Lewis Sullivan scored 18 points with 10 rebounds and Tavin Lovan threw down a powerful tomahawk dunk that gave UAB the lead for good, defeating UTEP 76-63 Thursday night.
2019 SeasonAll times ET
- 11/6W 75-67
- 11/14W 75-68
- 11/18WESW 77-47
- 11/2214L 81-63
- 11/23L 74-51
- 11/25W 68-58
- 11/29W 67-57
- 12/4W 73-67
- 12/8L 94-76
- 12/158L 75-71
- 12/18W 76-49
- 12/21L 74-73
- 12/29ARMCW 75-67
- 1/3W 67-50
- 1/5W 84-65
- 1/10L 64-53
- 1/12L 73-68
- 1/17W 76-63
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- Full Schedule
- UAB forward Lee declares for NBA draft
- Two players suspended after La. Tech-UAB melee
- Former UAB player Moore dies in Macedonia
- UAB gives Robert Ehsan 5-year deal worth $450,000 annually
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 junior forward William Lee has submitted his name to the NBA draft but hasn't hired an agent.
Louisiana Tech's Jacobi Boykins and UAB's Hakeem Baxter have been suspended by Conference USA for their involvement in a benches-clearing melee Thursday.
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.
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.
New UAB men's basketball coach Robert Ehsan has received a five-year contract worth at least $450,000 annually.
UAB has promoted assistant Robert Ehsan to head coach. He will replace Jerod Haase, who left to take over at Stanford.
Rockets guard Jason Terry told KRIV-TV on Sunday that he has been told by UAB that he is no longer being considered for the school's head coaching vacancy.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Collinsworth, so disrespectful
Kyle Collinsworth threw down this vicious alley with no remorse for the UAB defender in his way. (Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN)