Central Florida named Oregon descent coordinator Scott Frost a new football manager on Tuesday, a propagandize announced.
Frost, 40, was a starting quarterback for Nebraska’s inhabitant championship group and played 6 years in a NFL. He has been during Oregon given 2009, starting as far-reaching receivers manager underneath stream Eagles manager Chip Kelly before apropos descent coordinator in 2013.
“UCF is an glorious event for me given a student-athletes can attain immediately, both competitively and academically,” Frost pronounced in a statement. “We’ve had good new success — we vividly remember examination a Fiesta Bowl victory. With a student-athletes, football staff, facilities, fans and supporters, we know we will move sparkling and winning football behind to Orlando.”
George O’Leary, who had been a Knights’ manager given 2004, retired effective immediately in October. Quarterbacks manager Danny Barrett was named a halt manager for a rest of a season.
Central Florida went 0-12 this deteriorate after finishing 9-4 final year.
“Scott is a leader and dignitary who has destined one of college football’s many sparkling offenses during a University of Oregon,” pronounced UCF jaunty executive Danny White. “His opinion and knowledge are accurately what we need to safeguard a Knights compete, and win, during a top levels. we couldn’t be some-more vehement to move Scott and his fiancé, Ashley, to a UCF family.”
Information from ESPN’s Brett McMurphy and Joe Schad and The Associated Press was used in this report.