When the University of Central Florida Knights football team takes to the Bounce House gridiron this fall, it’ll be to a full-capacity crowd. Take advantage of the all-around best accommodations for UCF football by staying here at The Celeste Hotel, situated right on the campus within shouting distance of the stadium!
UCF Knights 2021 Football Season: Full Capacity at the Bounce House
The plan for full-capacity football at the Bounce House comes as vaccinations and other measures have reduced COVID-19 risk, and is based on Florida Board of Governors guidance. It’s also in sync with revised protocols across Florida’s State University System institutions.
A New Era Launches for the UCF Knights
That’s not the only exciting news coming out of UCF”s football outfit this year. The Knights have a brand-new head coach in the form of Gus Malzahn, who comes to UCF from Auburn University. There he landed 77 wins over eight seasons, each of which ended in a bowl appearance.
Malzahn expressed eagerness—and ambition—on the UCF Knights website. “You just feel the positive excitement when you go around campus,” he said. “It’s set up for success.”
And Knights fans everywhere can surely get behind his stated expectations: “We believe the future of college football is here at UCF.”
“Set Up For Success” Indeed
The Knights have quite the foundation to build upon, being the sole team in college football to have ranked in the nation’s top eight in both total offense and in scoring over the past three seasons.
Last season, the 6-4 Knights came out on top in fumbles recovered and ranked second and fourth in total offense and passing, respectively. Quarterback Dillon Gabriel, meantime, threw more passing yards (an impressive 357) than any other college signal-caller.
Get Ready for 2021 Knights Football & The Perfect Bounce House Accommodations at The Celeste Hotel
The Knights will kick off the 2021 season on September 2nd, welcoming the Boise State Broncos; on September 11th, the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats come to the Bounce House. October’s home games include contests against the East Carolina Pirates on the 9th and the Memphis Tigers on the 22nd. You can check out the complete Knights football schedule here.
You couldn’t ask for better accommodations for UCF Knights football than The Celeste Hotel, located right at the east entrance of the UCF campus. Take advantage of our Marriott Tribute Portfolio hospitality—including awesome on-site dining at our Aurora restaurant—while enjoying minutes-away proximity to the Bounce House!