UAB bowl game cancelled after South Carolina backs out due to COVID-19

UAB bowl game cancelled after South Carolina backs out due to COVID-19
Tuesday, South Carolina dropped out the Gasparilla Bowl due to COVID-19 issues. (Source: UAB Athletics)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The organizer of the Gasparilla Bowl announced Tuesday evening that the bowl game for this year has been cancelled.

UAB was set to play South Carolina until the Gamecocks opted out of the bowl because of COVID-19 issues.

The Blazers end their 2020 season with a 6-3 record and a 22-13 win in the Conference USA championship over Marshall, marking the Blazers’ second conference title in three years.

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