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UCF Football Roster Move Tracker

Everything you need to know about transfers, opt-outs returning, and players declaring for the NFL.

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2021 is going to make for an interesting year for programs all across the country. All players have been granted an extra year of eligibility by the NCAA due to COVID-19 (even seniors). On top of that, all undergraduate transfers are now allowed to transfer once without sitting a year.

Below is an up-to-date breakdown of all the roster moves we are aware of going into the 2021 UCF Football season. Keep checking back for updates as we’ll keep this page updated as new information comes out.

Not Returning/Declared for NFL

  • Aaron Robinson - R-Sr. - DB (3rd Round Draft Pick by Giants)
  • Richie Grant - R-Sr. - DB (2nd Round Draft Pick by Falcons)
  • Jacob Harris - R-Sr. - WR (4th Round Draft Pick by Rams)
  • Tre Nixon - R-Sr. - WR (7th Round Draft Pick by Patriots)
  • Tay Gowan - R-Sr. - DB (6th Round Draft Pick by Cardinals)
  • Otis Anderson - Sr. - RB (UDFA - Signed with Rams)
  • Greg McCrae - Sr. - RB (UDFA - Signed with Toronto Argonauts)
  • Marlon Williams - Sr. - WR (UDFA - Signed by Texans)
  • Parker Boudreaux - R-Sr. - OL (Pursuing professional wrestling career)
  • Kyle Back - R-Jr. - OL (Graduated)
  • Chris DeLoach - R-Sr. - DL (Graduated)

In Transfer Portal/Transferred

  • McKenzie Milton - R-Sr. - QB (Florida State)
  • Darriel Mack Jr - R-Jr. QB (Old Dominion)
  • Ja’Cyais Credle - Fr. - WR (Georgia State)
  • Lamarius Benson - R-So. - OL (Northern Colorado)
  • Mason Cholewa - R-Jr. - DL (James Madison)
  • Tyrese Black - R-So. - DL (Louisiana-Monroe)
  • Brandon Moore - R-Sr. - DB (Florida State)
  • Alex Harris - R-Sr. - WR (Arizona State)
  • Elijah Benoit - R-Jr. - DB
  • Kam’Ron Green - R-Fr. - DE
  • Jae’vien Gill - Jr. - DE (Southern Miss)
  • Tony Forrest - Fr. - TE (Grambling State)
  • Josh Kelly - R-Sr. - DB (Western Carolina)
  • Tony Gray - R-Jr. - OL (Jackson Sate)
  • Nathan Boerboom - Fr. - TE
  • Gaston Moore - Fr. - QB
  • Chad Brown - So. - DB (Nevada)
  • Riley Stephens - Fr. - K (Austin Peay)
  • Lawrence Martinez - Fr. - LS (Florida A&M)

*NOTE: A player entering the transfer portal does not mean the player will indeed transfer. They have the option to return to UCF next season.

Returning

  • Jake Hescock - R-Sr. - TE**
  • Josh McMullen - R-Sr. - OL**
  • Kalia Davis - R-Sr. - DL*
  • Noah Hancock - R-Sr. - DL**
  • Marcus Tatum - R-Sr. - OL**
  • Devunte Dawson R-Sr. - DB*
  • Allan Adams - R-So. - OL*
  • Adrian Medley - R-So. - OL*
  • Kendrick Wilson - R-Fr. - DL*

*Opted-out of 2020 Season

**Using extra year of eligibility

Incoming Transfers

  • Brandon Johnson - R-Sr. - WR (Tennessee)
  • Nate Craig-Myers - R-Sr. - WR (Colorado State)
  • Mark-Antony Richards - R-So. - RB (Auburn)
  • Big Kat Bryant - Sr. - DE (Auburn)
  • Isaiah Bowser - Sr. - RB (Northwestern)
  • Hirkley Latu - R-Jr. - LB (BYU)
  • Ryker Casey - R-So. - K (Appalachian State)
  • Ricky Barber Jr. - R-So. - DE (Western Kentucky)
  • Jordan Johnson - Fr. - WR (Notre Dame)
  • Bryson Armstrong - Sr. - LB (Kennesaw State)
  • Marco Domio - Sr. - DB (Auburn)