2013 UAB Blazers football team

The 2013 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the 2013 NCAA Division I FBS football season as a member of the East Division of Conference USA (C-USA). They were led by second year head coach Garrick McGee and played their home games at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. Not only was it another losing season, but it proved to be McGee's last as head coach, and the penultimate season for the team overall before being reinstated in 2017.

2013 UAB Blazers football
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ConferenceConference USA
DivisionEast Division
2013 record2–10 (1–7 C-USA)
Head coachGarrick McGee (2nd season)
Offensive coordinatorRichard Owens (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorReggie Johnson (2nd season)
Home stadiumLegion Field
(Capacity: 71,594)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Marshall x   7 1         10 4  
East Carolina   6 2         10 3  
Middle Tennessee   6 2         8 5  
Florida Atlantic   4 4         6 6  
UAB   1 7         2 10  
Southern Miss   1 7         1 11  
FIU   1 7         1 11  
West Division
Rice x$   7 1         10 4  
UTSA   6 2         7 5  
North Texas   6 2         9 4  
Tulane   5 3         7 6  
Louisiana Tech   3 5         4 8  
Tulsa   2 6         3 9  
UTEP   1 7         2 10  
Championship: Rice 41, Marshall 24
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
August 316:00 p.m.at Troy*ESPN3L 31–34 OT21,398
September 76:00 p.m.at No. 9 LSU*ESPNUL 17–5690,037
September 212:00 p.m.Northwestern State*W 52–288,723
September 286:30 p.m.at Vanderbilt*ESPN3L 24–5232,467
October 52:00 p.m.Florida Atlantic
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
L 23–3711,319
October 126:30 p.m.at FIUCSSW 27–2415,696
October 264:00 p.m.at UTSATWCSCL 31–5225,391
November 212:00 p.m.Middle Tennessee
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
FSNL 21–2420,483
November 911:00 a.m.at MarshallCSSL 14–5622,321
November 161:00 p.m.at East CarolinaWITNL 14–6342,603
November 216:30 p.m.Rice
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
FS1L 34–37 OT5,831
November 3012:00 p.m.Southern Miss
  • Legion Field
  • Birmingham, AL
L 27–626,383
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time
  • Schedule source:[1]

AwardsEdit

Jamarcus Nelson:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "UAB Announces 2013 Football Schedule". University of Alabama at Birmingham Athletics. February 1, 2013. Retrieved February 9, 2013.