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UCF releases 2013 Schedule

FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFAthletics.com) – The road towards another postseason appearance for the UCF baseball team officially begins in February as the 2013 regular-season schedule was released Friday. The Knights will welcome fans out to the baseball complex for 34 home games beginning on Friday, Feb. 15, against Sienna.

UCF welcomes in-state foe Florida to the baseball complex right off the bat in 2013 on Tuesday, Feb. 19. The last time the Gators paid a visit to Orlando, the Knights won, 8-6, in front of the largest crowd in school history (3,601). UCF will make a return trip to Gainesville on April 2.

For the first time since 1993, the Knights will host a tournament on campus with the UCF Baseball Tournament on Feb. 22-24 when UConn, Texas Tech and Troy make their way to Orlando. Other noteworthy opponents on the 2013 home slate include USF (Feb. 26), UNF (March 5), Jacksonville (March 8-9) and Florida Atlantic (April 16).

On the road in 2013, the Knights will also take on FSU in Tallahassee May 3-5 in a key late-season nonconference matchup. UCF will also travel to Miami (March 6), Bethune-Cookman, JU, USF and FAU.

In its final season in Conference USA, UCF will host Southern Miss, Marshall, Houston and Tulane while venturing to UAB, Memphis and Rice before ending the regular season at East Carolina. The Knights will be aiming for their first league title after finishing second to the Owls in 2012.

Full 2013 UCF Schedule