• UAB gives Robert Ehsan 5-year deal worth $450,000 annually - New UAB men's basketball coach Robert Ehsan has received a five-year contract worth at least $450,000 annually. Apr 20
  • UAB elevates Rob Ehsan to become men's basketball coach UAB's nine-day search for a head men's basketball coach ended with the promotion of assistant Robert Ehsan. Apr 4
  • UAB, Haase agree to new 6-year contract Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - UAB head men's basketball coach Jerod Haase, who guided the Blazers to the 2015 Conference USA Tournament championship and into the third round of the NCAA Tournament, has received a new six-year contract worth $1 million per year. Mar 25
  • UCLA beats UAB to reach Sweet 16 Louisville, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - The UCLA Bruins will play in the Sweet 16 for the second straight year after beating the UAB Blazers 92-75 in an NCAA Tournament South Region battle. Mar 21
  • Spot in Sweet 16 awaits winner of UAB vs. UCLA Louisville, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - A pair of teams that pulled off upsets on Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament will clash head-to-head Saturday, as the 14th- seeded UAB Blazers take on the 11th-seeded UCLA Bruins in a South Region battle at the KFC Yum! Center. Mar 21
  • UAB topples Iowa State for first upset of tourney Louisville, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - William Lee's jumper with 24 seconds left gave Alabama-Birmingham the lead for good, as the 14th-seeded Blazers upset third-seeded Iowa State, 60-59, in second-round action of the NCAA Tournament. Mar 19
  • Cyclones start tournament in showdown with Blazers Louisville, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - The second round of the NCAA Tournament begins Thursday and includes a matchup pitting the 14th-seeded UAB Blazers against the third-seeded Iowa State Cyclones in South Regional action from the KFC Yum! Center. Mar 19
  • UAB buries Middle Tennessee to claim C-USA crown Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - Robert Brown's 22 points helped UAB punch its NCAA Tournament ticket with a 73-60 win over Middle Tennessee in the championship game of the Conference USA Tournament. Mar 14
  • Blue Raiders, Blazers collide in C-USA title match Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - The 2014-15 Conference USA champion will be crowned on Saturday afternoon as the sixth-seeded Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders clash with the fourth-seeded UAB Blazers in the tournament final at Legacy Arena. Mar 14
  • Paige, No. 20 UNC cruise to win over UAB Chapel Hill, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Marcus Paige scored 16 points to lead all scorers and help No. 20 North Carolina beat UAB, 89-58, on Saturday. Dec 27
  • Tar Heels play host to Blazers Chapel Hill, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Returning to work after a seven-day holiday break, the 20th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels will play host to the UAB Blazers in a non-conference matchup at the Dean E. Smith Center on Saturday afternoon. Dec 27
  • No. 22 UCLA cruises past UAB Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork.com) - Isaac Hamilton made 5-of-9 shots from beyond the arc and scored 21 points to lead No. 22 UCLA to an 88-76 win over UAB in the Battle 4 Atlantis. Nov 29
  • Bruins battle Blazers Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork.com) - The 22nd-ranked UCLA Bruins and the UAB Blazers will try to salvage their stays in the Battle 4 Atlantis on Friday night in the seventh-place game at Imperial Arena. Nov 28
  • Chiozza powers No. 18 Florida past UAB Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork.com) - The 18th-ranked Gators got an unexpected boost from freshman Chris Chiozza, who came off the bench and supplied 13 points with six steals in Florida's 56-47 win over UAB in the second round of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Nov 27
  • Gators get back to work against Blazers Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork.com) - In the consolation side of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament bracket, the UAB Blazers and the 18th-ranked Florida Gators will do battle at Imperial Arena on Thursday night. Nov 27
  • No. 2 Wisconsin throttles UAB Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork.com) - Frank Kaminsky had 16 points and eight rebounds and No. 2 Wisconsin took care of UAB, 72-43, in the opening round of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Nov 26
  • Blazers seek upset of second-ranked Badgers Nassau, Bahamas (SportsNetwork.com) - The No. 2 team in the land takes the court in the Battle 4 Atlantis on Wednesday evening, as the Wisconsin Badgers square off against the UAB Blazers. Nov 26
  • Frazier, UAB knock off No. 16 UNC Chad Frazier had 25 points and the Blazers defeated No. 16 North Carolina 63-59 on Sunday night. Dec 2
  • Tar Heels hit road to challenge Blazers Birmingham, AL (SportsNetwork.com) - Coming off their biggest win of the season, the 16th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels hope to take that momentum into a Sunday evening showdown with the UAB Blazers at Bartow Arena. Dec 1
  • Lobos need 2 OTs to top UAB Charleston, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Kendall Williams scored 29 points and dished out 10 assists, as the 19th-ranked New Mexico Lobos survived to beat UAB 97-94 in two overtimes in the Charleston Classic. Nov 21