2004 UCF Golden Knights football team

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2004 UCF Golden Knights football
UCF Golden Knights logo.png
Conference Mid-American Conference
Division East
2004 record 0–11 (0–8 MAC)
Head coach George O'Leary (1st season)
Home stadium Citrus Bowl
(Capacity: 65,438)
Seasons
← 2003
2005 →
2004 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Miami x   7 1         8 5  
Akron   6 2         6 5  
Marshall   6 2         6 6  
Kent State   4 4         5 6  
Ohio   2 6         4 7  
Buffalo   2 6         2 9  
UCF   0 8         0 11  
West Division
Toledo xy$   7 1         9 4  
Northern Illinois x   7 1         9 3  
Bowling Green   6 2         9 3  
Eastern Michigan   4 4         4 7  
Central Michigan   3 5         4 7  
Ball State   2 6         2 9  
Western Michigan   0 8         1 10  
Championship: Toledo 35, Miami 27
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2004 UCF Golden Knights football team represented the University of Central Florida in the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. Their head coach was George O'Leary, in his first season with the team. It was their last year in the Mid-American Conference, in the East Division. The Golden Knights would join Conference USA for the 2005 season.

The Golden Knights went 0–11, their worst season in program history. With four losses to end the 2003 season, the UCF finished the season sitting on a 15-game losing streak.

Schedule[edit]

The Citrus Bowl, the Knights home field.
Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 12:00pm at No. 22 Wisconsin* Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI ESPN L 6–34   82,116
September 11 6:00pm No. 10 West Virginia* Citrus BowlOrlando, FL L 20–45   32,224
September 18 12:00pm at Penn State* Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA ESPN+ L 13–37   101,715
October 2 1:00pm at Buffalo UB StadiumBuffalo, NY L 20–48   12,173
October 9 6:00pm Northern Illinois Citrus Bowl • Orlando, FL L 28–30   16,555
October 16 6:00pm Akron Citrus Bowl • Orlando, FL L 21–26   18,401
October 23 7:00pm at Miami (OH) Yager StadiumOxford, OH ESPN+ L 7–43   8,012
October 30 2:30pm at Marshall Joan C. Edwards StadiumHuntington, WV SUN L 3–20   23,122
November 6 4:00pm Ohiodagger Citrus Bowl • Orlando, FL L 16–17 OT  20,498
November 13 4:00pm at Ball State Ball State StadiumMuncie, IN L 17–21   5,309
November 23 7:00pm Kent State Citrus Bowl • Orlando, FL L 24–41   12,083
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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