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Knewsletter: August 27, 2020

The biggest UCF and Orlando sports headlines and more for Thursday, August 27, 2020.

NFL Combine - Day 2

Welcome to our all-new Knewsletter, our daily dish of links and stories from around the world of UCF Knights sports and slightly beyond.

The Big Knews

UCF has logged hundreds of COVID-19 cases (WESH 2 News)

We are four days into the semester and cases continue to grow on campus.

In Other Knews

NBA - Report: Milwaukee Bucks boycott Game 5 against the Orlando Magic (Orlando Pinstriped Post)

NBA - Orlando Magic wisely will not accept forfeit victory, per reports (Orlando Pinstriped Post)

NBA - Milwaukee, Orlando do the right thing in boycotting Game 5 (Orlando Pinstriped Post)

The Magic-Bucks game created a ripple effect in the NBA and sports world Wednesday as several games were postponed in response to the shooting of Jacob Blake.

MLB - Rays 4 Orioles 3: Mikey Perez comes through (DRaysBay)

Rays come out on top thanks to an unlikely hero.

MLB - MIA 4, NYM 5; Marlins Drop to Mets Despite Late Surge (Fish Stripes)

Too little, too late for the Marlins yesterday.

MLS - Dike’s Brace Leads Lions to 3-1 Win Over Nashville (The Mane Land)

Orlando City picked up the win in their first ever meeting against Nashville SC.

NFL - BBR: The Gabriel Davis hype is real for the Buffalo Bills (Buffalo Rumblings)

Check out our own Jeff Sharon talk about new Bills WR Gabriel Davis on the Breaking Buffalo Rumblings podcast.

A Tweet We’re Knighting

Check out these awesome wallpapers from UCF’s Rowing team!

What’s On Toknight

Baltimore Orioles vs. Tampa Bay Rays, 6:40 PM EST, Fox Sports Sun

Miami Marlins vs. New York Mets, 7:10 PM EST, Fox Sports Florida

See you tomorrow!