UAB Football announces fall schedule

UAB Football announces fall schedule
This week, UAB received news that out of the 176 football players and staff tested for COVID-19, they had zero positive cases. (Source: WBRC)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The UAB football program released the fall 2020 schedule starting with Central Arkansas on September 3.

The Blazers are expected to play a 2020 season but were faced with replacing three opponents, including find a new team to play in their season opener next month.

The UAB football team has added two home games to its 2020 schedule and will kick the season off in just two weeks on Thursday, Sept. 3, against Central Arkansas at 7 p.m.

The Blazers and Louisiana have also reached an agreement for a game at Legion Field on Friday, Oct. 23. These two additional games round out UAB’s 2020 slate with the Blazers set to play six home games at Legion Field. Both of these games are pending final contract approval.

2020 UAB SCHEDULE:

Sept. 3 – Central Arkansas

Sept. 10 – at Miami

Sept. 19 – Bye

Sept. 26 – at South Alabama

Oct. 3 – UTSA*

Oct. 10 – at Rice*

Oct. 17 – WKU*

Oct. 23 – Louisiana

Oct. 31 – at Louisiana Tech*

Nov. 7 – Bye

Nov. 14 – North Texas*

Nov. 21 – at UTEP*

Nov. 28 – Southern Miss*

Home games in bold | * C-USA game

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