCF's McCrae goes untouched for 40-yard TD (0:36)
UCF's Milton leaves game with serious injury (0:18)
Milton gives UCF lead with 14-yard TD pass (0:27)
South Florida, UCF trade INTs in 1st quarter (1:20)
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26dHeather Dinich

Ranking the rivalry games by playoff impact

The stakes are always high in season-ending rivalry games, but this year, rivals are standing in the way of three Power 5 teams looking to go undefeated.

Temple comes up with sick INT (0:56)
36d

Warren's 4 TDs lead No. 25 Cincinnati over USF 35-23

Michael Warren II ran for three touchdowns and caught a pass for another score Saturday night, leading 25th-ranked Cincinnati to a 35-23 victory over South Florida that kept the Bearcats in the chase for the American Athletic title.

USF's McCants climbs ladder for 25-yard TD catch (0:36)
Cincinnati's Warren navigates field for 57-yard TD run (0:44)
USF's Wilcox makes diving catch for 38-yard TD (0:37)
Warren dives for Cincinnati TD (0:58)
Lewis tip-toes back of end zone for Cincinnati TD (0:19)
Bronson makes difficult catch, scores 72-yard USF TD (0:40)

Team Stats

Passing Yards241.7
Rushing Yards202.5
Points For31.568th
Points Against31.5