2004 UAB Blazers football team

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2004 UAB Blazers football
2004 Hawaii Bowl vs. Hawaii, L, 40–59
Conference Conference USA East Division
2004 record 7–5 (5–3 C-USA)
Head coach Watson Brown
Home stadium Legion Field
Seasons
« 2003 2005 »
2004 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#6 Louisville   8 0         11 1  
Memphis   5 3         8 4  
Southern Miss   5 3         7 5  
Cincinnati   5 3         7 5  
UAB   5 3         7 5  
TCU   3 5         5 6  
Tulane   3 5         5 6  
South Florida   3 5         4 7  
Houston   3 5         3 8  
East Carolina   2 6         2 9  
Army   2 6         2 9  
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2004 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the college football season of 2004, and was the fourteenth team fielded by the school. The Blazers' head coach was Watson Brown, who entered his tenth 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 ninth season at the I-A level, and sixth affiliated with a conference with a record of 7–5 (5–3 C-USA). The Blazers also made their first ever bowl appearance at the 2004 Hawaii Bowl where they were defeated 40–59 by Hawaii.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 6:00 PM Baylor* Legion FieldBirmingham, AL W 56–14   21,080
September 18 5:30 PM at Florida State* Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL L 7–34   81,825
September 25 6:00 PM Memphis Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Battle for the Bones) ESPNGP W 35–28   27,192
October 2 6:00 PM at Cincinnati Nippert StadiumCincinnati, OH W 30–27   21,053
October 9 1:30 PM at Mississippi State* Davis Wade StadiumStarkville, MS W 27–13   32,310
October 15 7:00 PM TCU Legion Field • Birmingham, AL ESPN W 41–25   33,280
October 23 2:30 PM at Tulane #24 Tad Gormley StadiumNew Orleans, LA L 55–59   22,541
November 3 6:30 PM South Florida Legion Field • Birmingham, AL L 20–45   9,220
November 13 3:00 PM Houstondagger Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 20–7   13,240
November 20 12:00 PM at Army Michie StadiumWest Point, NY W 20–14   27,706
November 27 2:00 PM at Southern Miss M. M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS L 21–26   25,604
December 24 6:00 PM vs. Hawaii* Aloha StadiumHonolulu, HI (Hawaii Bowl) ESPN L 40–59   39,754
*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.