2012 UAB Blazers football team

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2012 UAB Blazers football
UAB logo.jpg
Conference Conference USA
East Division
2012 record 3–9 (2–6 C-USA)
Head coach Garrick McGee (1st year)
Offensive coordinator Jeff Brohm (1st year)
Defensive coordinator Reggie Johnson (1st year)
Home stadium Legion Field
(Capacity: 71,594)
Seasons
« 2011 2013 »
2012 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
UCF xy   7 1         10 4  
East Carolina x   7 1         8 5  
Marshall   4 4         5 7  
Memphis   4 4         4 8  
UAB   2 6         3 9  
Southern Miss   0 8         0 12  
West
Tulsa xy   7 1         10 3  
SMU   5 3         7 6  
Rice   4 4         7 6  
Houston   4 4         5 7  
UTEP   2 6         3 9  
Tulane   2 6         2 10  
Championship: Tulsa 33, UCF 27
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the 2012 NCAA Division I FBS football season as a member of the East Division of Conference USA (C-USA). They were led by first year head coach Garrick McGee and played their home games at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. The 2012 squad finished the season with a record of three wins and nine losses (3–9 overall, 2–6 in the C-USA).[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 11:00 AM Troy* Legion FieldBirmingham, AL (Rivalry) FCS L 29–39   28,612
September 15 6:00 PM at #9 South Carolina* Williams-Brice StadiumColumbia, SC SECRN L 6–49   77,963
September 22 11:00 AM at Ohio State* Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH BTN L 15–29   105,019
September 29 2:00 PM Tulsa Legion Field • Birmingham, AL L 42–49   13,196
October 6 2:00 PM SE Louisiana* Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 52–3   16,212
October 13 11:00 AM at Houston Robertson StadiumHouston, TX FSN L 17–39   25,242
October 20 6:00 PM East Carolina Legion Field • Birmingham, AL FCS L 35–42   12,403
October 27 2:30 PM at Tulane Mercedes-Benz SuperdomeNew Orleans, LA L 45–55   12,531
November 3 6:30 PM at Southern Miss M. M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS (Rivalry) CSS/CSNH W 27–19   22,874
November 10 3:30 PM Marshall Legion Field • Birmingham, AL CSS/CSNH W 38–31   11,981
November 17 1:00 PM Memphis Legion Field • Birmingham, AL (Battle for the Bones) L 9–46   9,219
November 24 11:00 AM at UCF Bright House Networks StadiumOrlando, FL FSN L 24–49   28,602
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

Game notes[edit]

Troy[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Trojans 10 7 15 7 39
Blazers 0 7 16 6 29
Overall record Last meeting Result
4–5 2011 TROY, 24–23


@ South Carolina[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Blazers 3 3 0 0 6
#9 Gamecocks 7 14 14 14 49
Overall record Last meeting Result
0–2 2008 SOCAR, 26–13


@ Ohio State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Blazers 6 6 0 3 15
Buckeyes 0 21 0 8 29
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting


Tulsa[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Golden Hurricane 21 14 7 7 49
Blazers 14 7 7 14 42
Overall record Last meeting Result
0–3 2011 TULSA, 37–20


Southeastern Louisiana[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 0 3 0 0 3
Blazers 21 10 7 14 52
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting


@ Houston[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Blazers 7 3 0 7 17
Cougars 10 6 20 3 39
Overall record Last meeting Result
4–4 2011 HOU, 56–13


East Carolina[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Pirates 7 6 14 15 42
Blazers 0 14 7 14 35
Overall record Last meeting Result
4–7 2011 ECU, 28–23


@ Tulane[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Blazers 7 10 14 14 45
Green Wave 14 17 7 17 55
Overall record Last meeting Result
4–4 2011 TUL, 49–10


@ Southern Miss[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Blazers 0 0 14 13 27
Golden Eagles 0 16 3 0 19
See also: 2012 UAB Blazers football team
Overall record Last meeting Result
3–9 2011 UAB, 34–31


Marshall[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Thundering Herd 7 0 7 17 31
Blazers 14 10 7 7 38
Overall record Last meeting Result
1–6 2011 MARSH, 59–14


Memphis[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Tigers 21 7 3 15 46
Blazers 0 3 0 6 9
Overall record Last meeting Result
10–4 2011 UAB, 41–35


@ UCF[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Blazers 0 10 7 7 24
Knights 14 21 7 7 49
Overall record Last meeting Result
2–7 2011 UAB, 26–24


References[edit]

  1. ^ Champlin, Drew (November 24, 2012). "Perry provides spark, but UAB falls to UCF". The Birmingham News (Birmingham, Alabama: AL.com). Retrieved November 25, 2012.