10 Tweetable Tidbits for #UCFvFIU

Sep 5, 2013

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By Andrew Jennette

ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFKnights.com) - UCF resumes its in-state rivalry against FIU with a trip to South Florida to battle the Panthers Friday at 8 p.m. UCFKnights.com has you covered for Friday's road contest with 10 Tweetable Tidbits to tweet out to all of your followers.

@UCF_Football (1-0 Overall, 0-0 @American_FB) vs. @FIUFootball (0-1 Overall, 0-0 @Conference_USA)

Alfonso Field at FIU Stadium (20,000) - @CityofMiami - 8 p.m. EST

Watch it live on @CBSSportsNet - You can also listen on WYGM @740thegame 

Follow the action all game long with updates from @UCF_Football and @UCFKnights on Twitter. Don't forget to "Like" the Knights on Facebook as well. For the stat buffs out there, follow all the action on Gametracker.

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• Thanks to a 33-20 victory at Bright House Networks Stadium a year ago, #UCF tied the series with FIU at 1-1. #RubberMatch
• The 2011 contest drew a crowd of 20,205, which was the highest attended game at FIU Stadium at that time. #KnightsTravelWell
Blake Bortles has thrown 16 touchdown passes since his last intercep
tion on Oct. 27, 2012. #BortlesKombat
• This marks the first year since the program's incep
tion in 1979 that #UCF's first two games of a season are both held on a non-Saturday. #ItsFridayFriday
• #UCF was a member of Conference USA from 2005-12, winning 2 league titles, while FIU is in its first season in C-USA this year. #BigShoesToFill
The Knights are aiming for a 2-0 start for the second
time since 1999. #StartingStrong
#UCF is the only program in the country with 3 sets of twins on the roster: the McCray, Griffin and Jones brothers. #SeeingDouble
• Did you know: The last #UCF road victory in the state of Florida was at Bethune-Cookman on Oct. 23, 1993. #LongTimeComing
• On This Day 1986: #UCF rallied for a 26-14 victory over Bethune-Cookman in front of a then-record 23,041 home fans. #ComebackKids
• Record Watch: Last week, Breshad Perriman caught a 91-yard TD pass, the longest play from scrimmage in school history. #HeCouldGoAllTheWay



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