With the win, UCF extends its C-USA winning streak to 11 games. Only Boise State (19) and TCU (14) have longer winning streaks in conference play.
The 11-straight C-USA wins is the third-longest such streak in league history behind streaks of 14 and 13 games by Southern Miss from 1998-00 and 2002-04 respectively.
The Knights are now 5-0 in C-USA play. UCF had never previously started better than 2-0.
UCF’s 7-2 record ties the 1998 and 1987 teams for the best start in school history.
The Knights improve to 3-1 all-time against the Cougars.
Known more for defense than offense, UCF is averaging 41.4 points per game in C-USA play.
The Knights set season highs tonight in total offense and passing offense.
UCF has now punted just twice in its last eight quarters of action.
The 44-yard touchdown from Jeff Godfrey to A.J. Guyton was the longest scoring play for the Knights this year.
UCF’s four interception returns for a touchdown tie the Conference USA seasonal record shared by Rice (2008), Southern Miss (2006 and 2000) and Cincinnati (2002).
Bruce Miller’s interception return for a touchdown was UCF’s fifth defensive score of the season (four interceptions and one fumble).
UCF has now scored first in eight of its nine games this year with the lone exception being NC State.
Jeff Godfrey had the second-ever 100-yard rushing game by a UCF quarterback joining Vic Penn’s 122 against Middle Tennessee on Nov. 13, 1999.
Jeff Godfrey’s passing efficiency of 243.66 tonight is second in school history behind Daunte Culpepper’s 245.98 vs. Samford on Oct. 7, 1995.
Eleven of Godfrey’s 15 completions were for double-digit yards.
With his sixth rushing TD on the year, Godfrey surpassed Daunte Culpepper’s UCF true freshman record total of five.
Josh Linam made by-far a career-high 17 tackles. The high by any Knight prior to tonight was 11 by Josh Robinsonlast week vs. ECU.
David Williams made his first career interception.
Jamar Newsome had his first career 100-yard receiving game.
Jeff Godfrey had a career high in passing yards before halftime with 201.
Brian Watters’ 41-yard catch was his season-long.
Josh Robinson’s 35-yard punt return was UCF’s longest of the season.
Bruce Miller’s interception return for a touchdown was his second of the season, joining a 30-yard “pick six” at Buffalo on Sept. 18. He is the first Knight to ever have two interception returns for a touchdown in the same season. He also ties Johnell Neal’s career record of two set from 2005-08.
Jamar Newsome’s 49-yard catch was a season-long.
Sophomore A.J. Bouye made his first career start tonight at safety.
Senior Zac Norris made his first career start tonight at center.
Senior Emery Allen made just his second start of the season tonight at cornerback with the other coming against NC State on Sept. 11.