2000 UAB Blazers football team

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2000 UAB Blazers football
Conference Conference USA East Division
2000 record 7–4 (3–4 C-USA)
Head coach Watson Brown
Home stadium Legion Field
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

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]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 7 7:00 PM Chattanooga* Legion FieldBirmingham, AL CSS W 20–15   18,000
September 16 7:00 PM at Kansas* Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS L 20–23   51,907
September 23 7:00 PM at LSU* Tiger StadiumBaton Rouge, LA WABM W 13–10   85,339
September 30 2:30 PM Louisiana–Lafayette* Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 47–2   22,000
October 7 2:30 PM Louisville Legion Field • Birmingham, AL L 17–38   18,000
October 14 2:30 PM Memphis Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Battle for the Bones) W 13–9   15,000
October 21 3:00 PM Middle Tennessee State*dagger Legion Field • Birmingham, AL CSS W 14–9   13,000
October 28 2:30 PM at East Carolina Dowdy–Ficklen StadiumGreenville, NC WABM W 16–13   28,537
November 4 12:00 PM at Cincinnati Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH L 21–33   19,581
November 11 2:30 PM #25 Southern Miss Legion Field • Birmingham, AL L 30–33 OT  25,000
November 18 12:00 PM at Army Michie StadiumWest Point, NY W 27–7   35,267
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.
Schedule Source: 2008 UAB Football Media Guide: Records & History I

References[edit]

  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.