1991 UAB Blazers football team

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1991 UAB Blazers football
Conference Independent
1991 record 4–3–2
Head coach Jim Hilyer
Home stadium Legion Field
1992 →

The 1991 UAB Blazers football team represented the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in the college football season of 1991, and was the first team fielded by the school. The Blazers' head coach was Jim Hilyer, who entered the season as UAB's first head coach. They played their home games at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama and competed as a Division III Independent. The Blazers finished their inaugural season with a record of four wins, three losses and two ties (4–3–2).[1]


Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 7 at Millsaps Alumni Field • Jackson, MS L 0–28   1,000
September 14 Evangel Legion FieldBirmingham, AL L 10–28   5,132
September 21 at Washington and Lee Wilson Field • Lexington, VA W 34–21   3,183
September 28 at Hampden–Sydney Lewis C. Everett Stadium • Hampden Sydney, VA T 35–35   5,125
October 12 Lindenwood Legion Field • Birmingham, AL T 17–17   6,207
October 19 at Charleston Southern Buccaneer FieldCharleston, SC W 33–19   3,600
October 26 Ferrum Legion Field • Birmingham, AL L 7–35   5,579
November 9 Hastings Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 9–7   4,157
November 16 Clinch Valley Legion Field • Birmingham, AL W 25–6   2,226
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Central Time.


  1. ^ "2008 UAB Football Media Guide: Records & History I". University of Alabama at Birmingham Sports Information. Retrieved 2008-09-19. 
  2. ^ 2008 UAB Football Media Guide: Records & History I