UAB Blazers

UAB Blazers

1st CUSA FBS | 4-2
  • Passing Yards
    44th
    236.3 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    28th
    179.3 RYPG
  • Total Yards Per Game
    38th
    415.5 YPG
  • Louisiana-Lafayette snaps UAB's 21-game home winning streak
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Louisiana-Lafayette snaps UAB's 21-game home winning streak

    Levi Lewis threw for two touchdowns, Chris Smith returned a kickoff 100 yards and Louisiana-Lafayette used two fourth-quarter interceptions to beat UAB 24-20 on Friday night, snapping the Blazers' 21-game home winning streak. ULL trailed the first three quarters before Pearse Migl caught his first pass of the season, going for a 9-yard touchdown, to give the Ragin' Cajuns a 24-20 lead with 6:35 left. On UAB’s next possession, Cameron Solomon intercepted Bryson Lucero’s deep pass.

  • Even with Butler's service unavailable, UL safeties feasted at UAB
    Opelousas Daily World

    Even with Butler's service unavailable, UL safeties feasted at UAB

    BIRMINGHAM – After a 24-20 UL win at UAB on Friday night at Legion Field, Ragin’ Cajuns safety Percy Butler said all he needed in a short postgame tweet. Shoutout to my brothers holding it down for me #godsplan,” Butler wrote. Butler was a key, late scratch from the Cajuns lineup.

  • Nikia Eason Jr. earns C-USA Player of the Week honors
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    Nikia Eason Jr. earns C-USA Player of the Week honors

    The Conference USA league office released its player of week awards Monday and the UAB Blazers received their second selection of the season. UAB linebacker Nikia Eason Jr. was named Special Teams Player of the Week for his role in a 37-14 win over Western Kentucky at Legion Field in Birmingham. Leading by 10 points early in the third quarter, Eason slipped through the Hilltopper protection line to block John Haggerty’s kick.