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American Athletic Conference championship: Central Florida captures title over Memphis in double overtime

American Athletic Conference championship: Central Florida captures title over Memphis in double overtime

The highest-scoring game in any conference final wasn’t even over before reports surfaced that Scott Frost was leaving the University of Central Florida and had accepted the job to become Nebraska’s coach.

UCF’s undefeated football team gave its departing coach a game to remember as the 11th-ranked Knights beat Memphis 62-55 in double overtime to win the American Athletic Conference championship.

UCF is now one of only two teams to finish the regular season undefeated at 12-0. But when you play in the AAC, you don’t make it the final four of the college football championship. You get to go to Atlanta to play in the Peach Bowl as the highest-ranked team not in a power-five...

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