LSU didn’t just end UCF’s 25-game winning streak at Tuesday’s PlayStation Fiesta Bowl.
The Tigers also trolled the Knights a year after UCF defeated SEC foe Auburn in a New Year’s Six bowl game and claimed itself national champions — which was later added to the NCAA’s official record book.
LSU defensive back Eric Munroe held up a whiteboard after the 40-32 victory in Arizona that read, “National Champs ... LOL!!!”
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Both teams entered the game less than 100 percent. The Tigers were down eight defensive starters before the game, before losing two more players to ejections — one for targeting and another for throwing a punch.
UCF didn’t have starting quarterback McKenzie Milton, who continues recovering from the devastating knee injury sustained against USF late in the season. The Knights also lost a starter in their secondary to an ejection for targeting in the first half.