"We're thrilled to have the opportunity to showcase our incredible young men, our football program and our university on the stage that a game like the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl provides".
The No. 12 Knights (12-0), who earned a New Year's Six bowl berth by being the highest-ranked Group of Five team, will play No. 7 Auburn in Atlanta.
UCF will be looking for its first win ever over Auburn in the teams' fourth visit all-time.
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Leonard spoke during an unplanned press conference about a half hour prior to San Antonio's home game against Detroit. Rudy Gay, making his first start in place of Anderson, had 12 points, 10 rebounds and four assists.
Auburn will play Central Florida (13-0) in Mercedes-Benz Stadium on New Year's Day at 11:30 a.m. on ESPN.
UCF, coming off a thrilling 62-55 double overtime-win over Memphis in the AAC Championship game, will face off against the SEC Runner-Up Auburn Tigers.
When Moos looks at this situation, he fully supports Frost and his coaching staff going to Atlanta for the Peach Bowl.
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A win by the Tigers in the bowl game will give the program its sixth 11-win season in school history in what will be its first trip to the Peach Bowl since 2011, when Auburn defeated Virginia 43-24 on December 31 in the Georgia Dome.
Auburn might have just lost in the SEC Championship Game, but he's already made one huge decision on his coaching future by sticking with the school. This season, UCF has been one of college football's biggest surprises. But I believe this year convinced Auburn officials that he's the right coach. "As I said before this game, we worked extremely hard to get here to this point, and we've got a very good foundation built, and I think the best is yet to come". "It coincided with recruiting, so hopefully, we can get some recruiting done and get back down there, and it all works out and help, and then get back on the road up here". "I love my players", Malzahn said Saturday night.
The Tigers won two of three against Georgia and Alabama in the last four weeks of the season, and have a chance to down Top 15 undefeated teams by the start of the new year.
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