ORLANDO, Fla. – UCF will hold a parade Sunday at Disney World to celebrate going undefeated and winning the Peach Bowl, feats the Knights say make them national champions.
The parade is set for 4:30 p.m. at Magic Kingdom and will feature the UCF football team, cheerleaders and marching band.
No. 12 UCF earned a 34-27 win over No. 7 Auburn in the Peach Bowl Monday, completing the first undefeated season in school history. The Knights went 13-0, won the American Athletic Conference title and posted the highest graduation rate among all Football Bowl Subdivision public schools.
The Knights knocked off the Tigers, who previously earned wins over Georgia and Alabama – the two teams set to face off Monday in the College Football Playoff national title game.