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Aug. 2, 2013

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By Brian Ormiston

ORLANDO, Fla. ( - Checking in with the Knights during week one of preseason. UCF will return to the practice field Friday from 3:20-5:30 p.m.

-The Knights' first head coach and UCF Athletics Hall of Fame member Don Jonas attended practice Thursday, and spoke to the team as well. Jonas coached the Knights from 1979-81. For more with Jonas, CLICK HERE .
-Former UCF wide receiver Mike Sims-Walker attended practice for the second straight day Thursday.
-Thursday marked the only morning practice of the preseason.
-In the afternoon, UCF held its annual media day and conducted the team photo right before the daily Florida summer rain came.
-UCF received a pair of votes in the USA Today Preseason Coaches Poll.
-Friday will mark the Knights' first session in shoulder pads as they have been donning just the helmets the last two days.

Web Links
-Miami Herald - UCF Primed for Opportunity in American
-WFTV - UCF Media Day (Head to the Videos Section for More)
-Orlando Sentinel - UCF Starters Have Hometown Feel
-Orlando Sentinel - UCF's Wide Receivers
-Sports Talk Florida - Media Day Recap A Look at UCF from a Penn State Perspective

What to Look For
-UCF will practice on Saturday from 3:20-5:30 p.m.
-Sunday's practice will run the same time, but is scheduled to be the first day in full pads.

General Ticket Information
-Purchase UCF Tickets

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