2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
1st in C-USA W
276d

Benjamin leads UAB past Southern U. 88-46

— Jalen Benjamin had 15 points to lead seven UAB players in double figures as the Blazers extended their season-opening win streak to seven games, rolling past Southern 88-46 on Wednesday night. Tyreek Scott-Grayson and Quan Jackson added 13 points...

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Courtside: Greenberg and Dakich talk to Mike Tirico, LeVelle Moton and Andy Kennedy

It's a loaded episode of Courtside. Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich first talk to broadcaster Mike Tirico about his days calling Big Ten basketball with Dan, Hubie Brown's straight talk with NBA coaches and John Gruden (5:26). Then, the guys talk to North Carolina Central's head coach Levelle Moton about starting his career as a middle school teacher and his long list of prominent mentees (33:42). Finally, UAB's head coach Andy Kennedy stops by to discuss returning to coach at his alma mater in the middle of a pandemic and the story of Gene Bartow going from UCLA to UAB (48:14).

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UAB turns to former Ole Miss coach Kennedy

Andy Kennedy, who was the heavy favorite to get the job, has experience with the program, having played and coached in Birmingham.

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.6Tied-154th
Rebounds Per Game36.7118th
Assists Per Game10.6382nd
Points Allowed60.3

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record10-15
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances15