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National links: Saying goodbye to UAB football

ESPN (blog) - 02 Dec 2014
It's an absolute shame what is going on at UAB. As of Tuesday, UAB's football program is shutting down after 24 years. Despite a 6-6 season, UAB became just the second school to drop a Football Bowl Subdivision/Division I football program since Pacific ...
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Inside UAB football's recruiting process - 10 Oct 2018
From the beginning, UAB has had to work hard to find hidden gems in the recruiting process. The Blazers have huge success stories -- Roddy White, Joe Webb and Jordan Howard, to name three -- but the football program has never been known for its ...
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UAB football looking to make school history this weekend - 08 Oct 2018
BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT)-- After taking over sole possession of first place in the C-USA West Division with a victory over Louisiana Tech last weekend, the UAB football team is looking to make school history. If the Blazers get a win at Rice on Saturday ...
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This UAB Game Is For The Division (UPDATE)

Mean Green Nation - 16 Oct 2018
The Blazers of Birmingham are 3-0 with an opportunity to sew up the division by beating our North Texas Mean Green this Saturday. NT is 2-1 in league play after dominating Southern Miss. The lone loss was to Louisiana Tech in the 29th. Here are the ...
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UAB faces toughest test yet in La Tech's J'Mar Smith - 04 Oct 2018
It only gets tougher from here on out. The UAB football team is entering the gauntlet of its schedule as the Blazers hit the road holding a 3-1 record but with difficult challenges ahead. First up is a road game against a tough J'Mar Smith-led ...
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UAB can't afford letdown against Rice - 11 Oct 2018
Bill Clark and the UAB football team are no longer playing with house money. After dropping an inexplicable game at Coastal Carolina in the second week of the season, the Blazers are in control of their destiny in the Conference USA West division race ...
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Defense comes up big in huge UAB win over Louisiana Tech - 07 Oct 2018
The stars aligned for the UAB football team on Saturday night. More specifically, the two cornerbacks that share the star position aligned in a 28-7 win over Louisiana Tech that gave the Blazers possession of first place in the Conference USA West ...
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UAB football jerseys to honor Alabama children

Yellowhammer News - 22 Sep 2018
Mary Laslie Pike doesn't play football, but the 10-year-old from Homewood is among 100 youngsters whose names will be on the backs of UAB football players' jerseys as they host the second installment of their Children's Harbor Game. The contest, which ...
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Five things to know about UAB football heading into the bye week - 20 Sep 2018
BIRMINGHAM, Ala (UAB ATHLETICS) - As the UAB football team enters its bye week, here are five things to know about the Blazers after the first three weeks of 2018 season. RUSHING OFFENSE: The Blazers are Conference USA's No. 1 rushing offense and ...
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Louisiana Tech Hosts UAB in Budding Rivalry Game

Underdog Dynasty - 05 Oct 2018
“We have football.” That phrase was chanted at a C-USA basketball tournament game between the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and UAB Blazers in Birmingham in 2015. At that time, UAB was freshly without football thanks to the shutdown of the program at the ...
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LA Tech not overlooking winless UTEP

KTBS - 16 Oct 2018
"Looking back to UTSA last week, I was really proud of the bounce back performance of our football team after what we did with UAB out here at home. I am really proud of the leadership and the way the players kind of took over. You can see it happening ...
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How UAB easily handled Charlotte for 1st CUSA win - 30 Sep 2018
The UAB offense went cold in the second half but the defense more than made up for it in a 28-7 win over the Charlotte 49ers at Legion Field. The Blazers (3-1, 1-0) begin conference play with a win after going 2-1 in their first three non-conference ...

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