Florida vs Miami game sets Sun Life Stadium attendance record

Photo: Robert Mayer-USA TODAY Sports

Photo: Robert Mayer-USA TODAY Sports

Hated in-state rivals Miami and Florida had not played each other since 2008, and will not be facing off again after Saturday for the foreseeable future.

Fans understood the historical significance of such scheduling, and showed up to Sun Life Stadium in droves. In fact, the program saw a new record set for attendance.