The UCF Knights' football home opener is one day closer and the American Athletic Conference has released kickoff times for two of the Knights' 12 games.

A game against Furman University Paladins is set for Saturday, Sept. 19 at 6 p.m. and will broadcast on ESPN3. The Knights will also kickoff against East Carolina University Pirates on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN.

UCF's home opener against FIU was previously set on Thursday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. on CBS Sports Network.

The UCF-USF game will take place at Bright House Networks Stadium on Friday, Nov. 27, but the kickoff time has not yet been determined.

The Knights' 2015 schedule is as follows:

2015 UCF Football Schedule

Thursday, Sept. 3 – FIU – 6 p.m. – CBS Sports Network

Saturday, Sept. 12 – at Stanford

Saturday, Sept. 19 – Furman – 6 p.m. – ESPN3 (Parents Weekend)

Saturday, Sept. 26 – at South Carolina

Saturday, Oct. 3 – at Tulane*

Saturday, Oct. 10 – UConn*

Saturday, Oct. 17 – at Temple*

Saturday, Oct. 24 – Houston* (Homecoming)

Saturday, Oct. 31 – at Cincinnati*

Saturday, Nov. 7 – at Tulsa*


Thursday, Nov. 19 – East Carolina* – 7:30 p.m. – ESPN

Friday, Nov. 27 – USF* – ESPN Network TBD

Saturday, Dec. 5 – AAC Championship Game – ABC or ESPN

*American Athletic Conference game


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