Webb scores 4 TDs as UAB burns UTEP 38-33
EL PASO, Texas (AP)—Senior quarterback Joe Webb threw for two touchdowns, ran one and caught a pass for another as Alabama at Birmingham snapped a two-game losing streak and defeated Texas at El Paso 38-33 on Saturday.
UAB moved to 3-5 overall and 3-2 in Conference USA play, while UTEP slipped to 3-5 and 2-2.
Webb scored the first of his TDs with a 53-yard run in the second quarter. A few minutes later he connected with Roddell Carter for a 34-yard scoring pass.
Next, Webb was on the receiving end of a 14-yard TD pass by David Isabelle, also in the second quarter.
Finally, Webb found Mario Wright four a 6-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter.
Overall, he finished 313 total yards—172 on 20 rushes, 127 on eight pass completions, and 14 on one reception.
UTEP’s Donald Buckram came up with a few ways to score too. He had touchdown runs of 26 and 2 yards, and he caught a 30-yard touchdown pass from Trevor Vittatoe.