Today marked a big day across the country in college basketball as it was the first day where college basketball teams were allowed to practice for the first time in the fall. The Knights practice on Friday and held media day earlier in the week as they prepared for a season where they are not eligible for the NCAA Tournament due to NCAA sanctions.
Here is video of UCF Basketball Head Coach Donnie Jones at Media Day previewing the 2012-2013 UCF Season and other topics.
Senior Keith Clanton stayed at UCF instead of transferring to Florida State or Kentucky he talks about that decision as well as the upcoming season with myself and Brandon Helwig of UCFSports.com
– UCF Football ready to host Southern Miss on Saturday night at 8pm. The Golden Eagles are 0-5 on the season with losses at Nebraska and to Boise State and Louisville at home. UCF has only beaten So Miss once since joining C-USA in 2005. That win came in 2007. UCFSports.com’s Brandon Helwig was on the David Baumann Show Friday morning to preview the match-up.[audio:1080/davidbaumann/DB_10-12-12_Helwig|titles= Brandon Helwig on David Baumann Show 10-12-12]
– Tune in Sunday Morning 10-11am for another edition of Sportstalkflorida.com’s Insiders Show as we will recap the UCF-So Miss game with postgame audio plus scheduled to be joined by UCF Asst Softball Coach Ruben Felix who was bullpen coach in Major League Baseball with the Baltimore Orioles from (2008-2009) and Cleveland Indians from 2004-2006. Felix also was on coaching staff of the United States World Baseball Classic team in 2009 where he helped coach MLB stars Derek Jeter, Jimmy Rollins, Dustin Pedoria, Adam Dunn, Chipper Jones, Ryan Braun, JP Howell, Brain McCann, Curtis Granderson, Evan Longoria and others. He breakdown the MLB playoffs and storylines in MLB and more on the show.