clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

GAME THREAD: West Virginia Mountaineers vs. UCF Knights — Pre-game updates, TV info, betting odds and more

Join the conversation in the comments as the Mountaineers look to avoid a three-game skid with an upset in the Bounce House

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here but, for the uninitiated, we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks, and don’t be a troll.


Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023

Time: Noon ET

Location: FBC Mortgage Stadium, Orlando, Florida


Channel: FS1

Announcers: Eric Collins (PBP) and Devin Gardner (Analyst)

Online Streaming: Fox Sports with a valid cable subscription

Mountaineer fans can also catch all the action on fuboTV. fuboTV is an over-the-top streaming service that carries all the major networks, including CBS, NBC, FOX, and now....the ESPN Disney networks! It also carries ABC, CBS Sports Network, FS1, SEC Network, and more. fuboTV comes with a cloud DVR feature, so you can record the game and watch it later.

Sign up for a free seven-day trial of fuboTV by following THIS LINK.

Radio: Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG (Radio Affiliates) | WVU Gameday App (Apple | Android)

SiriusXM Satellite Radio will also be broadcasting the game on SiriusXM Channel 380 or online at

Radio Announcers: Tony Caridi (PBP), Dwight Wallace (analyst), Jed Drenning (sideline), Andrew Caridi, and John Antonik (Pre/Postgame Show)

Betting Odds: UCF -7, Total 59.5 via DraftKings Sportsbook

Reminder: It is against site policy to post links to illegal streams in the comments.


Where are they from? Orlando, FL

Series History: West Virginia leads the all-time series, 2-0. The Mountaineers won the last meeting on September 11, 2004, 45-20.

2022 Record: 9-5 (6-2 AAC), lost to Duke, 30-13, in the Military Bowl

Current Record: 3-4 (0-4 Big 12), lost to No. 6 Oklahoma last week, 31-29.

Head Coach: Gus Malzahn (3rd season)

NCAA Football: Central Florida at Oklahoma Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports


Follow along with us on Twitter @smokingmusket for running commentary and join us over on The Smoking Musket Varsity Club Discord.


Find a warm, comfortable spot, grab a favorite beverage or threeve, and join in on the running commentary, random observations, silly images, gifs, snark, wit, bitches, complaints, moans, groans, cheers, celebration and jubilation in the comments section below.

And, as always...