UCF will open its 2012 home schedule with familiar in-state opponent in FIU this Saturday. It will be the second matchup between the two schools that are separated by 237 miles and UCFAthletics.com has you covered with how to follow all of Saturday's action, including 10 Twitter tidbits to tweet out to all of your followers.
@UCF_Football (1-1) vs. @FIUFootball (1-1)
Bright House Networks Stadium (45,323) - @CityBeautiful - 4 p.m.
Watch it live on @CSSsports and also on @BHSN, channel 1147 . You can listen on WYGM @740thegame (flagship), WFLF 540-AM (Maitland), WDCF 1350-AM (Clearwater), WROD 1340-AM (Daytona Beach), WWCN 770-AM (Fort Myers)
Follow the action all game long with updates from @UCF_Football and @UCF_Athletics on Twitter. Don't forget to "Like" the Knights on Facebook as well to see pictures from the season opener. For the stat buffs out there, follow on Gametracker.
10 Tweetable Tidbits
On Sept. 15, 2007: #UCF opened its first on-campus stadium against No. 6 Texas in front of a packed house of 45,622 fans #ZombieNation
This is the first home opener to be played in front of a national TV audience since Bright House opened in 2007 #HeyMomSendMoney
#UCF is kicking off a four-game homestand, the longest since the Knights hosted four-straight back in 1999 #LetTheGamesBegin
The last time #UCF sported a 1-1 record it won the @ConferenceUSA1 title and the @AZOLibertyBowl #ThePowerOf1
#UCF is 24-9 all-time in Bright House Networks Stadium and 7-4 against non-conference opponents #HomeCookin
Did you know that since 2009, #UCF has received the opening kickoff in 35 of the last 41 games? #GimmieTheBall
Of the 209 players on #UCF & #FIU's rosters, 155 hail from the Sunshine State. 9 sets of HS teammates reunite #ShareALittleSunshine
As a team, #UCF has attempted 40 passes or more in a contest 10 times since 2004 - a span of 103 games #BallControl
Since joining the FBS ranks in 1996, the Knights recorded seven turnovers in the first 2 games of the season #IwillTakeThat
Record Watch: Rannell Hall cracked the top 10 in kick-return yardage and is 41 yards shy of Shawn Jefferson for No. 8 #RunSpeedyRun