The UCF cross-country and Track & Field teams released their full schedules for the upcoming 2015-16 season. UCF's home schedule will consist of a cross-country meet in the fall and four track meets during the spring.

The Knights begin their season on Sept. 4 with a cross-country meet at the University of Tampa before returning home to host the UCF Invitational on Sept. 12.

American Athletic Conference Championships are set to be held in Grimesland, North Carolina, on Oct. 31, followed by NCAA South Region Championships in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, on Nov. 13. The cross-country campaign will close with NCAA Championships on Nov. 21 in Louisville, Kentucky.

In 2016, the Track & Field campaign will open their indoor season at the Kentucky Invitational in Lexington from Jan. 15-16.

The American Indoor Championships and NCAA Championships will be held in Birmingham, Alabama, from Feb. 26-27 and March 11-12, respectfully.

The UCF outdoor Track & Field team will start their season by hosting a pair of events at the UCF Track & Field Complex -- the Black & Gold Challenge on March 18-19 and the UCF Invitational on March 25-26.

Their NCAA postseason journey begins with the 2016 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships, with UCF hosting the conference meet from May 12-15.

NCAA Region Championships (May 26-28) and NCAA Championships (June 8-11) will return to Jacksonville and Eugene, Oregon, respectively.

2015 UCF cross-country schedule:

9/4 University of Tampa Classic Dover, Florida

9/12 UCF Invitational*

9/19 Mountain Dew Invitational Gainesville, Florida

9/26 Invitational Titusville, Florida

10/10 Florida State Invitational Tallahassee, Florida

10/16 USF Invitational Tampa, Florida

10/31 The American Championships Grimesland, North Carolina

11/13 NCAA Region Championships Tuscaloosa, Alabama

11/21 NCAA Championships Louisville, Kentucky

2016 UCF indoor Track & Field schedule:

1/15‐1/16 Kentucky Invitational Lexington, Kentucky

1/23 Joe Donahue Games Boston, Massachusetts

2/5-2/6 vs. Harvard, Boston University Boston, Massachusetts

2/12‐2/13 Vanderbilt Invitational Nashville, Tennessee

2/12‐2/13 Don Kirby Elite Meet Albuquerque, New Mexico

2/12‐2/13 Iowa State Classic Ames, Iowa

2/26-27 The American Championships Birmingham, Alabama

3/11-12 NCAA Championships Birmingham, Alabama

2016 UCF outdoor Track & Field schedule:

3/18-19 Black & Gold Challenge*

3/25-26 UCF Invitational*

3/31‐4/2 Pepsi Florida Relays Gainesville, Florida

4/9 vs. USF, FIU*

4/22-23 Jesse Owens Invitational Columbus, Ohio

4/28‐5/1 Drake Relays Des Moines, Iowa

5/12‐5/15 The American Championships*

5/26‐5/28 NCAA Region Championships Jacksonville, Florida

6/8‐6/11 NCAA Championships Eugene, Oregon

* denotes a home event


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