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B.J. Penn, Jon Fitch make weight

Updated: February 26, 2011, 7:41 AM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

SYDNEY -- It isn't likely B.J. Penn will fight Jon Fitch at UFC 127 with jeans on.

But weight-wise, he could if he wanted to.

Wearing jeans, Penn (16-7-1) weighed-in at 167.2 pounds during Saturday's official UFC 127 weigh-in at Acer Arena. Fitch (23-3) came in at 169.8 pounds. Both were under the welterweight limit of 171 pounds.

Penn, who holds a 2-3 record as a welterweight, looked excited to be on the stage during the weigh-in, which was packed with Australian fans.

"This ...

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