It’s been almost two years since UCF claimed the 2017 National Championship with a Peach 34-27 win over Auburn, and the Knights have no intention of letting anyone forget it.
Especially the 2017 football champion of Alabama, Alabama.
The Crimson Tide (10-2, 6-2 SEC) are in Orlando this week as they prepare for their Citrus Bowl against Michigan (9-3, 6-3 Big Ten). Alabama has issued a statement that, due to weather conditions, the team will move its practice Saturday to the Nicholson Fieldhouse: Knights indoor facility.
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The Knights, feeling an opportunity to beat Alabama, took advantage of the accidental situation, which was not so delicate and did not overtake Crimea.
This is not the only time these teams have shot at each other, but the fact that UCF is still finding ways to bring it up is just one of the many reasons why college football is so big.