Salabama 78
UAB 92
Date of game: 12/8/2012

Recap: UAB vs. South Alabama

Birmingham, AL (Sports Network) - Jordan Swing paced five Blazers in double figures with 18 points as UAB rolled over the South Alabama Jaguars, 92-78, in non-conference action at Bartow Arena.

Fahro Alihodzic shot 8-of-12 from the field en route to 17 points for UAB (5-5), which had lost its previous two matchups. Preston Purifoy scored 14 points, Robert Williams tallied 13 points and eight rebounds, and Isiah Jones logged 12 points and eight assists.

For South Alabama (4-5), Augustine Rubit led all scorers with 24 points and hauled in 11 rebounds. Xavier Roberson had 18 points, and Freddie Goldstein chipped in 13 for the Jaguars, who have lost back-to-back games.

UAB got out to a comfortable 46-27 lead at intermission behind 51.3 percent field goal shooting. South Alabama made just 10-of-33 (.303) from the floor in the opening half.

The Blazers led by as many as 28 in the second half. The Jaguars went on a run late in the game to get closer, but they never got to within single-digits of the lead after halftime.

South Alabama committed 20 turnovers and connected on just 7-of-27 from three- point range.

Game Notes

Goldrich, Edmonds headline FCS players of week

It's a big step going from a time share to complete ownership, but it seems like New Hampshire quarterback Sean Goldrich has made the transition.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Keselowski peaking at right time

After winning the regular season finale at Richmond and then the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup at Chicagoland, Brad Keselowski is proving he's the championship favorite.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.