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The 2000 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the college football season of 2000, and was the tenth team fielded by the school. The Blazers' head coach was Watson Brown, who entered his sixth season as UAB's head coach. They played their home games at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama, and competed as a member of Conference USA. The Blazers finished their fifth season at the I-A level, and their second affiliated with a conference with a record of 7–4 (3–4 C-USA).[1]

2000 UAB Blazers football
ConferenceConference USA
DivisionEast Division
2000 record7–4 (3–4 C-USA)
Head coachWatson Brown (6th season)
Offensive coordinatorPat Sullivan (2nd season)
Home stadiumLegion Field
(Capacity: 83,091)
Seasons
← 1999
2001 →
2000 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Louisville $   6 1         9 3  
East Carolina   5 2         8 4  
Cincinnati   5 2         7 5  
Southern Miss   4 3         8 4  
UAB   3 3         7 4  
Tulane   3 4         6 5  
Memphis   2 5         4 7  
Houston   2 5         3 8  
Army   1 6         1 10  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 77:00 p.m.Chattanooga*CSSW 20–1518,000
September 167:00 p.m.at Kansas*L 20–2328,500
September 237:00 p.m.at LSU*WABMW 13–1085,339
September 302:30 p.m.Louisiana–Lafayette*
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
W 47–222,000
October 72:30 p.m.Louisville
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
L 17–3818,000
October 142:30 p.m.Memphis
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL (Battle for the Bones)
W 13–915,000
October 213:00 p.m.Middle Tennessee State* 
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
CSSW 14–913,000
October 282:30 p.m.at East CarolinaWABMW 16–1328,537
November 412:00 p.m.at CincinnatiL 21–3319,581
November 112:30 p.m.No. 25 Southern Miss
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
L 30–33 OT25,000
November 1812:00 p.m.at ArmyW 27–735,267
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time
Schedule Source: 2008 UAB Football Media Guide: Records & History I

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2008 UAB Football Media Guide: Records & History I". University of Alabama at Birmingham Sports Information. Archived from the original on 2008-09-28. Retrieved September 19, 2008.