PHOTO GALLERY: UCF Knights Claim AAC Championship, Earn Trip To New Year’s Day Peach Bowl

By  //  December 4, 2017

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UCF wins their 5th conference title in program history

UCF DB Tre Neal celebrates after reeling in the game-ending interception in double OT. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image)

ORLANDO, FLORIDA – UCF Knights defeated the Memphis Tigers in a double-overtime 62-55 thriller on Saturday to claim the AAC Championship.

UCF QB McKenzie Milton was named MVP after registering 494 yards and five touchdowns through the air, along with 65 yards and one touchdown on the ground.

The Knights moved to 12-0 on the season and earned a trip to the New Year’s Day Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia.

UCF will take on SEC runner-up Auburn (10-3).

PHOTO GALLERY: UCF Knights defeat Memphis 62-55

* Images captured by Colin Ziemer, Space Coast Daily

UCF Celebrates their 62-55 win over Memphis and earned a trip to the 2018 Peach Bowl in Atlanta versus SEC Runner-Up Auburn. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR EMMANUEL LOGAN-GREENE and UCF Cheerleaders (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF LB Pat Jasinski and UCF TE Michael Colubiale. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

Pat Jasinski (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF OL CHARLES SPRENKEL (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF Knights win their 5th conference title in school history. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF DB Tre Neal celebrates after reeling in the game-ending interception in double OT. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR MARLON WILLIAMS (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF RB OTIS ANDERSON. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF RB ADRIAN KILLINS JR. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF RB OTIS ANDERSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

Memphis attempts late game go-ahead field goal. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF RB ADRIAN-KILLINS-JR. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF QB McKenzie Milton (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF DL TONY GUERAD Takes Down Memphis QB Riley Ferguson. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

Memphis QB Riley Ferguson chased down by UCF JAMIYUS PITTMAN. (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR DREDRICK SNELSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF TE MICHAEL COLUBIALE (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR TRE’QUAN SMITH (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR Cam Stewart (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF QB McKenzie Milton (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF TE JORDAN AKINS (left) UCF WR TREQUAN-SMITH (right) (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF Crowd (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR DREDRICK SNELSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR DREDRICK SNELSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR TREQUAN SMITH (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF OL CHAVIS DICKEY (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF OL CHAVIS DICKEY (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF TE JORDAN AKINS (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF Mascot (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR OTIS ANDERSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image)

DREDRICK SNELSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE

UCF WR DREDRICK SNELSON (Colin Ziemer/Space Coast Daily Image) CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE


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