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2005 UAB Blazers football team

The 2005 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season and was the 15th team fielded by the school. The Blazers' head coach was Watson Brown, who served his 11th season in the positions. They played their home games at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama, and competed as a member of Conference USA. The Blazers finished their tenth season at the I-A level, and seventh affiliated with a conference with a record of 5–6 (3–5 C-USA).[1]

2005 UAB Blazers football
ConferenceConference USA
DivisionEast Division
2005 record5–6 (3–5 C-USA)
Head coachWatson Brown (11th season)
Offensive coordinatorPat Sullivan (7th season)
Defensive coordinatorWayne Bolt (3rd season)
Home stadiumLegion Field
(Capacity: 71,594)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
UCF x   7 1         8 5  
Southern Miss   5 3         7 5  
Memphis   5 3         7 5  
East Carolina   4 4         5 6  
Marshall   3 5         4 7  
UAB   3 5         5 6  
West Division
Tulsa x$   6 2         9 4  
UTEP   5 3         8 4  
Houston   4 4         6 6  
SMU   4 4         5 6  
Tulane   1 7         2 9  
Rice   1 7         1 10  
Championship: Tulsa 44, Central Florida 27
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 311:30 a.m.at No. 3 Tennessee*JP SportsL 10–17107,529
September 107:00 p.m.at Troy*W 27–722,299
September 176:00 p.m.Jacksonville State*W 35–2823,109
October 16:00 p.m.Rice
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
W 45–2610,580
October 86:00 p.m.SMU 
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
L 27–2823,255
October 154:00 p.m.at MarshallL 19–2027,182
October 217:00 p.m.Southern Miss
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
ESPNL 28–3731,363
November 16:30 p.m.at MemphisESPN2W 37–2047,669
November 123:00 p.m.UCF
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
CSTVL 21–2712,199
November 195:05 p.m.at No. 24 UTEPW 35–2347,967
November 2611:00 a.m.at East CarolinaL 23–3126,990
  • *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 21, 2008.