UAB knocked out of NCAA tourney

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - They fought their way in, but UAB could not hold on in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Tuesday night. The Blazers lost 70 to 52 against Clemson.

Win or lose, fans came out to show their support for UAB. They packed out Bartow Arena where the game was shown on the Jumbotron.

The event was organized by the UAB Atheltics Department. Free snacks and drinks were even provided.

Despite the loss, fans say they are the proud the Blazers made it this far.

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