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Webb leads UAB past Memphis 31-21

Nov 14, 2009 - 10:47 PM MEMPHIS, Tenn.(AP) -- Joe Webb passed for 378 yards, threw three touchdowns and rushed for another score to lead Alabama-Birmingham to a 31-21 win over Memphis on Saturday.

Webb, who was 18-for-25 passing, ran for 52 yards on 21 carries for the Blazers (5-5, 4-2 Conference USA).

The game was tied at 7-7 with 14:03 left in the second quarter on Curtis Steele's 11-yard rushing score for the Tigers (2-8, 1-5).

But UAB pulled away with 24 straight points - Webb threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Nick Adams and a 26-yard passing score to Frantrell Forrest, Josh Zahn kicked a 27-yard field goal and Forrest caught a 12-yard TD from Webb.

Forrest finished with seven catches for 129 yards for UAB.

Memphis' Steele led his team with 107 yards on 20 carries, including a 7-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter. Will Hudgens passed for 333 yards and was sacked four times.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    UAB 7 14 10 0 31
    MEMPHIS 0 7 0 14 21 FINAL
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: UAB - TD, JOE WEBB 15 YD RUN (JOSH ZAHN
    KICK), 14:56. UAB 7-0
    2ND QUARTER: MEMPHIS - TD, CURTIS STEELE 11 YD RUN (MATT
    REAGAN KICK), 0:57. MEMPHIS
    7-7
    UAB - TD, NICK ADAMS

    Nov 14 3:56 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 31
    MEMPHIS 21 0:00 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Nov 14 3:56 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 31
    MEMPHIS 21 1:48 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 31, Memphis 21  4th - 1:48Nov 14 3:45 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 31
    MEMPHIS 14 4:34 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 31, Memphis 14  4th - 4:34Nov 14 3:37 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 31
    MEMPHIS 7 0:00 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Nov 14 3:16 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 31
    MEMPHIS 7 0:35 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 31, Memphis 7  3rd - 0:35Nov 14 3:12 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 24
    MEMPHIS 7 11:07 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 24, Memphis 7  3rd - 11:07Nov 14 2:46 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 21
    MEMPHIS 7 0:00 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Nov 14 2:16 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 21
    MEMPHIS 7 7:15 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 21, Memphis 7  2nd - 7:15Nov 14 2:00 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 14
    MEMPHIS 7 12:59 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 14, Memphis 7  2nd - 12:59Nov 14 1:47 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 7
    MEMPHIS 7 14:03 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 7, Memphis 7  2nd - 14:03Nov 14 1:43 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 7
    MEMPHIS 0 0:00 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Nov 14 1:36 PM


  • NCAAF
    UAB 7
    MEMPHIS 0 0:04 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Alabama-Birmingham 7, Memphis 0  1st - 0:04Nov 14 1:35 PM