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Throughout his tenure UCF coach George O'Leary has never backed off the proclamation he made the day he was hired when he dubbed the football program "a sleeping giant."
It would be easy for both No. 8 South Carolina and No. 19 Wisconsin to dwell on the missteps this season that cost them both spots in the BCS standings.
The Russell Athletic Bowl might have sort of a Miami celebration feel to it.
The road was unkind to UCF during a three-game trip away from Orlando last week that saw it follow up a win at Miami with back-to-back losses.
Tristan Spurlock had 21 points and Isaiah Sykes added 17 as UCF held off Stetson 77-58 on Saturday night.
UCF has two chances this week to punch it's ticket to a BCS bowl.
South Florida has had setbacks during coach Willie Taggart's first season in Tampa.
Close victories have defined Central Florida's season.
UCF is just two victories away from claiming the American Athletic Conference outright and the program's first BCS berth.
Located just 85 miles apart, South Florida and UCF have on paper always seemed like natural rivals.