Mark-Antony Richards one yard rushing touchdown with 23 seconds left gave UCF a 20-16 victory over East Carolina. Mikey Keene threw for 194 yards and 1 interception. Running Backs Johnny Richardson rushed for 104 yards and Richards rushed for 58 yards and both backs had one rushing touchdown each. Richards had an amazing 9.7 yards per carry and had some key runs for the Knights. Wide Receiver Ryan O’Keefe had 10 catches for 73 yards and Richardson had 2 catches for 51 yards.
Holton Ahlers threw for 219 yards, 1 touchdown and 1 interception. Running Backs Rahjai Harris rushed for 73 yards and Keaton Mitchell rushed for 65 yards. Wide Receivers Tyler Snead had 6 catches for 69 yards, Audie Omotosho had 4 catches for 55 yards and a touchdown and Harris had 3 catches for 43 yards. The Knights improve to 3-2 and the Pirates are 3-3.