CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Year two of the Al Golden Era kicks off Saturday when the Miami Hurricanes take on the Boston College Eagles in Chestnut Hill, Mass. Kickoff is set for 3:35 p.m. EDT on ABC.
The majority of the eastern seaboard will see Miami/Boston College on ABC (34 percent of the country), while the remainder of the country will get the Miami/BC game on ESPN2. The states of Massachusetts and Florida (except WEAR in Pensacola/Mobile) plus Manchester, N.H. (WMUR); Albany, N.Y. (WTEN+1); and Providence, R.I. (WLNE) are among the protected markets that will see Miami/BC on ABC.
Saturday's game is the first of four nationally televised games for the Hurricanes. Next week, Miami will face Kansas State on FX (12 p.m. EDT) in Manhattan, Kan.
Season and single-game tickets for the 2012 football season are available online, by phone at 1-800-GO-CANES (1-305-284-2263) or in-person at the Miami Athletics Ticket Office, which is now located on the bottom level of BankUnited Center.GAME INFORMATION
Date / Time: Sat., Sept. 1, 2012 / 3:35 p.m. EDT
Site: Chestnut Hill, Mass. / Alumni Stadium (44,000)
Play-by-Play: Bob Wischusen; Analyst: Danny Kanell; Sideline: Maria Taylor
Local Radio: 560 WQAM
Play-by-Play: Joe Zagacki; Analyst: Don Bailey Jr.; Sideline: Josh Darrow
Spanish Radio: Caracol 1260 AM
Play-by-Play: Roly Martin; Analyst: Pepe Campos
National Radio: Compass Media Networks
Play-by-Play: Gregg Daniels; Analyst: Tony Hill
Student Radio: 90.5 FM WVUM
Broadcasters: Kyle Sielaff and Alex Schwartz
Satellite Radio: Sirius 91, XM 91 (BC broadcast)
Series: Miami leads, 23-5
Miami: Miami leads 16-2
Chestnut Hill: Miami leads, 7-3
First Meeting: 1947 — L, 7-18
Last Meeting: 2011 — L, 17-24
Streak: BC, 2 wins
Last Miami Win: 2006 (17-14) in Miami