Football: Game Times Announced For FAU, Florida

With football season less than 100 days away, the Miami Hurricanes will open their 2013 season against FAU.

Apr 13, 2013; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Hurricanes coach Al Golden (right) greets linebacker Tyrone Cornileus (left) during a spring game at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

The Hurricanes’ season opener against FAU on Friday, Aug. 30 at Sun Life Stadium is slated for an 8 p.m. kickoff.  The game will be televised on ESPNU.

Just over a week later, Miami takes on in-state rival Florida, also to be played at Sun Life Stadium.  Game time is scheduled for noon on Sept. 7 and will air on ESPN.

FAU ‘s match-up against UM will mark the first meeting between the two programs with the Owls as a member of the Conference USA.  According to the team’s official site, it will also be the first time that both teams will meet in a season opener.

The 2013 UM-FAU game will be the first of a three-game series.  The Hurricanes will travel to face the Owls in 2015.

The Hurricanes and the Gators last met in 2008 when Miami suffered a 26-3 loss in Gainesville.  The Hurricanes lead the all-time series, 28-26.

Topics: FAU Owls, Florida Gators, Football, Miami Hurricanes

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