UAB is looking to avenge an 88-86 road loss to FAU.
UAB gets 20 points each from KJ Buffen and Ledarrius Brewer in the win at Rice.
Sione Ta'ufo'ou has handled a variety of roles during his football coaching career.
UAB shoots 36% from the field and 1 of 10 on 3-pointers in the loss to North Texas.
UAB dropped four of its past five games but the pieces are there to turn things around, even if injured standout Jelly Walker misses another contest.
UAB ended a three-game losing skid by beating Louisiana Tech in a Conference USA game on the road.
UAB football coach Trent Dilfer will retain Lyle Henley as the program's director of athletic performance. Henley has served in that role since 2016.
UAB, which is 10-2, looks to improve to 2-0 with a home game against UTEP on Thursday night.
Incoming UAB head football coach Trent Dilfer was in the Bahamas for the Blazers' appearance in the Hometown Lenders Bahamas Bowl game.
UAB running back DeWayne McBride is the nation's leading rusher.
Bryant Vincent, who has one more game in his tenure as the UAB football interim head coach, is focused on preparing his team to win the Bahamas Bowl.
LSU quarterback Jayden Daniels accounts for more than 400 yards in a 41-10 win over LSU.
The Battle for the Bones against Memphis will take place at Protective Stadium during UAB’s first season as a member of the American Athletic Conference.
UAB athletic director Mark Ingram said he hopes to have a permanent football head coach in place about two weeks before the early signing period begins on Dec. 21.
Brody Dalton, who played on Fyffe High teams that won 45 consecutive games, has all-conference potential, according to UAB head coach Bryant Vincent.
Rice head coach Mike Bloomgren had a lot to say about last year's upset win over UAB at Protective Stadium.
Official word came Monday that Bryant Vincent will serve as UAB’s interim head football coach during the 2022 season.
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