The UAB Blazers playing on Homecoming and for Children's Harbor look solid Saturday at Legion field against Old Dominion, winning handily and improving to 6-1 on the season, 3-1 in Conference USA play.
UAB football is continuing to make a difference in the Birmingham area. The Blazers traded in their helmets and pads for paintbrushes and shovels to help renovate a home in Fairfield for Habitat for Humanity.
Looking to build upon its best season in school history, the UAB football team will culminate its spring season with the Pepsi Spring Game on Saturday, April 6 at Legion Field. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
UAB football held a special graduation for 15 seniors Monday night in Boca Raton, Florida. Due to UAB’s travel for the Boca Raton Bowl on Friday, 15 players were unable to attend UAB’s formal graduation over the weekend.
The UAB football team left for Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Friday afternoon. The Blazers will play Middle Tennessee State University Saturday in their first Conference USA Football Championship Game in program history.
The UAB Blazers have a chance to put a huge exclamation point on their season on Saturday. A win over Southern Miss gives the program, which did not exist two years ago, the Conference USA Western division title.