2003 UAB Blazers football team

The 2003 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the college football season of 2003, and was the thirteenth team fielded by the school. The Blazers' head coach was Watson Brown, who entered his ninth 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 eighth season at the I-A level, and fifth affiliated with a conference with a record of 5–7 (4–4 C-USA).

2003 UAB Blazers football
ConferenceConference USA
DivisionEast Division
2003 record5–7 (4–4 C-USA)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorPat Sullivan (5th season)
Defensive coordinatorWayne Bolt (1st season)
Home stadiumLegion Field
(Capacity: 83,091)
Seasons
← 2002
2004 →
2003 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Southern Miss $   8 0         9 4  
No. 24 TCU   7 1         11 2  
Memphis   5 3         9 4  
Louisville   5 3         9 4  
South Florida   5 3         7 4  
Houston   4 4         7 6  
UAB   4 4         5 7  
Tulane   3 5         5 7  
Cincinnati   2 6         5 7  
East Carolina   1 7         1 11  
Army   0 8         0 13  
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 306:00 p.m.at Baylor*W 24–1928,732
September 46:00 p.m.Southern MissESPN2L 12–1744,669
September 136:00 p.m.Troy State*
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
L 9–2018,216
September 206:00 p.m.at South Carolina*L 10–4280,523
October 41:00 p.m.at MemphisW 24–1037,354
October 113:00 p.m.Cincinnati
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
W 31–1417,072
October 186:05 p.m.at No. 16 TCUCSSL 24–2728,927
October 2512:00 p.m.at No. 4 Georgia*L 13–1692,058
November 13:00 p.m.Army 
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
W 24–922,020
November 83:00 p.m.Tulane
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
CSSL 24–3814,213
November 226:00 p.m.at South FloridaCSSW 22–1930,216
November 294:00 p.m.at HoustonL 28–5615,120
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

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ReferencesEdit

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