LEGACY ARENA, BIRMINGHAM - The UAB Blazers are going to the dance - the Big Dance - after defeating Middle Tennessee State University 73-60 in the Conference USA championship game Saturday afternoon at Legacy Arena in Birmingham. UAB broke open a tight game in the first half and dominated for the rest of the game.
by Larry Powell LEGACY ARENA, BIRMINGHAM -- UAB blew a 15-point, second-half lead to allow Louisiana Tech to tie the game and go to overtime. But then the Blazers dominated the extra period and defeated the Bulldogs 72-62 Friday night at the C-USA tournament. The win puts the team into the ...
by Larry Powell LEGACY ARENA, BIRMINGHAM -- Nick Norton forced a five-second turnover and Robert Brown hit a shot in the final minute to propel UAB to a 53-52 win over the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Thursday night in Birmingham.
by Larry Powell BARTOW ARENA -- UAB blew a double-digit, second-half lead but held on to defeat Middle Tennessee 100-95 in triple overtime Saturday afternoon at Bartow Arena. Six Blazers scored in double figures as the balanced attack proved too much for the Raiders.