2019 SeasonAll times ET

2019 Schedule
11-7, 4th in C-USA
UAB's game-tying 3 sends it to OT (0:19)
UAB takes 2nd-half lead with Perry's 3-pointer (0:15)

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

2019 prospect TJ Bickerstaff told ESPN that UConn, Memphis, UAB and Old Dominion have extended offers. A 6'7" forward with legitimate ball skills facing the basket, solid footwork, and a paint game.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

UT-Rio Grande Valley transfer Antonio Green told ESPN he's heard from Ole Miss, Miss State, Georgia Tech, UAB, Middle Tennessee and others.

UAB's Williams puts defender on a poster (0:19)
Jackson posterizies defender with ridiculous dunk (0:36)
Breakdown of Kansas's huge 83-63 win over UAB (2:06)
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UAB beats halftime buzzer vs. Kansas

The Jayhawks started this CBE Hall of Fame Classic matchup with a 20-1 lead, but after Deion Lavender beat the halftime buzzer with a layup, the Blazers trail only by 9.

UAB senior rises up for LeBron-like block (0:21)
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Former UAB player Moore dies in Macedonia

Former UAB player Cameron Moore, who joined Macedonian team AV Ohrid this week, died suddenly during his first practice session, local authorities said Wednesday.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Some potential scheduling for early-season tournaments: Coaches have confirmed the Hall of Fame matchups Nov. 19-20 at the Mohegan Sun: Duke-Penn State, Cincinnati-URI; CBE Nov. 21-22 in Kansas City with Kansas-UAB, GW-Georgia; The Legends Classic isn't official yet but at least one coach expects it to be Notre Dame-Colorado, Texas-Northwestern Nov. 21-22 in Brooklyn; The 2K Classic in NYC hasn't been announced yet either but the matchups being discussed most were Marquette-Michigan, SMU-Pitt for the Nov. 17-18 games at MSG; The Men Who Speak Up Main Event in Las Vegas Nov. 21-23 has found its fourth team as Saint Louis coach Travis Ford confirmed the Billikens replaced Minnesota to join BYU, Alabama and Valparaiso. The matchups aren't available yet. And Maui Invitational organizer Dave Odom said the Maui bracket will be announced on July 19.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mavs owner Mark Cuban on the coaching potential of Jason Terry, who interviewed for the UAB job Thursday: "I can see Jet being a coach. He knows the game. He's intense. He communicates well. Guys can relate to him. Yeah, I can definitely see it."

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Rockets' Terry interviews for UAB coaching job

Rockets guard Jason Terry, who is playing in his 16th season in the NBA, interviewed Thursday for the UAB men's basketball team's vacant head-coaching position.

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1029dJeff Goodman

Stanford hires UAB's Haase as head coach

Stanford has hired Jerod Haase, who spent the past four seasons at UAB and guided the Blazers to a stunning NCAA tournament upset in 2015, as its next head coach.

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Stanford expected to hire Jerod Haase

Haase will replace Johnny Dawkins, who was fired earlier this month, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello. Haase has been the coach at UAB and won an NCAA tournament game in 2015.

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No. 3 seeds from Big 12 have struggled

West Virginia became the fourth No. 3 seed from the Big 12 to lose in the round of 64 over the past two seasons.

Biggest tournament upsets: No. 4

Last season, third-seeded Iowa State was a 14-point favorite over No. 14 UAB and jumped out to an early 10-point lead. But the Blazers closed the game on a 9-4 run in the final 1 minute, 40 seconds to win by one. Biggest upsets

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That's not good defense, UAB

The last Kyle Collinsworth dunk might still have UAB defenders a little too cautious because nobody even tried to stop him this time.

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Collinsworth, so disrespectful

Kyle Collinsworth threw down this vicious alley with no remorse for the UAB defender in his way. (Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN)

Team Stats

Points Per Game70.4
Rebounds Per Game38.1
Assists Per Game12.4
Points Allowed66.348th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record10-15
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances15